Abundant Data on Campuses Should Be Refined and Shared
James Paterson, Education Dive
College and university departments, once protective of their data, are learning how to share information across silos and improve student outcomes in the process.
At Coppin State University in Baltimore, for example, silos prevented staff members from making informed decisions that could support student success. The university turned to Blackboard Analytics to “democratize” its data, and now a central dashboard makes all public information available to all employees.