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Save the Date: 16th Annual Assessment Conference

February 20, 2017

  Assessment. Networking. And, of course, Fun! LiveText cordially invites you to join us at the 16th Annual Assessment & Collaboration Conference in Chicago July 10 – 12. Network with an esteemed group of educators, specialists, and consultants at our yearly forum. Attendees will discuss and explore key trends in today’s higher education landscape, focused specifically on […]

Policy Matters: Teacher Induction Programs: Trends and Opportunities

February 13, 2017

The American Association of State Colleges and Universities published the following Policy Matters article over 10 years ago. The question is: Does participating in induction programs matter?… The answer is YES. It mattered 10 years ago, and it matters today. We need to move faster to make more significant progress in this area. Over the past couple […]

Is it Time to Re-assess your Assessment System?

February 6, 2017

Does your assessment technology do this? The complexities of delivering education is increasing. From traditional brick and mortar and distance education, to competency-based education, prior-learning, micro credentialing, badging, and co-curricular assessment, to ERG initiatives, LiveText understands that telling your institution’s story goes beyond assessment for compliance. With nearly 20 years of experience, LiveText has purposefully […]

“I have no more goals…Cheers Everyone!”

January 23, 2017

I just spent 4 months planning a huge surprise birthday party for my mother. She turned 60, so it was kind of a big deal. For these 4 months, 40 of her closest family and friends kept this big secret from her. Picture this: It’s the night of the party. She walks into the restaurant […]

#ChoosetoLearn with LiveText’s via Webinar!

January 16, 2017

Introduction to LiveText’s via™ Assessment System  #ChoosetoLearn February 2 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm CT Register Now Whether it’s fulfilling institutional assessment needs or student e-Portfolio development, LiveText’s new assessment solution, via™, is helping institutions like Pepperdine University and Point Loma Nazarene University instill a professional voice in students and providing them with a greater sense of […]

The Value of Becoming an LTAC Speaker

January 12, 2017

LTAC Speaker Spotlight: Southern Arkansas University The value of becoming a Conference speaker and how sharing your story can lead to more opportunity. In 2015 and 2016, Dr. Denise Moseley, Assistant Professor of Education and Director of Institutional Effectiveness at Southern Arkansas University, submitted an abstract for the LiveText Assessment Conference. The title of her proposal […]

Call for Proposals: LiveText’s 16th Annual Assessment Conference

January 3, 2017

Call for Proposals: LiveText’s 16th Annual Assessment Conference Deadline to submit: March 3, 2017 Each year, our Annual Conference provides a broad national framework and setting for approximately 300 higher education attendees — including presidents, provosts, accreditation and assessment directors, faculty, and policy leaders — to gain a deeper understanding of current research, trends, and […]

What’s the problem with our college graduates?

December 12, 2016

According to the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), over 1.8M students earned bachelor’s degrees in 2014. This kind of stat gets me thinking…with over one million new entrants into the job market, that’s some pretty stiff competition. Of course, some may apply and go directly to graduate school and some may forge alternate paths, but largely most […]

#ChoosetoLearn with our 2017 Best Practices in Assessment Webinar Series

November 29, 2016

Introducing our 2017 Assessment Webinar Series LiveText is happy to release its 2017 Best Practices Assessment Webinar Series schedule for the first quarter of next year. Presented by experts and leaders in higher education assessment and student learning, our series focuses on important topics in assessment, student success, and continuous improvement.  We invite you to plan […]

T’is the Season for Miscommunication

November 28, 2016

Nothing is so simple that it cannot be misunderstood. — Freeman Teague, Jr. The holidays are here! That means family and friend gatherings will begin to fill your calendars. And if your family is anything like my loud, large, no-topic-off-limits kind of family, then this also means that there will be a lot of talking, […]