Past Events

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WCET Google Hangout with Anya Kamenetz

February 5th, 2015
Anya is the Author of The Test: Why Our Schools are Obsessed with Standardized Testing–But You Don’t Have to Be Standardized assessments test our children, our teachers, our schools—and increasingly, our patience.

Issues and Trends in Edtech in 2015

January 8th, 2015
In 2014 we saw an upswing in application of data analytics as predicted in the 2014 Horizon Report, an increase in competency-based education programs, and the slow continual die-off of MOOCs.

PAR Student Success Membership Offer for WCET Institutions

December 10th, 2014
PAR is a thriving, national collaborative born from WCET members dedicated to data-driven decision making and scalable improvements in student success. Now PAR invites WCET members to join the next wave of pioneers driving measurable improvements in student outcomes through a special Student Success Membership of the PAR Framework.

Lessons Learned with Institutional Data Analytics

October 9th, 2014
Institutions are in varying stages of data analytics initiatives, some have highly robust dashboards with comprehensive student interventions and many are just starting the conversations.

Law and Disorder: Revision and Laws Affected by the Internet

September 23rd, 2014
In the culinary world, the proper pairing of food and wine is the recipe for a memorable meal. WCET is delighted to announce the perfect pairing of two internationally known experts on information technology law and policy in higher education.

State Authorization for Military Students

August 20th, 2014
Navigating the Defense MOU and State Laws Join us for a WCET and State Authorization Network "Members Only" webcast on August 20 at 9:00 AM MDT.

Two Webcasts on State Authorization for Distance Education

August 14th, 2014
State Authorization for Distance Education: The Future for Regulations and Reciprocity A Series of Two Webcasts Offered in Partnership by M-SARA, OLC, UPCEA, and WCET

Boot Camp: Building Institutional Readiness for Data Analytics

June 17th, 2014 - June 20th, 2014
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Combating Fraud While Protecting Aid for True Students

May 21st, 2014
Institutions must have appropriate internal controls to prevent, detect, and report suspected fraud or abuse of federal financial aid funds. An October 2011 Dear Colleague Letter from the U.S.

Designing Alternative Pathways to Credentials

May 7th, 2014 - May 8th, 2014
Salt Lake City, UT   The WCET Leadership Summits are designed to bring together educational leaders and practitioners from forward-thinking institutions and enterprises that are actively pursuing answers to the big questions in higher education.