Univ of Texas Plan to Enhance Excellence & Accountability


US universities face questions about cost, accountability, post-tenure review, and graduation rates. The University of Texas is doing something about it. In August 2012 they approved a plan to publish performance indicators (professors, student achievement, infrastructure, etc), see CHE – UofTexas Performance Plan Aug 2011 and this month, the Regents adopted a plan to  strengthen post-tenure reviews, see CHE – UofTexas Post Tenure Review Feb 2012.

UofTexas’ plan looks that they are effectively bringing accountability to their stakeholders. Worth reading.

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