Quality in the Undergraduate Experience – What, How, Who?


Quality in the Undergraduate Experience: What Is It? How Is It Measured? Who Decides? Summary of a Workshop

New report from the US National Academies (downloadable free here) discusses a good list of topics and makes suggestions to enhance the quality of the UG experience, including these:

  • Definition and improvement of quality
  • Learning approaches inside & outside of the classroom
  • The role of IT, data and accreditation
  • Suggested actions (data collection, best practices and case studies, learning from other industries)