Education

The Top 5 Changes to the GED Test for 2014

Are you curious about the new GED test scheduled for release in 2014? Take a look at our video outlining five of the most impactful changes.

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Student Outcomes: Action Items

Earlier this year Wonderlic teamed up with the Imagine America Foundation (IAF) to conduct the Educational Benchmark Study. This study was designed to identify the factors that influence educational outcomes. More than 3,500 students participated.  Read more about Student Outcomes: Action Items

Reduce Student Loan Defaults Through Education

With the increased focus on student loan repayment rates and gainful employment, it’s more important than ever that schools take an active role in ensuring their students are prepared for not only the academic responsibilities of higher ed, but the financial ones as well.

Traditionally, lenders don’t help students create a monthly budget that includes their repayment obligations, and loan amortization schedules can be just a blur of numbers that don’t reveal the true impact of interest and lengthy repayment plans. Read more about Reduce Student Loan Defaults Through Education

APSCU 2012: Turning up the Heat!

The heat at this year’s APSCU Conference had little to do with Las Vegas, although temperatures in the 100’s certainly had Wednesday’s golfers sweating! Sessions were well-attended, the exhibit floor was busy throughout the conference, and Thursday evening’s reception and concert were met with enthusiasm.

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Top 5 Ways to Improve Student Completion

Many of your students might be facing external challenges that make it more difficult for them to complete their schooling. Learn how you can help them face those issues and finish school.  

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Student Satisfaction as it Relates to Outcomes

Earlier this year, Wonderlic and the Imagine America Foundation (IAF) teamed up to jointly conduct a research project on factors that influence student engagement. Results from this study will be used to develop educational benchmarks of student attitudes, opinions, performance, and satisfaction. These benchmarks will provide schools with ideas and markers to help their students have the best overall educational experience possible.

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The Top 8 Risk Factors that Impact Student Retention

Are dropouts a challenge for your school? In this short video, John Picone reviews the top 8 risk factors that influence student retention and offers some suggestions on how to minimize the impact they can have on your completion rate.

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