Challenging Issues Benefit from Collegial Collaboration
Postsecondary Institution Ratings System Symposium – February 6, 2014
Hans Peter L’Orange
Vice President for Research and Information Resources – State Higher Education Executive Officers
Thank you for the opportunity to participate in this important discussion and to share some thoughts on the proposed Postsecondary Institution Ratings System. I’m speaking today as a representative of the State Higher Education Executive Officers Association (SHEEO) but I’m also speaking based on my experience as an institutional data collector and user as well as someone connected to the state higher education agencies. I’d like to begin with a few general thoughts and then provide some input from several of those state agencies that have been involved in similar projects designed to provide information for both consumers and policymakers. Full text.