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This residential institute will provide a learning space for campus teams to develop evidence-based action plans for initiatives fostering teaching that sparks engaged student learning.
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An article in ACE's The Presidency features NSSE data and discusses institutional initiatives to enhance engagement, increase inclusiveness, and create a healthy student life.
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ACE and NSSE are studying the relationship between institutional internationalization efforts and students' global learning.

Institutions participating in NSSE's Global Learning module are encouraged to respond to the ACE Mapping survey.
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Many students are not sufficiently challenged to do thier best work, and course challenge bears little relation to admission selectivity, survey finds.
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More than 315,000 students from 585 institutions in the US and Canada completed the survey. See a sample Institutional Report here.
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Read the Change magazine Editor's Choice article summarizing lessons from NSSE's first 13 years and features of the updated survey.
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With support from The Kresge Foundation and the Greater Texas Foundation, NSSE and the Center for Community College Student Engagement (CCCSE) have joined with Excelencia in Education to help 12 pairs of institutions strengthen Latino student engagement, transfer, and college completion.
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The independent assessment NSSE provides is invaluable as we continue to improve on our unique educational model.

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Read how 25 institutions used their updated NSSE results in Lessons from the Field: Using Data to Catalyze Change on Campus.

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