September 04, 2019

OECD/WSAC Project on the Labor Market Relevance and Outcomes of Higher Education


The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) is currently conducting a multinational study with the primary goals of (1) assessing the performance of higher education systems in developing graduates with relevant, durable, and transferable skills that are understood and trusted by employers, and (2) identifying policy choices for governments that can improve the capacity …

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Communities of Practice

August 14, 2019

States Represented at Communities of Practice Convenings

by Annahita Jimmerson

SHEEO’s Communities of Practice project is focused on increasing the capacity and utilization of state postsecondary data systems and providing a forum for states to work on solutions to common issues with those systems. Through the Communities of Practice project, SHEEO is developing an ongoing network of state postsecondary data users by providing opportunities for …

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Communities of Practice

June 12, 2019

Finding and Using Student Loan Data

by Nick Hillman and Ellie Bruecker, University of Wisconsin-Madison

This blog post outlines several data sources researchers and policy analysts can use to study student loan debt. It covers many of the standard sources to introduce readers who may be unfamiliar with the data landscape. But it also includes some less well-known sources that even the more experienced researcher might find useful for exploring. …

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