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The Philadelphia Higher Education Assessment Leaders (PHEAL) group was formed by Drexel University in 2014 in order to provide a forum for assessment practitioners in Philadelphia-area institutions to share best practices, offer presentations, invite guest speakers, and engage in topical discussions of mutual interest and currency. Additionally, PHEAL offers assessment professionals a platform with which to engage in advocacy activities on issues that impact the profession. Learn More

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Learning From Failure in Student-Success Programs

November 15, 2016
The Chronicle of Higher Education

Administrators are almost always happy to lead conference sessions about their institutions’ successes, but sessions centered on their failures are rare. You learn a lot from mistakes, sure, but standing up in a hotel ballroom to talk about how you and your colleagues screwed up — even with the best intentions — may not be a popular move back on campus.

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