A collective of individuals, universities and employers committed to student-centered academic transformation. Curated and hosted by Education Design Lab, the Network fosters thoughtful dialogue, collaboration and solutions to challenges facing higher ed today.

Coach's Corner: An Inside Look Into The Seamless Transfer Pathways Challenge

As the Lab’s seamless transfer pathways coach, Leslie Daugherty speaks one-on-one with students, counselors, advisors, administrators, and more to dig deeper into transfer students stop-out. In this post, she shares some of her experiences and insights as she prepares campuses for four pilot launches by Fall 2018.

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Feb 21, 2019

7 schools. 400 students. 20 employers. 40 T-profiles. 14,000 frequent flier miles.

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The Lab’s Holiday Reading List

Dec 26, 2018

From our Lab family to yours, Happy Holidays and a very healthy New Year!

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Let’s stop calling everything AI: What automation in higher ed looks like today

Oct 11, 2018

We asked Brian Kathman, CEO of Signal Vine, to help innovators think through the hype, to talk about what automation solutions are available to schools today vs. the future of automation and/or AI.

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Coach’s Corner May 2018: An Inside Look Into The Seamless Transfer Pathways Challenge

May 16, 2018

As I sit on the plane, headed to our second convening at the University of North Texas where all the Seamless Transfer Pathways partners will come together to determine their pilot, I cannot help but be excited. I am confident each team has the research, prototypes, and motivation to select and build a pilot.

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Coach’s Corner January 2018: An Inside Look Into The Seamless Transfer Pathways Challenge

Jan 18, 2018

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Curated and hosted by Education Design Lab, the Network fosters thoughtful dialogue, collaboration and solutions to challenges facing higher ed today. We hope you’ll join us.

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The Innovator Network is a place for you to form connections with similarly motivated colleagues in higher ed, as well as other higher ed institutions and industry. The Network also serves as a community and sounding board for issues and opportunities that you and your institution face.