Complimentary Webinars

We offer a number of complimentary webinars to help you learn how the SuccessNavigator® assessment can help you improve your institution's retention and completion rates as early as your next incoming class. To access any of the webinars listed below, fill out a request form. Once you complete the request, you will be directed to a webpage with links to view the webinars. You will also receive an email with a link in the event that you want to view them at a later date.

Webinars with Diverse Issues in Higher Education

Background vs. Behaviors: Understanding Underserved Populations through Noncognitive Assessment

In this ETS-sponsored Diverse: Issues in Higher Education webinar presented by Ross Markle, Ph.D., and Willis Walter, Ph.D., Vice President of Community Affairs/K-16 Initiatives and Dean/Associate Professor of the College of Education at Bethune-Cookman University, participants:

  • Learn about the research that points to the importance of noncognitive factors in student success
  • Discover how holistic assessment can drive success rates
  • Explore an example of how another MSI has successfully implemented holistic assessment on its campus
  • Acquire the tools to improve their own institutions’ retention and success rates

Driving Student Success: Using Holistic Assessment to Improve Retention and Completion Rates

In this ETS-sponsored Diverse: Issues in Higher Education webinar presented by Ross Markle, Ph.D., and moderated by David Pluviose, Executive Editor at Diverse: Issues in Higher Education, participants:

  • Learn about the research that points to the importance of noncognitive factors in assessment
  • Understand the student success agenda
  • Discover how holistic assessment can drive success rates
  • Explore the challenges to implementing holistic assessment in their own institution
  • Discuss examples of how institutions have successfully implemented holistic assessment to achieve results
  • Acquire the tools to improve their own institution's retention and success rates

Webinars with The Chronicle of Higher Education

Assessing Skills for Success: Data to Information, Information to Action

In this ETS-sponsored The Chronicle of Higher Education webinar presented by Ross Markle, Ph.D., and Renée Delgado-Riley, Program Planning Officer in the Associate Vice President for Student Services Office at the University of New Mexico, participants:

  • Learn about the research that points to the importance of noncognitive factors in assessment
  • Discover how holistic assessment can drive student success rates
  • Find out how one institution has successfully implemented holistic assessment to connect students to the resources they need and improve rates of success
  • Acquire the tools to improve their own institution's retention and completion rates

Who Owns Student Success? A Case for Institution-wide Engagement

ETS-sponsored The Chronicle of Higher Education webinar presented by Steven Robbins, Director of Research Innovation in the Center for Academic and Workforce Readiness and Success at ETS and Kevin Li, Dean of Instruction at Wilbur Wright College, one of the City Colleges of Chicago.

Webinars with Inside Higher Ed

The Quest for Student Success at Community Colleges

In this ETS-sponsored webinar, Inside Higher Ed editors Scott Jaschik and Doug Lederman lead a discussion on a variety of strategies that community colleges are using to promote student success — involving orientation, registration deadlines, assessment, the curriculum and more.

The Completion Agenda

In this ETS-sponsored webinar, Inside Higher Ed editors Scott Jaschik and Doug Lederman lead a discussion of some of the programs, aspirations and ideas in play right now regarding "The Completion Agenda."

The Retention Agenda

ETS-sponsored Inside Higher Ed webinar presented by editors Scott Jaschik and Doug Lederman who discuss the retention strategies colleges are trying — particularly those aimed at getting the right assistance to the right students.

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