Student Success Analytics at the Intersection of Research and Practice

Thursday, October 29 | 12:25PM–12:45PM ET
Session Type: Breakout Session
Delivery Format: Simulive
Universities and other research organizations are performing ongoing studies to advance the use of data for student success. But how closely do emerging student success practices follow the body of learning analytics research? Looking towards the future, what can be done to bring learning analytics research and practice closer together?

Outcomes: Learn what researchers can do to better focus on addressing relevant industry problems * Establish connections between industry and research communities * Learn about relevant community engagements, with a goal of building collaborative links between institutions, industry, and research


  • Kim Arnold

    Director, Learning Analytics Center of Excellence, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • Linda Feng

    Vice President of Architecture, D2L