Redefining Student Success For Improved Student Outcomes
Traditional definitions of student success no longer capture the full picture of what it means to thrive academically and personally. Today, institutions must innovate and redefine student success to help students achieve their goals.
ConexED, with its student-centric approach, is leading the way in reshaping the narrative of student success. Discover how ConexED is redefining student success through innovation and offering a fresh perspective that aligns with the needs and aspirations of higher education students today.
What does student success mean?
For too long, student success has been narrowly defined by completion rates or graduation statistics. However, this one-dimensional approach fails to acknowledge the diverse experiences and aspirations of students.
True student success encompasses academic achievement, personal growth, social connections, and the development of essential skills. It is about empowering students to navigate their educational journey with confidence and resilience, equipping them for a successful and fulfilling life beyond the classroom.
How is student success measured?
Student success indicators serve as guiding benchmarks to evaluate and support students' progress towards their goals. These indicators go beyond traditional measures and encompass factors such as academic performance, engagement, well-being, and career readiness.
Measuring student success involves tracking key metrics such as student retention rates, graduation rates, academic progress, satisfaction surveys, and post-graduation outcomes. By understanding these indicators, institutions can identify areas for improvement and tailor interventions to support student success.
Redefining Student Success with ConexED:
Nonprofit organization Third Way recently studied over 5,000 higher education institutions in the U.S. and found that 67% of two-year institutions don't graduate the majority of their students. This statistic underscores the urgent need for a redefined approach to student success.
Through innovative solutions and a student-centric philosophy, ConexED redefines student success by:
Empowering Student Engagement:
ConexED breaks down barriers to engagement by offering virtual advising, tutoring, counseling, and career services. It provides students with seamless access to on-demand support, fostering active participation and promoting a sense of belonging within the institution.
Through interactive features such as virtual meetings, real-time messaging, and appointment scheduling, students can easily connect with faculty, staff, and peers, creating a supportive ecosystem that drives student success.
Enhancing Academic Support and Progress:
ConexED's integrated platform facilitates personalized academic support and progress tracking. Advisors can easily monitor student progress, provide timely interventions, and offer targeted guidance to ensure students stay on track towards their educational goals.
Early alerts, case management, and academic support tools enable institutions to identify at-risk students and provide proactive support, leading to improved student outcomes and increased student retention.
Fostering Holistic Well-being:
Student success extends beyond academic achievements; it encompasses holistic well-being. ConexED's solutions enable institutions to support students' mental health, wellness, and overall satisfaction.
By integrating virtual counseling services, wellness resources, and self-care tools, institutions can promote a balanced and healthy student experience. Proactively addressing student well-being contributes to greater student engagement, resilience, and overall success.
Promoting Career Readiness:
ConexED understands the importance of equipping students with the skills and experiences necessary for career success. Through virtual career services, institutions can provide resume reviews, mock interviews, networking opportunities, and internship connections.
Institutions must redefine student success to align with the needs and aspirations of higher education students today. By embracing ConexED's student-centric approach, institutions can empower students to thrive academically, personally, and professionally.
Through enhanced engagement, holistic support, and a focus on career readiness, ConexED's solutions drive improved student outcomes and contribute to the long-term success and well-being of students.
To learn more about how ConexED redefines student success and empowers institutions to drive improved outcomes, visit our solutions or request a demo.