| Center for Academic
first collection of data for the Student Support Initiative for Fall 2013 will
begin Monday, September 23rd and will continue through
Sunday, September 29th. Feedback on student progress will be
requested for all classes during this time.
Should I participate if….
I’ve already spoken to the student about my concern?
I’ve already contacted someone on campus about my concern?
Students already have access to their grades for my class via
I have no concerns about students in my classes?
notification creates a more formal process of notifying students of a
This notice is copied to the student’s advisor as well as to the Center for
Academic Excellence. This formality helps students see that Franklin Pierce
University takes student success seriously. Data from SSI is also shared
with others on campus (i.e. Outreach, Residential Life) as appropriate. By
participating, you ensure that your concern is directed to those people and
offices that can best assist the student.
a way for the University to direct targeted information to students about
ways that we can help them be successful.
For example, we may send specific tutoring information to a group of
students who are struggling with course content.
allows us to get a “full picture” of the student’s progress
so far this semester. A student who is struggling in or absent from one
class is very different from a student who is struggling in or absent from
four or five classes. By participating in SSI – even to tell us that you
have NO concerns – you give us a more complete idea of how each student
is doing. This information allows us to prioritize our outreach efforts.
data will be collected via Campus Web. Specific details about
accessing the data entry portal will be provided when it is open.