Topic: Assessment

UT Austin "Assessment Dialogue" Poster Session and Q&A Wednesday, April 17

April 10, 2013

Assessment is a hot topic in higher education as faculty members and staffers look for effective methods and processes to drive improvement and increase student success. At The University of Texas at Austin, dynamic and creative methods are used across campus, and now is the time to share these assessment efforts with a wide, UT audience.

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Alternative Diploma Option Offers Chance for High-Achieving Texas Students to Graduate Early

Dec. 20, 2012

High-achieving Texas high school students will have the opportunity to graduate up to a year ahead of schedule under a first of its kind program being piloted by The University of Texas at Austin and Texas AandM University. The Early Readiness High School Graduation Option, established by the Texas Legislature in 2009, allows participating school districts to grant diplomas to students who are certified as "college ready" by the state's flagship research institutions, even if the students have not completed all of the credits typically required for high school graduation.

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