Ovum’s On the Radar is a series of research notes about vendors bringing innovative ideas, products, or business models to their markets. CampusESP was featured in December 2018.
GUEST POST by Katie Matthews (Parent Program Specialist at Baylor University)
The Baylor Parents Network started using the CampusESP parent portal in June of 2018. From prospective parents to parents of current students, read about their experience.
Student persistence can increase by up to 15% when students share key aspects of their academic and financial record with parents.
Student Persistence Increases with Parent Engagement features findings from a study about parent engagement and student persistence based on 993 students enrolled at Abilene Christian University (ACU) in the Fall of 2016.
GUEST POST by George D. Kuh, PhD (Chancellor’s Professor Emeritus of Higher Education at Indiana University and a member of CampusESP's Advisory Board.)
It stands to reason that the right kind of partnership between institutions, parents, and students will help more students thrive in college and complete their educational program in a timely fashion. It is hard to imagine a more promising, cost-effective, and personalized approach to increasing student success.
Is Facebook part of the problem. Rather than creating a reliable way for your parents to receive information from your college or university, Facebook encourages collisions between parents and constant checking of their feed. It actually encourages over-involvement.
Modern College Parent Involvement Trends is a brief study on how different types of parents and their students communicate, to partner for success in college.
CampusESP recently released “Meet the New Digital Parent in Higher Education”. The results validate the cultural shift occurring with parent involvement in higher education. Parents are more involved, more connected, and have higher expectations than ever.