Author Archives: Helen Beetham

Engaging students in the tracker

This post is guest authored by Tabetha and Mike from the tracker team. We thought you might like to see the faces behind tracker.support@jisc.ac.uk. Not only are they keeping the project on the road, they also take time out to think about the bigger issues such as student engagement.           We … Read more

Keep on tracking – update for November

This is a short update on the 2017-18 tracker project and a few ‘last chance’ dates for your diary. Whether you’ve already launched your surveys, or are still deciding whether to take part, there’s plenty going on. On 21st and 28th November we’re running webinars to help you find out more about the tracker. For … Read more

Tracker questions – sneak preview

If you’ve been following the 2017-18 tracker you’ll know that we’ve released a version of the new question set (HE) for you to review in BOS. You can also download a pdf file of these questions to share with colleagues. The FE questions use ‘college’ instead of ‘university’ but are otherwise the same. The questions … Read more

Why you should sign up for the 2017-18 Tracker!

Last month we published a report from this year’s Student Digital Experience tracker project, representing the voice of 22,000 learners from across the UK. Findings from the project have attracted national and international interest, and we’re starting to see some exciting lessons about what makes a difference to the learning experience. But the main purpose … Read more

Seven weeks to go…

There are just over seven weeks to go before we close the door on data collection for this pilot version of the Digital Student Experience Tracker. There have been a few questions about this deadline, so I’ll try to answer them here. First, though, it’s important to say that seven weeks is a long time! … Read more