The benchmarks are based on 42 key questions from the NSSE survey that capture many vital aspects of the student experience. These student behaviors and institutional features are some of the more powerful contributors to learning and personal development.
One major component to engagement is communication, including student-faculty interaction and collaborative learning.
National Survey of Student Engagement. (2012). Benchmarks of effective educational practice.
|Links to Article||http://nsse.indiana.edu/pdf/nsse_benchmarks.pdf|
|In Publication||National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE)|
|Type of Research||Quantitative|
|Research Design||Survey research (qualitative or quantitative)|
|Intervention/Areas of Study|
|Level of Analysis||Student-level|
|Specific Populations Examined||Undergraduates|
|Specific Institutional Characteristics of Interest|
|Specific Course or Program Characteristics|
|Outcome Variables of Interest|
|Student Sample Size||500 +|