IR

  The North Dakota Department of Public Instruction (NDDPI), North Dakota University System (NDUS), and North Dakota Information Technology (NDIT) in consultation with Otis Educational Systems, Inc. celebrate the 2018-2019 Insights interactive K-12 public school ESSA accountability dashboard release. This triumph marks another milestone for the unique...

  Over five years ago, the current 2015-2020 Strategic Plan for the North Dakota University System was unveiled to the state after much hard work by countless stakeholders. The higher education landscape has seen massive change since that time, which has caused NDUS to adapt and...

  In the June blog article, Digital Advisory Panel guides NDUS in student privacy issues, it was mentioned that the NDUS Institutional Research department had developed a code of ethics around the use of analytics in reporting.  This code emerged from feedback from the NDUS Digital...

  Institutional researchers do some of their best work when they collaborate with stakeholders who are committed to data-driven decision-making. Such collaborations may be initiated when someone realizes they need more information or evidence before making an important decision. This was precisely the case when Julie...

Welcome to the NDUS-IR Blog! I write this first blog posting from Washington, D.C. where I am attending an annual IPEDS workshop.  IPEDS stands for Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System and it is the federal system to which all postsecondary institutions who receive Title IV monies...