The National College Attainment Network (NCAN) offers a lot of great resources for its members to understand the National Student Clearinghouse’s StudentTracker for high schools. Outlined below are some resources shared by Bill DeBaun, Director of Data & Evaluation at NCAN:
- A good place to start: “7 Questions Toward Tracking Students’ Post-High School Outcomes.“
- Once you’ve signed up: “Make the Most of an NSC StudentTracker Subscription.“
- To improve your results even more: “Tips for Making Matches with the NSC StudentTracker.“
- Some tips for more experienced users: “7 Ways to Transform Your NSC Data… and Your Work.“
Director of Data & Evaluation at NCAN:
Mr. DeBaun leads NCAN’s Benchmarking Project, an on-going collaborative research effort with NCAN members that examines the enrollment and completion outcomes of students served by college access and success programs.