Accountability

  • Frequently Asked Questions About the Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education

  • Benchmarks: WICHE Region 2013 presents information on the West’s progress in improving access to, success in, and financing of higher education. The information is updated annually to monitor change over time and encourage its use as a tool for informed discussion in policy and education communities.

  • WCET offers face-to-face and virtual opportunities, both synchronous and asynchronous, to engage with other higher education decision makers at events including the WCET Annual Meeting, Leadership Summits, webcasts, and more.

  • Incubated at WCET, the PAR Framework is a national, non-profit provider of learning analytics as a service.

  • Supports consumers' evaluations and assessments of state-level mental health services in South Dakota.

  • The Transparency by Design initiative was a collaborative collection of regionally-accredited, adult-serving, distance education institutions with a mission to help adult learners become informed consumers of distance education. Though the student-facing website has closed, valuable resources for those promoting accountability in higher education are available from Transparency by Design.

  • WCET’s annual meeting continues to be one of the top-rated conferences in the country on e-learning in higher education. The conference program broadly captures a host of issues such as innovative uses of technology to enhance teaching, student retention, marketing, alumni relations, and student services.

  • WCET’s awards recognizes outstanding innovation, quality improvement, or achievements in using educational technology tools, techniques, or services by postsecondary institutions and organizations.

  • WCET members can take advantage of two email lists – WCETNews and WCETDiscuss.  WCETNews is a moderated list used to distribute WCET's popular Article Digest, job posting from WCET members, announcements and breaking news of general interest to our members. WCETDiscuss is a moderated discussion list where members can get ideas and input on pertinent e-learning topics from peers across the country. 

  • WCET is the leading national, member-driven, non –profit organization devoted to advancing excellence in technology-enhanced higher education, working at the intersection of practice, policy and te