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A tool to inform too often confuses

The Chronicle of Higher Education, Sept. 18, 2020

September 18, 2020

A tool to inform too often confuses

During this tense and tumultuous fall semester, college dashboards have emerged as a transparency battleground. Institutions are grappling with what level of candor is appropriate during a once-in-a-century pandemic. Andrew Noymer, an associate professor of public health at the University of California, Irvine, said colleges have “more work to do” on the transparency front. “If you’re embarrassed by anything, then that should be a sign that you’re not doing it right,” Noymer said.