Students’ success, wellbeing, retention, satisfaction, and more. Analyses of what happens after students engage with Studiosity support.
What goes into developing a product and service that anyone and everyone with an interest in learning will love and use?
Symposium review by Professor Sally Kift, Commissioning Editor for Campus Morning Mail and Studiosity Academic Advisory Board Member.
The Australian: Preliminary data gleaned from a recent study of nearly 1100 university students.
Sydney Morning Herald: University students are no strangers to the psychological anxiety. A heavy workload, rising living costs, and familial separation all have an impact on emotional wellbeing.
"My name is Mariam, a Class of 2019 graduate." We were blown away by Mariam's intelligence and hardworking attitude. Here's her own story.
The Campus Review: Who’s cheating at uni, and what are we going to do about it?
Campus Morning Mail: The write stuff for students
West Australian News: Tania takes the necessary steps to become a teacher (offline)
The Australian: Language criticism based on misconception (offline)
Campus Morning Mail: Connecting on campus (why students want more)
Daily Bulletin: National research reveals the impact 'belonging' actually has on students
Campus Morning Mail: Students First: confidence, satisfaction, and outcomes
Times Higher Education: Students 'want universities to find jobs for them'
6PR Radio Perth LIVE: Is university doing enough to make you employable? [audio recording]
The PIE news: Studiosity creates new tool targeting accidental plagiarism
Courier-Mail: Graduates not ready for reality: study
SBS Filipino: Helping uni students handle stress [audio file download]
WA Today: Murdoch 'proud to be a global university' amid heat on international students
News.com.au: My $110,000 degree was a waste of time and money
Campus Review: Strung out: research finds a quarter of uni students stressed daily
The Australian: Uber-style service to offer peer-to peer learning app
Campus Morning Mail: Student to student support
News.com.au, Herald Sun, Courier Mail, Adelaide Advertiser: Half of uni students regret their degrees because of poor job prospects, disappointing courses AFR: Universities need to listen to what students want from their degrees
Best in AU: Education in Australia: these major trends will reshape how we learn
9Honey: How to help your kids with homework when you suck at maths
The Australian: Plagiarism doesn't bother everyone
Campus Review: Attitudes towards plagiarism culturally relative: study
ABC Radio Canberra Drive-time with Laura Tchilinguirian 24/9/2018: Why student support is so important and what has changed for modern students.
Campus Morning Mail: One of the biggest causes of stress for students (newsletter inclusion)
Campus Review: Stressed out students voice their gripes
The Australian: A third of students wish they were elsewhere
This article also appeared in:
Gold Coast Bulletin
Whitsunday Times, Noosa News, Tweed Daily news, Coffs Coast Advocate
ECU Campus Radio: Studiosity's Student Experience Manager speaks about the service
Talking Lifestyle Radio, 2UE, 2GB, March 13th 2018: Why are students dropping out of university?
Sydney Morning Herald: Study finds half of university students want to drop out
This article also appeared in:
Australian Financial Review
The Canberra Times
Junkee: Half of uni students have felt so isolated they considered dropping out
Australian Financial Review: Online Learning: Universities' push for physical classes battles virtual trends
Campus Morning Mail: Digital natives expect it all
Campus Review: Vive la resistance: the persistence of the University education model in a rapidly changing world
Independent Review into Regional, Rural and Remote Education, by Professor John Halsey of Flinders University, December 2017, with Studiosity's response.
Submission to the Higher Education Standards Panel (HESP). "The significant and indispensable impact of timely, online academic support on student confidence and progression." Submission and recommendations from YourTutor.edu.au to the HESP, 7 July 2017.
Submission to the Draft National Strategy for International Education - questionnaire by the Department of Education and Training. By Jack Goodman, CEO and Founder of YourTutor, Sydney, June 2015.
Library, community campus, learning hub: The community educational development challenge. By Jack Goodman, CEO and Founder of YourTutor, and President of Friends of Libraries Australia. Presented at “AUSLIB Beyond The Walls Public Libraries In Australia And New Zealand: Engaging Their Communities” Conference, Adelaide, 26 March 2015.
"The Unified Theory of Universities" or "How to build a bridge in 2015". Why Universities are making recruitment and retention the same student journey. Slide presentation by Jack Goodman,
Six reasons why public libraries should be the first stop on the NBN's roll out, Australian Policy Online, 5 January 2012. By Jack Goodman, CEO and Founder of YourTutor, and President of Friends of Libraries Australia.
Brodie, M., Tisdell, C., Sachs, J. (2021). Online Writing Feedback as a Service and Learning Experience: an Australian Study in an International Context. In Student Support Services: Exploring impact on student engagement, experience and learning. Padró, F., Kek, M., Huijser, H. Springer Nature. Advance Author's copy. Contact us for more detail.
Devlin, M. McKay, J. (2018). 2018 Plagiarism Impact Study.
Dollinger, M., Cox, S., Eaton, R., Vanderlelie, J. and Ridsdale, S., (2020). Investigating the Usage and Perceptions of Third-Party Online Learning Support Services for Diverse Students. Journal of Interactive Media in Education, 2020(1), p.14.
Gill, B. (2019). Review and Evaluation of Studiosity Online Tutor Program at WSU. Western Sydney University.
Lawrence, J. (2020). Comparing Studiosity with other forms of Academic Support: An ‘ecosystem’ of student support services. Session presented at Students First 2020. Online.
Levy. P. (2020). Embracing and effectively leveraging online student support at an institutional level. The University of Adelaide. Session presented at Students First 2020. Online.
Lynch, A. (2017, April). The JCU Learning Centre approach to enhancing student success and the role of the YourTutor service. Presentation at the Universities UK Conference for Excellence in Teaching and Learning, London.
Swinburne Online (2020). Assignment Assistance. Accessed at 22 June, 2020.
Thomas, L. (2019) Experiences and perceptions of wellbeing and study from students at UK universities. York: Liz Thomas Associates Ltd.
Thomas, L. (2020) Studiosity: Student participation and the impact on persistence in the UK. York: Liz Thomas Associates Ltd.
Veraa, C. (2019). Online tuition support. Can it move the dial on retention and success? Session presented at Students First 2019, La Trobe University City Campus, Melbourne.
Yuceozsoy, A. (2017). Proof of Concept Projects: 2017 Update, Macquarie University. Accessed 19 June 2020.
Digital Edge (commissioned by Studiosity) (2018). 2018 National student survey.
National Centre for Student Equity in Higher Education, Curtin University (2017). Higher Education Participation and Partnerships Program: seven years on.
Lee, C.B, & Hanham, J. (2017, June). Evaluating the impact of online tutoring (YourTutor).
The Australian Library Journal. (June, 2015). Library, community campus, learning hub: the community educational development challenge. Jack Goodman.
Interview with Jack Goodman, CEO and Founder YourTutor,
University of Sydney, Higher Education Participation and Partnerships Program, Compass. Boosting the University's outreach and engagement program for senior students within 30 select schools, and targeting indigenous students to provide one-to-one, anonymous expert help with homework and studies, online.
Southern Cross University, Higher Education Participation and Partnerships Program, Stellar. Providing YourTutor to students in years 9-12 at participating schools for free improves the engagement and aspiration of students, increasing the participation rates of students from communities that are under-represented in higher education.
University of Western Sydney, Higher Education Participation and Partnerships Program, FastForward. Aiming to increase students at Greater Western Sydney schools' awareness of pathways to higher education, and completion of Year 12, FastForward holds events throughout the
Curtin University's Addressing Higher Educational Access Disadvantage (AHEAD) Program uses YourTutor to actively provide access to better educational resources for its students - regardless of their geographic or socio-economic background. Its focus is on building skills, confidence and career aspirations through providing resources such as
YourTutor Online Homework Help Service: Evaluation for the State Library of Queensland, Market Research Report, 20 May 2009. Prepared by Footprints Market Research.