FlightPath Academics - Blog Posts

The latest trends, news, and solutions in Higher Education

FlightPath and LSMSA: Optimizing Student Success in High Schools and Junior High
July 14th, 2024

In the realm of educational technology, FlightPath stands out as a versatile platform that isn't just for colleges and universities—it can transform the way junior high and high schools manage academic planning and student support.

As an example, our "model high school," LSMSA, has used FlightPath to greatly simplify and organize the task of keeping students on track for their high school diploma.

Navigating the Enrollment Cliff: How FlightPath Could Be the Solution Universities Need
July 7th, 2024

In recent years, universities and colleges across the United States have been facing a significant challenge known as the "Enrollment Cliff." This term encapsulates the sharp decline in student enrollment, particularly among traditional college-aged students.

What has caused this decline? And how can universities adapt to not only survive but thrive in this new landscape?

Enhancing Student Success: Using FlightPath to Track Co-Curricular Requirements
June 29th, 2024

In today's competitive academic landscape, universities are increasingly focused on more than just grades. They aim to cultivate well-rounded individuals who not only excel in their coursework but also develop crucial skills outside the classroom.

This holistic approach to education is supported by co-curricular activities, which play a pivotal role in shaping a student’s overall growth and readiness for the real world.

What Are Microcredentials and How Can FlightPath Help?
June 23rd, 2024

Microcredentials (aka "certificates" or "certifications") are focused credentials which a student may earn after only a handful-- or even just one-- course. They are credentials which prove to employers that the student possesses job-specific skills.

There's a number of reasons your school should offer microcredentials, and there's a number of ways FlightPath can help keep track of them!

Populi Integration Now Available for FlightPath
June 9th, 2024

If your school uses Populi to manage its student data, then we have great news: FlightPath now supports API integration with Populi. This means that student data, including courses taken, grades, etc., are pulled into FlightPath automatically.

You can even register students for courses directly from FlightPath.