National Survey of Student Engagement Featured http://nsse.indiana.edu/
Coordinating center for a large effort to document educational practices that encourage learning through student engagement. Centered at Indiana U.
Broad survey results compare campuses on various factors that correlate with engagement.
National Center for Education Statistics https://nces.ed.gov/
Site of primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education. Includes National Assessment of Educational Progree results, among many other resources.
The Pennsylvania State University’s Center for the Study of Higher Education (CSHE) https://www.ed.psu.edu/cshe
From the Center's Mission and Goals: "The Center for the Study of Higher Education engages researchers, practitioners, and policy leaders alike in examining significant issues of practice and policy confronting higher education at the campus, state, national, and international levels. As a research center emphasizing externally-funded, policy-oriented research, the Center serves as a vital and productive magnet for research teams, individual faculty, visiting scholars, and graduate research assistants working to improve practice and policy-making in higher education."
The TLT (Teaching, Learning, and Technology) Group http://www.tltgroup.org/
Originally part of the American Association for Higher Education, the TLT Group consults with educational institutions to improve teaching and learning with technology. An offshoot of the TLT Group, the Flashlight Project, helps institutions develop instruments to assess the effectiveness of technology use in educational settings.