21 janvier 2016

Thinking Together: A Duoethnographic Inquiry Into the Implementation of a Field Experience Curriculum

By Stephen Downes - Stephen's Web. Thinking Together: A Duoethnographic Inquiry Into the Implementation of a Field Experience Curriculum
Jackie Seidel, Laurie Hill, in education, 2016/01/12
As an empiricist, I am both fascinated and challenged by the papers in in education. They do not, to say the least, follow the typical pseudo-scientific methodology of sample group, interventions and analysis employed by putative research journals in our field. More...

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More Changes to FAFSA List

HomeBy Michael Stratford. States worry that a Department of Education plan to curtail their access to data from the federal student aid form will cause headaches for state aid awards. Read more...

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Responding to Racist Stereotypes

HomeBy Jake New. A new study examines how black male students turn to campus leadership roles to combat stereotypes. A recent paper warns of a looming mental health crisis for resilient black students. Read more...

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Guidance or Rule Making?

HomeBy Jake New. The U.S. Department of Education's guidance on how colleges handle cases of sexual violence and harassment improperly created sweeping regulatory changes, Republican senators say. Read more...

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'Manifesto for the Humanities'

HomeBy Scott Jaschik. Many humanities scholars these days feel underappreciated if not under siege. Departments are shrinking. Tenure-track lines are more difficult to come by. Politicians seem focused on job training. In this environment, one might expect a book from a noted humanities scholar to be sounding the alarm. But the subtitle of Manifesto for the Humanities: Transforming Doctoral Education in Good Enough Times (University of Michigan Press) suggests that this is not a call to the barricades. Read more...

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Is Tenure Essential?

HomeBy Scott Jaschik. Presidents whose institutions are members of the Council of Independent Colleges have been working on a project to help map the future of their institutions, which are generally small and midsize private colleges. Read more...

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'Inside Graduate Admissions'

HomeBy Scott Jaschik. What goes on behind closed doors when professors decide who should get chance to earn a Ph.D.? Author of new book was allowed to watch. She saw elitism, a heavy focus on the GRE and some troubling conversations. Read more...

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Community College Classrooms as 'Democratic Vistas'

HomeBy Scott Jaschik. At MLA meeting, instructors share philosophy behind their work -- and the practical challenges for new Ph.D.s who might not have a clue about teaching at an open admissions institution. Read more...

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Open Access at Both Ends

HomeBy Carl Straumsheim. Dozens of liberal arts colleges come together to form Lever Press, a book publishing imprint that promises to be open access for both authors and readers. Read more...

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Do Students With Guns Save Lives?

HomeBy Jake New. That's the claim of concealed carry supporters, but the evidence is limited and clear examples are few and far between. Read more...

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