29 avril 2016

Strengthening the Future Workforce and Creating a Model for Innovation through Tri-Sector Partnerships

The EvoLLLutionBy Stanley Litow - EvoLLLution. The skills gap—the barrier that stands between the jobs that are available and unemployed members of the labor market—is widening daily. Many employers have blamed higher education leaders for this phenomenon, a central theme to many critiques of postsecondary education, but few employers have taken the lead to help address this concern. More...

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Online Education: Enhancing Learning Outcomes for Those Who Serve

The EvoLLLutionBy John P. Aldrich - EvoLLLution. Online education creates opportunities for access to quality postsecondary education that have been traditionally challenging for active service members to find. More...

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The Best Way to Thank Our Veterans: How to Support This Unique Adult Student Cohort

The EvoLLLutionBy Elsa Núñez - EvoLLLution. Improving the student experience for veterans requires institutions to offer services and support mechanisms specifically designed to address the unique needs of this growing demographic. More...

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Community Colleges Taking the Lead to Serve Men of Color

The EvoLLLutionBy Bridget Herrin - EvoLLLution. Creating opportunities for postsecondary educators to update their own understanding of how to teach men of color will create a higher education environment that is, at least in the classroom, more engaging and more likely to lead to successful outcomes for this demographic. More...

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Strategic Shifts: Making Online Education Work At Community Colleges

The EvoLLLutionBy Robert Rosenbalm - EvoLLLution. Though there are some significant challenges standing in the way of the success of online programming in the two-year college context, a movement towards Learner Relationship Management could be effective in overcoming those obstacles. More...

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The First Goal Of Online Is Access, Not Education

The EvoLLLutionBy Charles Dull - EvoLLLution. Higher education serves an immensely diverse audience with a range of needs and priorities, which is not captured by studies that seek to directly compare traditional and online delivery modes. More...

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Institutional Partnerships and the Global Marketplace: Keeping IELPs In-House

The EvoLLLutionBy Ramu Nagappan - EvoLLLution. By creating and managing a curriculum in-house that’s based around a specific set of values and focusing on recruiting through partnerships, institutions have the opportunity to stand out in the lucrative global postsecondary space. More...

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Filling an Obvious Gap in the Ratings System: Industry Please Help!

The EvoLLLutionBy Edward Abeyta - EvoLLLution. As it stands now, the existing ratings and ranking systems are too insular and removed from the demands of higher education’s true stakeholders: employers and prospective students. A new rating system needs to be devised that’s more closely tied to the needs of industry. More...

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Humanistic Studies and the T-Shaped Professional

The EvoLLLutionBy Steven Laymon - EvoLLLution. Thinking about the liberal arts or professional training as two separate entities rather than finding ways to tie them together limits the development of an innovative and entrepreneurial economy. More...

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Courage Needed to Reinvent College Ranking Factors

The EvoLLLutionBy Melora Sundt - EvoLLLution. Though institutions currently sitting at the top of the rankings list have little incentive to push for rankings reinvention, this process is critical to ensuring students have access to the information they need to make informed decisions. More...

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