10 avril 2017

Your Kids Can Help You Be a Better Professor

HomeI may not get tenure, writes Erin L. Thompson, but becoming a mother has been the best thing that has ever happened in my life as an academic. Read more...

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Dealing With Dysfunctional Academic Departments

HomeThe faculty in the math department of a major university has a history of expertise in theory, but the faculty of its much smaller empirical group has become completely estranged from it. Read more...

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Developing Media-Savvy Students

HomeAs our national political dialogue veers toward personal attack and speculation and away from meaningful and civil exchange, we should require our students to read a national newspaper and discuss its content, and then test them on it, writes Susan Siena. Read more...

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The Menagerie of Potential Employers

HomeIt's important to realize that employers see the world differently than you do and to understand their specific emotional states, advises Joseph Barber. Read more...

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Teaching About Sexuality, Violence and Power

HomeWhen the alleged perpetrator is a person with whom we feel some sort of affiliation or reverence, we start to make excuses and bend over backward to deny the plausibility of the victim’s experience, writes Jamie L. Small. Read more...

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Salon RUE2017: une réunion commune Enseignement supérieur/Recherche/Economie

Associations des Régions de France, toute l'actualité des régions.Régions de France était partenaire de RUE 2017, le rendez-vous des professionnels de l’Enseignement supérieur et de la Recherche et des acteurs économiques et institutionnels, les 16 et 17 mars au Palais des Congrès de Paris. Les commissions Enseignement supérieur/recherche et Développement économique y ont tenu une réunion commune sur le champ de la valorisation, de l’internationalisation, de l’attractivité et de l’utilisation des programmes H2020.
La tenue de cette commission commune dans le cadre du salon annuel de l’enseignement supérieur et de la recherche était un symbole fort du partenariat engagé par les Régions avec le monde de l’enseignement supérieur et de la recherche. En interne, les Régions maximisent les coopérations entre domaines, à l’image de ce qu’elles entreprennent dans leurs actions publiques au sein de leurs écosystèmes institutionnels. Voir l'article...

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The Invasion Of Tech In The Classroom

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgTechno-News Blog. Classrooms no longer consist of only 20 desks and a chalkboard — they now most likely have at least a few computers and a projector at their fingertips. Technology has completely changed the way professors teach their classes and that trend isn’t going anywhere. More...

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Don’t teach your kids coding, teach them how to live online

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgTechno-News Blog. Well – teach it if you want. But before you teach them coding, teach them digital civics: how to talk to one another on the internet, how to understand fact from fiction. More...

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Technology and graduation rate: a direct correlation

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgTechno-News Blog. There is a lot of talk out there about ways to raise the graduation rate. U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan proudly wore #80 in the NBA All-Star celebrity game to tout the highest graduation rate the country has seen since 1974. More...

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Five Reasons to Teach Robotics in School

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgTechno-News Blog. In today’s’ technology-driven world, it’s important now more than ever to prepare students for the future. Teaching robotics to young students throughout their schooling can increase their ability to be creative and innovative thinkers and more productive members of society. More...

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