24 juillet 2017

Where Jeff Selingo Is Wrong About College Costs

By Joshua Kim. ...rather than always looking at the revenue side of the ledger by figuring out how to attract more students with marketing gimmicks and constant discounting, colleges should start studying the expense side as well for ways to lower their costs. More...

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3 Higher Ed Lessons from the British Airways Technology Meltdown

By Joshua Kim. There are likely many lessons for higher ed from this past weekend’s computer outage that caused British Airways to shut down operations. More...

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Email, Google, Microsoft, and Our Academic EdTech Conversation

By Joshua Kim. About 4-in-10 (40.84%) postsecondary institutions use Microsoft’s cloud based e-mail service (Office 365). More...

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Micro-Credentials and College Admissions: Enhancing Access and Supporting Learning

By Joshua Kim. Given the frequency with which I am asked about the summertime pace on university campuses, I suspect there are many who imagine the gears of innovation grinding to a halt. Sorry to disappoint. More...

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First-Names, Campus Culture, and Institutional Leadership

By Joshua Kim. What do you call your university president?
Are you on a first-name basis with your university president, provost, and deans. More...

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HoloLens, Residential Education and Air New Zealand

By Joshua Kim. Augmented reality, flight attendants, and not the future of face-to-face teaching.
I'm stubbornly intrigued by the educational potential of augmented reality. More...

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Critical and Alternative Perspectives on Student Engagement

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/large/public/student_affairs_and_technology_blog_header.jpgBy Eric Stoller. When you have a graduate degree in higher education, student engagement is everything. It's the center of your academic and professional pursuits. There's even a National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE). Read more...

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Processing Manchester and Supporting Students

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/large/public/student_affairs_and_technology_blog_header.jpgBy Eric Stoller. For universities in the United Kingdom these are the moments when top level communications channels become essential conduits for support, resources, and a shared sense of sadness and resilience. Read more...

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In Praise of Those Who Taught Us Well

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/StratEDgy%20Graphic%20Resized.jpg?itok=kIrUoz70By Margaret Andrews. His field? Folklore. It’s the study of people and cultures, particularly the beliefs and values of various groups that are expressed in rituals, myths, sayings, rhymes, games, art, customs, festivals, and jokes (among other things). More...

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Aggressive Self-Rescue Part 1: The Organizational Version

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/StratEDgy%20Graphic%20Resized.jpg?itok=kIrUoz70By Margaret Andrews. Many years ago – and for many years – my family made an annual trip to Greenville Maine for a “week away from it all.” As part of the trip, we went on a whitewater rafting adventure down the Kennebec River. More...

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