25 novembre 2017

Student-Centered Transfer

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/large/public/confessions_of_a_community_college_dean_blog_header.jpgBy Matt Reed. Let’s say that you’re graduating a community college with an associate’s degree this Spring, and you want to go on for your bachelor’s in the Fall. How will you know which colleges will give you the best deal on accepting credits in transfer. More...

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Late Arrivals

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/large/public/confessions_of_a_community_college_dean_blog_header.jpgBy Matt Reed. What’s the best way to handle students who register at the last possible moment?
I’m asking because I’m up against a dilemma that I know others have faced. More...

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Introductions

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/large/public/confessions_of_a_community_college_dean_blog_header.jpgBy Matt Reed. Welcoming you to the stage ...
Do enough public speaking, and you come to recognize different genres of introductions. More...

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BOGO

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/large/public/confessions_of_a_community_college_dean_blog_header.jpgBy Matt Reed. California's plan for a year of free community college.
Sometimes the best ideas are the simple ones. More...

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Ask the Administrator: Do Job Ads Actually Mean It?

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/large/public/confessions_of_a_community_college_dean_blog_header.jpgBy Matt Reed. Is it possible to teach self-awareness? Especially to adults?
Admittedly, it’s a bear to assess. But I’m looking for incremental improvements. I don’t anticipate giving certificates in it. More...

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Project Management, a Curse and a Blessing

https://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/large/public/media/CTA-IHE-banner640-150.png?itok=VxlaUtWrWhat stands between you and project completion? The things that frustrate us may be some of the reasons we’re in higher education. More...

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Reputation Beyond Rankings

https://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/large/public/media/CTA-IHE-banner640-150.png?itok=VxlaUtWrRankings put daylight between competitors, and it definitely feels good to be in the top set. Until you’re not. Especially for institutions that make rankings an all-guiding, all-consuming pursuit, a bump down can feel devastating—but it shouldn’t. Yes: competition is healthy. Rankings-obsession isn’t. More...

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Three Ways to Attract and Enroll Today’s Graduate Learner

https://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/large/public/media/CTA-IHE-banner640-150.png?itok=VxlaUtWrData-driven strategies to reach a constantly evolving cohort.
It's not so simple, is it. More...

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On Being A Feminist Role Model in the Classroom, Revisited, Part 1

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/large/public/CRW.jpgBy Lee Skallerup Bessette. I walk around campus, and almost all of the undergraduate women are dressed in identical athletic wear: short running shorts, oversized unisex cotton t-shirts, runners. I smile internally to myself, because there was a time where I never wore anything other than sweatpants to class and all of my shirts were oversized swimming shirts. More...

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Overcoaching

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/large/public/CRW.jpgBy Lee Skallerup Bessette. We’re three weeks into the Great Soccer Coaching Experiment. If you had asked me last week how it was going, you would have gotten a very different answer than what you’re getting today. More...

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