07 mai 2018

When college tuition goes up, campus diversity goes down

Screenshot-2018-5-7 Education – Views Research – The ConversationAs college tuition continues to rise at a staggering rate, people tend to worry about how much harder it becomes for students and families to pay for college. More...

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Don’t expect professors to get fired when they say something you don’t like

Screenshot-2018-5-7 Education – Views Research – The ConversationA college professor lashes out on social media with a caustic political opinion. Online commentators explode with outrage and demand firings. 
Does the university stand behind the instructor and accept a reputational beating? It depends both on the law and the fortitude of campus administrators. More...

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3 vital ways to measure how much a university education is worth

Screenshot-2018-5-7 Education – Views Research – The ConversationThe past several years have seen increased calls for colleges and universities to demonstrate their value to students, families and taxpayers. And the pressure has come from both sides of the political spectrum. More...

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The Meager Output of Ethiopian Ph.D.s

Ethiopian universities now award more than 500 Ph.D.s every year, up from a low of 21 in 2010-11, but with disappointing results. More...

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Nepotism in the U.S.: Starting to Resemble Ukraine

In many countries around the globe nepotism in higher education is not unusual at all.
Nepotism is getting more attention in the US higher education media.
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Higher Ed Innovation Weekly Roundup 4.23.18

Undermatching, Teletherapy, and GOTV on campus
Welcome to the Weekly Higher Ed Innovation Roundup. More...

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6 Attributes of an Academic Discipline

By Joshua Kim. Does the intersection of learning innovation and higher ed change qualify?
We have been having a good discussion about academic disciplines. More...

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Reading 'New Power' Through Old Power Higher Ed Eyes

By Joshua Kim. Wondering about other books that are not at all about higher ed, but that teach us surprising and valuable lessons. More...

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Why AI will not eliminate all the good jobs, but disinvestment from public higher education will

By Joshua Kim. Why AI will not eliminate all the good jobs, but disinvestment from public higher education will. More...

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8 Questions and Answers on a New Academic Discipline to Study Learning Innovation

By Joshua Kim. Does any of this make any sense?
These questions and answers build on my earlier piece that argued that Learning Innovation Is Evolving Into an Academic Discipline. More...

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