29 octobre 2019

Scratching My Head About Rio Salado

By Matt Reed. I’m a little perplexed by Rio Salado College’s plan to “target” “education deserts” around the country. More...

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By Matt Reed. Travel budgets didn’t allow for flying to Texas for the #RealCollege conference this year, which was probably just as well; I’ve spent the last several days battling a nasty cold anyway. Happily, between Twitter and a live feed, I was able to pick up a few things without being Patient Zero on a plane. More...

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The Most Important Part of Paul Tough's 'The Years that Matter Most'

By Matt Reed. Knocked flat for a few days by a nasty cold, I had the forced chance to read Paul Tough’s new book, The Years That Matter Most. It’s about four-year colleges in the U.S. and the hoops through which they make students (and prospective students) jump. More...

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Kids in Class

By Matt Reed. Helping students who are parents. More...

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Nuggets from Conferences

By Matt Reed. Conference attendance is easy to snark at.  It can be time-consuming and expensive. Some conferences are less useful than others.  And yes, some people use conferences as excuses for goofing off, or worse. But looking back, I can see ideas that I picked up at conferences that made a real difference in my work. More...

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Should a College Success Course Carry Gen Ed Status?

By Matt Reed. Students have changed, and we need to change for them. More...

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Funding-Based Performance

By Matt Reed. Payoff requires investment.
Did you know that additional resources can enable better performance?
It’s true! And we have a national meta-analysis to prove it. More...

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Hypothetically…

By Matt Reed. I saw a “climate fiction” author speak at Brookdale on Tuesday, and it got me thinking about what a slightly wider-angle lens might make of what we’re doing now. More...

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How Did You Choose Which College to Attend?

By Matt Reed. A question for my wise and worldly readers. More...

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How Readers Chose Colleges

By Matt Reed. Lessons from an informal survey. More...

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