07 mai 2018

States are favoring school choice at a steep cost to public education

Screenshot-2018-5-7 Education – Views Research – The ConversationTeacher strikes are generating a healthy focus on how far public education funding has fallen over the past decade. The full explanation, however, goes beyond basic funding cuts. It involves systematic advantages in terms of funding, students and teachers for charter schools and voucher programs as compared to traditional public schools. More...

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24 avril 2018

Video collaboration saves time, costs for university, students, staff

University Business Magazine logoSmart universities are continuing to adopt live video collaboration - allowing students and staff to join classes, projects, meetings – and more – from anywhere and on any device. More...

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UC guarantees path for community college students — at one-tenth the cost

University Business Magazine logoAmid growing concern about rising costs and access to its campuses, the University of California reached an agreement Wednesday that is expected to boost the number of transfer students from the state’s community colleges by 10 to 15 percent. More...

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Democrats meet with millennials in Elgin on college costs, 'Dreamers'

University Business Magazine logoDemocratic congressmen Raja Krishnamoorthi and Eric Swalwell discussed the uncertain future of "Dreamers," rising college costs and student loan debt, and getting young people to vote during a town hall discussion Monday at Elgin Community College. More...

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23 avril 2018

How HC3 lowers the total cost of ownership

University Business Magazine logoInfrastructure cost is not measured merely by hardware and software costs. There are many soft, hidden and ongoing costs with infrastructure. Find out how HC3 lowers these costs through simplicity, scalability and availability. More...

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22 avril 2018

Enseignement supérieur : quel est le coût de la réussite en premier cycle ?

The ConversationLes moyens consacrés à l’enseignement supérieur sont souvent résumés en un chiffre, celui de la dépense moyenne d’éducation par étudiant. Pour 2014 par exemple, elle s’élève à 11 834 euros. Ce chiffre ne dit rien, cependant, des différences de dépense selon les filières de formation. Loin d’être uniforme, la dépense par étudiant varie ainsi de 10 576 euros pour un étudiant à l’université à 15 052 euros pour un étudiant de classes préparatoires aux grandes écoles (CPGE). Plus...

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21 avril 2018

At What Cost Wi-Fi?

HomeBy Lindsay McKenzie. Students expect wireless internet access everywhere on campus, and colleges and universities pay millions to provide it. More...

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09 avril 2018

Backlash Brews Over Rising Cost of College

Backlash Brews Over Rising Cost of College
This is a crisis that has been long in the making, as colleges and universities invariably respond to any business problem (rising expenses, declining enrollments, losing football teams) with tuition increases. More...

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31 mars 2018

A state-federal partnership to cover college costs

University Business Magazine logoA Senate bill introduced last week aims to create a state-federal partnership that provides a dollar-for-dollar federal match to state higher education appropriations in exchange for a commitment to help students pay for the full cost of attendance without having to take on debt. More...

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