30 janvier 2020

Educational Opportunity in the Age of Disruption

By Peter Smith. In the debut of a new blog, Peter Smith explores the Americans who have largely been left out of postsecondary education's remarkable past, and how that can change going forward. More...

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What Happens When I Write a 'Report'

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/JustVisitingLogo_white.jpg?itok=K5uvzo_-By John Warner. In which I walk through a writing process and give thanks for my liberal arts education. More...

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On Just Returns

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/JustVisitingLogo_white.jpg?itok=K5uvzo_-By John Warner. What does it say that upon reading the Inside Higher Ed quick take (of a Greenville News report) on how Clemson’s full-time English lecturers make $20,000 less than the national average and their university peers, I saw the $34,000 salary and thought … Dang, they got a good raise. More...

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Guest Post: Teaching Home

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/JustVisitingLogo_white.jpg?itok=K5uvzo_-By John Warner. I had long given up on actually getting paid to do the thing I was trained to do: talk about comparative Canadian literature and culture, specifically English Canadian and French-Canadian/Québécois literature. More...

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Equal Pay for Equal Work: Calculating 'Fair Pay' for Teaching

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/JustVisitingLogo_white.jpg?itok=K5uvzo_-By John Warner. One of the questions that came up in the wake of last week’s post on “Just Returns” for nontenurable instructors, in which I advocate for fair pay for the work of instruction, is how do we determine exactly what is “fair pay”. More...

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What’s Happening in Higher Ed Media

By Steven Mintz. Reflections on the state and fate of colleges and universities. More...

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Cynics, Skeptics and Pollyannas

By Steven Mintz. Consider some of the words and phrases that have become part of higher education’s parlance: the student debt crisis. The student mental health crisis. Learning analytics and learning outcomes. The learning sciences. Open educational resources. Flipped classrooms and hybrid courses. High-impact practices. More...

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Creating Richer, More Robust, Less Confusing Online Learning Experiences

By Steven Mintz. Learning management systems are much in the news: The business news, unfortunately – not the teaching and learning news. More...

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Students Wearing Shorts in Winter

By Joshua Kim. A theory.
Students at my small liberal arts college wear shorts year-round.
Not all students. But more than a few. More...

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Reading Gibson's 'Agency' for Higher Ed Pattern Recognition

By Joshua Kim. Speculative fiction and the possible futures of postsecondary education. More...

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