26 septembre 2018

Canada’s Affordability Policies Are Worth a Good Long Look

Canada is perhaps the one country which is getting “high tuition/high aid” right, and for that reason is worth careful study. More...

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Ethiopian Private Higher Education: The Burden of Risk

Ethiopian private higher education faces a multitude of risks in virtually all spheres of operations. More...

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Persisting On

After somewhat of a hiatus and with a gentle kick from University of Venus founder, Mary Churchill, I have found my writing groove again. If only Mary could wave her wand and find me time also. In this post, I reflect on new a personal challenge and goal, and a lesson from failure. As I write this initial piece on my adventure into scuba diving, I am looking forward to part deux and hoping to savor the journey that will precede a lifetime of underwater explorations. More...

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Learning to Write Is Hard, But It Ain't Complicated

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/JustVisitingLogo_white.jpg?itok=K5uvzo_-By John Warner. Teaching writing ain’t complicated, but it sure is hard. More...

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A Million Thoughts on 'The Coddling of the American Mind'

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/JustVisitingLogo_white.jpg?itok=K5uvzo_-By John Warner. It's not the book I thought it was. Neither is it the book it could be. More...

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Data and Judgment; Hurricanes and Student Retention

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/JustVisitingLogo_white.jpg?itok=K5uvzo_-By John Warner. Balancing data and judgment when individuals aren't averages.
I am trying to work on a blog post I’ve been noodling on for days, but instead, I am watching this GIF over and over. More...

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The Future of Work

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/JustVisitingLogo_white.jpg?itok=K5uvzo_-By John Warner. 85% of the jobs today's students will be doing in 2030 haven't been invented yet. Or maybe not. More...

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Writing Is Hard

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/JustVisitingLogo_white.jpg?itok=K5uvzo_-By John Warner. I took some time off from writing last week, and when it came time to get back to it this week, I was suddenly convinced I’d never write again. More...

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Guest Post: What Students See in Rubrics

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/JustVisitingLogo_white.jpg?itok=K5uvzo_-By John Warner. No writing course is ever the inoculation students need in order to learn all they can about writing. To compose many texts, students need ongoing practice. Yet when they leave our classes, they should have tools they take with them and a better understanding about how to grapple with writing in general. More...

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Guest Post: Local and Particular Education

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/JustVisitingLogo_white.jpg?itok=K5uvzo_-By John Warner. I recently led a faculty committee through a three-year process of revising a general education curriculum that had stood mostly untouched for around 30 years. More...

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