Accréditation, Accreditation

10 juin 2019

Hampshire Accreditation Decision Pushed Back

HomeBy Rick Seltzer. A decision on whether Hampshire College will be placed on probation or lose accreditation will wait until November, because the regional accreditor for the New England states decided it doesn't yet have enough information to make a determination. More...

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New Tool From Accreditor on Health of Colleges

HomeBy Paul Fain. The New England Commission on Higher Education, a regional accreditor, last week announced plans to create a tool to gauge the financial health of colleges. The Boston Globe reported that the "early warning dashboard" is designed to help avoid sudden college closures, several of which have occurred recently in New England. More...

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Embattled Accreditor Projects Losses After Closure of Member Colleges

HomeBy Andrew Kreighbaum. Michelle Edwards, president of the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools, said Monday that the organization faces losses of $2.1 million this year, after the closure of a chain of member colleges and unexpected legal fees. More...

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18 mai 2019

HBCU Group Dissents From Criticism of Accreditor

HomeBy Andrew Kreighbaum. The National Association for Equal Opportunity in Higher Education (NAFEO), a nonprofit that represents historically black colleges as well as predominantly black institutions, dissented from other another black college group's criticism of a regional accreditor in a statement this week. More...

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HBCUs' Latest Salvo in Feud With Regional Accreditor

HomeBy Andrew Kreighbaum. The United Negro College Fund released a white paper Thursday that details grievances of historically black colleges with their primary regional accreditor, the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. More...

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05 mai 2019

Hampshire College Accreditation at Risk

HomeBy Scott Jaschik. The New England Commission on Higher Education announced Friday that it has given a "show cause" order to Hampshire College, indicating that the college's accreditation is at risk. More...

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20 avril 2019

Liberal Group Rips Proposed Changes to Accreditation Standards

HomeBy Andrew Kreighbaum. Proposed changes to college accreditation standards would reduce transparency and weaken federal oversight, according to a brief released Thursday by the liberal think tank Center for American Progress. More...

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New Rules for Accreditors

HomeBy Andrew Kreighbaum. An appointed federal panel reaches consensus to loosen restrictions on accreditors and online learning. Some of those not on the panel see student protections shrinking. More...

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Harsh Take on Assessment … From Assessment Pros

HomeBy Doug Lederman. At accrediting conference, panelists acknowledge that effort to measure learning outcomes has been a "hot mess" and that it's time for a better approach. More...

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17 avril 2019

Partenariat Ministère du Travail et COFRAC sur l’accréditation des organismes certificateurs des prestataires de formation

C2RP Carif-Oref Hauts-de-France"Certifier pour renforcer et valoriser une offre de formation de qualité" : la convention signée le 13 mars 2019 entre la DGEFP et le COFRAC précise les modes de collaboration entre les deux parties dans la phase de développement et de  suivi du dispositif d’accréditation des organismes certificateurs des prestataires de formation professionnelle. Plus...

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