03 avril 2016

How Sal Khan Hopes to Remake Education

By Jeffrey R. Young. Salman Khan is not afraid to make mistakes in his popular teaching videos. In fact, he considers them a feature. More...

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Trump 'used as taunt in US colleges'

Trend that started in US high schools is increasingly being reported on the country's university campuses, reports Josh Logue for Inside Higher Ed. More...

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US university students demand free tampons on campus

Some institutions are starting to listen to the growing call for better access to menstruation products, reports Jake New for Inside Higher Ed. More...

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02 avril 2016

The Impact of Increased Competition on Completion Colleges

The EvoLLLutionBy Tina Goodyear - EvoLLLution. Collaboration between completion colleges and more traditional higher education institutions is absolutely critical in today’s environment to support improved attainment rates. More...

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The Necessity Of An Ecosystem: Strengthening Bonds Between Two- and Four-Year Colleges

The EvoLLLutionBy William Serrata - EvoLLLution. Given the importance of four-year degree attainment, community colleges have a massive responsibility to form close bonds with four-year universities to facilitate transfer and improve credit acceptance. More...

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South Dakota Mines to collaborate with Harvard Business School

eCampus NewsThe South Dakota School of Mines & Technology has signed a collaborative agreement with the Harvard Business School to make available the HBX Credential of Readiness (CORe) business fundamentals program to SD Mines students. More...

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Can $47M help improve universities’ principal training?

eCampus NewsBy Laura Devaney. District administrators say university principal programs need to improve. More...

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ED: Institutions can better support Pell students’ college success

eCampus NewsBy Laura Devaney. The report, Fulfilling the Promise, Serving the Need: Advancing College Opportunity for Low-Income Students, spotlights institutions with a strong record of success in ensuring that low-income students are not just attending college, but are completing their degrees. More...

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Why traditional institutions must assess or be assessed

eCampus NewsBy Meris Stansbury. It’s a debate that’s spreading across the country: should colleges and universities have standardized assessments to measure student performance metrics? The Obama administration says yes, while most campus faculty and students say no. More...

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01 avril 2016

New York students fabricated hate crime, police say

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. Three black students at the State University of New York at Albany who had claimed to be victims of a hate crime are now accused of fabricating the attack after a police investigation. More...

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