26 août 2016

Presidential Leadership

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/large/public/law.jpgBy Tracy Mitrano. Thirty-five years ago when I graduated college and set my career sites on higher education, I wanted to be a college president. Read more...

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Proposed Federal Regulations Would Force Online Educators to Seek Approval from States

By Derek Johnson. The federal Department of Education wants to close what it believes is a loophole in federal regulations governing online educators. The proposed rule was published in the Federal Register and clarifies that online and distance educators must meet authorization standards for all states where their students reside. More...

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California bill to cap foreign enrolments averted

By Natalie Marsh. A bill introduced in California’s state legislature that proposed placing a cap on the number of foreign students enrolling in the University of California system has been amended. More...

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Visiting Students

By Matt Reed. Summer classes are different at community colleges. Most basically, they tend to feature a lot more “visiting” students. More...

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25 août 2016

Cracking the Glass Ceiling on Who Can Represent the Many

HomeBy Judith S. White. Hillary Clinton’s comment at the Democratic convention suggests we might be entering an era in which women can see ourselves represented in many diverse champions, writes Judith S. White. Read more...

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Send First-Gen Students to Grad School

HomeBy Paula M. Krebs. Many students, especially those who are the first in their families to attend college, need help from faculty members to think about what happens next, argues Paula M. Krebs. Read more...

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US: scepticism remains as Coalition Application set to roll out

By Sara Custer. A new online platform for applying to universities in the US will roll out this autumn with the aim of improving access to higher education. More...

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Canada: four weeks in, VEC teachers’ strike continues

By Ann-Kathrin Pohlers. A teachers’ strike at Vancouver English Centre that began four weeks ago following a long-running debate over pay and the collection of biometric data shows no sign of letting up. More...

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A Platform to Monitor Learning

HomeBy Carl Straumsheim. Philadelphia-based start-up Yellowdig is betting it can help students connect with their peers -- and faculty members understand what captures students' attention. Read more...

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24 août 2016

Ed-Tech Stamp of Approval

HomeBy Carl Straumsheim. Complete College America launches an awards program to recognize technology companies that can deliver on their promises. Read more...

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