18 juillet 2016

Improving Teaching Effectiveness: Impact on Student Outcomes

RAND CorporationIn the wake of our initial distribution of this report, the authors discovered an inconsistency in programming that may have a minor effect on the values of the numerical findings they reported on. The research team is currently rerunning and checking all of our calculations; RAND will issue a revised report in late summer, 2016. The issues we have discovered with respect to Improving Teaching Effectivensss: Impact on Student Outcomes do not affect the findings we’ve reported in the related reports in the Improving Teaching Effectiveness series. More...

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20 mai 2016

Efficiency in university management: USTREAM project takes off

The EUA-led USTREAM project is up and running after its launch in January of this year.
The initiative, which will run for three years, examines the measures that are in place in universities across Europe to enhance efficiency at operational and academic levels. More...

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14 mai 2016

Three Universities Select OnBase by Hyland

eCampus NewsOnBase by Hyland, a single enterprise information platform, was chosen by several schools to increase administrative efficiency and student services while decreasing overall costs. More...

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Eye on the numbers: Card office efficiency efforts

University Business LogoBy Nancy Mann Jackson. Effective card offices focus on bottom-line growth. “Two of the benefits we bring to our campus are cost reduction and revenue growth,” says John Beckwith, director of campus business services at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles. More...

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Higher ed allies in efficiency

University Business LogoBy Sherrie Negrea. Health insurance, along with everything from faculty recruitment to information technology, is one of the emerging areas of shared services that regional consortia are now tackling. More...

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04 mars 2016

Video-Driven Multimedia, Web-Based Training in the Corporate Sector: Pedagogical Equivalence and Component Effectiveness

International Review of Research in Open and Distributed LearningThe purpose of this study was to assess the pedagogical equivalence, as determined by knowledge gains, and the pedagogical effectiveness of certain components in a video-driven multimedia, web-based professional development training program as compared to a traditional, face-to-face program under real-world constraints of time and limited economic resources. More...

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27 janvier 2016

Quelles formations pour quelle efficacité?

Résultat de recherche d'images pour Par Patrick Brami. Dans un contexte de budgets formation de plus en plus serrés, avec des agendas surchargés, il devient essentiel de choisir des formations ayant un maximum d'impact dans un minimum de temps et de coûts. Pas si simple. Voir l'article...

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23 janvier 2016

An audiophile’s guide to efficiency

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/Screen%20Shot%202011-12-12%20at%2012.29.48%20PM.png?itok=ITDqfJNPBy Lindsay Oden. We all know that time is our most valuable resource. No matter how much we get done in a day, there is always more to do: grade papers, work on a prospectus, walk the dog, go grocery shopping, etc. Read more...

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28 décembre 2015

Pôle emploi et "l'efficacité"

http://assets.over-blog.com/t/girls_gift/images/sidebg.pngPublié par Hannibal Lecteur. Parmi tous les articles de Presse régionale publiés chaque semaine sur Pôle emploi, on a retenu celui-ci (La Dépêche, 17/12), qui semble finalement assez représentatif de ce que Pôle emploi essaie de faire depuis la fusion, en changeant sans arrêt ceci ou cela dans son "organisation", mais sans jamais vraiment y parvenir: devenir "EFFICACE". Voir l'article...

http://assets.over-blog.com/t/girls_gift/images/sidebg.pngPublié par Guy Geek. Depuis un mois, le Pôle emploi toulousain a mis en service une plateforme sur Internet pour faciliter les embauches dans les secteurs particulièrement porteurs. Voir l'article...

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06 novembre 2015

Misconceptions Challenge Efficiency in Higher Ed

The EvoLLLutionBy Dennis Jones - EvoLLLution. Among policy makers, there’s a mistaken sense that the attainment goals they’ve espoused can in fact be achieved based almost solely on savings in institutional operations. While improvements in institutional operations and productivity are key to this, at least in most states, there’s absolutely no way to reach those goals without increased investment. More...

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