20 mars 2017

À l’Afev, les étudiants jouent les grands frères

L’Afev est une association qui aide des enfants issus de quartiers populaires. Sa particularité : ses bénévoles sont tous étudiants.

Source: Ouest France. Voir l'article...

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La Cour des comptes dénonce les «dérives» de la gestion de trois Sciences Po de région

Par Paul de Coustin. Les instituts d’études politiques de Bordeaux, de Grenoble et d’Aix-en-Provence sont particulièrement visés par une étude de la Cour des comptes sur les Sciences Po de région. La Cour préconise leur intégration aux universités. Voir l'article...

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Les Français jugent la qualité de l’Enseignement supérieur en baisse

Selon une étude Elabe pour la FESIC, les Français jugent que la qualité de l'Enseignement supérieur a baissé sur ces dix années et qu'il ne prépare pas bien les étudiants à la vie professionnelle. Voir l'article...

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19 mars 2017

Recommended Reading: IHE coverage of NBER paper and critiques

By . For those following my two recent posts about the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) working paper claiming to analyze “The Returns to Online Postsecondary Education”, there are two articles I recommend for broader coverage – both from Inside Higher Ed. More...

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Why Ed Tech Will Fail to Transform Education (for Now)

By . A while back, I wrote a post arguing that algorithm-based ed tech like learning analytics and adaptive learning will not sell well as long as educators do not have the mathematical and scientific literacies necessary to understand the rationale and limitations of the ways in which the software makes evaluations. More...

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Groundbreaking school blends high school and college together

eCampus NewsBy Dave Knoche. The 4-year college experience isn’t for every student—and maybe PPEC's zero student debt, blended pathway can help. More...

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16 of this year’s biggest teaching and learning issues in higher ed

eCampus NewsBy Meris Stansbury. EDUCAUSE survey of almost a thousand college and university thought-leaders reveals key issues within faculty development, academic transformation, and much more. More...

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What's the difference between a college and a university?

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. At some point you may have wondered what the difference is between a “college” and a “university.” For example, Lynchburg College announced Friday that at the start of the 2018 academic year, it will officially be called the University of Lynchburg, according to a statement issued by the school. More...

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Edtech might predict failure before students can succeed

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. High-tech program designed to predict which students are at risk of failure might sound like a way to extend a helping hand. More...

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The violent fight for higher ed

University Business LogoSubmitted by Stefanie Botelho. From one side of the highest levels of the University of Witwatersrand administration building stretch the lush green neighborhoods of this city’s wealthy, mostly white, professional class. More...

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