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Issues, trends and articles related to higher education, college textbook publishing, educational technology and digital learning.
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Creating eLearning Courses - Easygenerator

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Political Calculations - Diminishing Returns to Higher Education

Political  Calculations - Diminishing Returns to Higher Education | Alison Pendergast | Scoop.it
This outcome strongly suggests that there are real diminishing returns to higher education in the United States.
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Revenue at Any Cost: Institutional Debt and the Crisis of U.S. Higher Education - New APPS: Art, Politics, Philosophy, Science

Revenue at Any Cost: Institutional Debt and the Crisis of U.S. Higher Education - New APPS: Art, Politics, Philosophy, Science | Alison Pendergast | Scoop.it
As Protevi likes to keep reminding everyone on Facebook, it's been awhile now since I first started arguing that we haven't been paying sufficient attention to the role of institutional debt as a driver of the increasingly alarming developments in U.S. universities, especially those in the public sector. I've gestured...
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Study of Online Education Opportunities 2013-14 | Approved Colleges

Study of Online Education Opportunities 2013-14 | Approved Colleges | Alison Pendergast | Scoop.it
A comprehensive study of online education opportunities from 2013-14.
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elearnspace › What will universities monetize in the future?

elearnspace › What will universities monetize in the future? | Alison Pendergast | Scoop.it
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What It Takes To Be A CMO In Academia

What It Takes To Be A CMO In Academia | Alison Pendergast | Scoop.it
This article is by Chris M. Kormis, who has served as associate dean and CMO of Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business since 2009. Previously, she was assistant VP for university relations at The George Washington University in Washington, D.C. Standing in an historic 18th century assembly room—a room where George [...]
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Business Model Innovation in Online Higher Education

Business Model Innovation in Online Higher Education | Alison Pendergast | Scoop.it
Yes, the concept of "business model innovation" sounds like something a management consultant would conjure up. But I encourage you to suspend your initial reaction. The growing interest in busines...
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The Crisis in Higher Education | MIT Technology Review

The Crisis in Higher Education | MIT Technology Review | Alison Pendergast | Scoop.it
Online versions of college courses are attracting hundreds of thousands of students, millions of dollars in funding, and accolades from university administrators. Is this a fad, or is higher education about to get the overhaul it needs?
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Competency-based degrees – The quiet revolution? - University World News

Competency-based degrees – The quiet revolution? - University World News | Alison Pendergast | Scoop.it
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Graphs, Infographics

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Graphs, Infographics
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Learning with 'e's: Next generation learning

Learning with 'e's: Next generation learning | Alison Pendergast | Scoop.it

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Sanford Arbogast's curator insight, January 23, 7:47 AM

not looking forward to the Direct implats but the rest I am on board with

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What Faculty Should Know About Adaptive Learning -

What Faculty Should Know About Adaptive Learning - | Alison Pendergast | Scoop.it
I was honored to be asked by the American Federation of Teachers to write an article on what their membership should know about adaptive learning technologies.

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The Great Adaptive Learning Experiment -- Campus Technology

The Great Adaptive Learning Experiment -- Campus Technology | Alison Pendergast | Scoop.it
Higher ed institutions around the globe are exploring the potential of adaptive technology to revolutionize the way students learn.
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Five Trends to Watch in Higher Education

Five Trends to Watch in Higher Education | Alison Pendergast | Scoop.it
U.S. universities and colleges face a host of challenges. But a number of large and small experiments across the nation point the way forward.
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NACUBO: Reporting Reimagined

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What Isn't Broken in American Higher Education?

What Isn't Broken in American Higher Education? | Alison Pendergast | Scoop.it
Some of the attacks on U.S. higher education, although in many cases well-intentioned, have the potential to do real damage to this sector of our national educational system at a time when a college degree is increasingly seen as the gateway to a mea...
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Online Learning Summit

Online Learning Summit | Alison Pendergast | Scoop.it
FemTechNet, collaborative makers of "the anti-MOOC," were graciously, no I'd even say studiously received by leaders of the bellies-of-the-beast at last weekend's Online Learning Summit, hosted by ...
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New Demos Report Examines State Funding Cuts in Higher Education Since the Great Recession | Demos

New Demos Report Examines State Funding Cuts in Higher Education Since the Great Recession | Demos | Alison Pendergast | Scoop.it
NEW YORK, NY—Today, national public policy organization Demos released a new report detailing the impact of state disinvestment in higher education since the beginning of the Great Recession.
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The emerging role of academia in commercializing innovation : Article : Nature Biotechnology

The emerging role of academia in commercializing innovation : Article : Nature Biotechnology | Alison Pendergast | Scoop.it
Nature Biotechnology journal featuring biotechnology articles and science research papers of commercial interest in pharmaceutical, medical, and environmental sciences.
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Why Public Colleges Cost More

Why Public Colleges Cost More | Alison Pendergast | Scoop.it
What's pushing our costs up? Obviously, inflation is a factor. So is the age of our buildings: the older the college, the creakier its buildings, the higher the maintenance. But the biggest part of our budget -- 75 percent -- goes to personnel costs....
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The Current State of U.S. Higher Education, Top to Bottom - academics.com

The Current State of U.S. Higher Education, Top to Bottom - academics.com | Alison Pendergast | Scoop.it
It is only possible to understand higher education in the United States in light of the intensified concentration of wealth in the country during the last thirty years.
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It’s About Self-directed Learning

It’s About Self-directed Learning | Alison Pendergast | Scoop.it
“This is about students learning at their own pace, not working at their own pace.” - Summit San Jose Math Teacher   Three weeks into the school year, a student in our Optimized Learning math ...
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Brandman U To Offer Online, Competency-Based Business Administration Degree -- Campus Technology

Brandman U To Offer Online, Competency-Based Business Administration Degree -- Campus Technology | Alison Pendergast | Scoop.it
Brandman University, a private nonprofit institution part of the Chapman University System, is working with Flat World Education to offer an online, competency-based bachelor's degree in business administration.
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DQP draft version 2.0 open for public comment until March 15

DQP draft version 2.0 open for public comment until March 15 | Alison Pendergast | Scoop.it
Field tests of the Degree Qualifications Profile at more than 400 colleges have informed DQP version 2.0. Lumina is now accepting feedback on this improved draft. Leave feedback now »

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Knowing Knowledge - by George Siemens


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