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Handbook of Comparative Higher Education Law

Handbook of Comparative Higher Education Law | Higher ed | Scoop.it
The Handbook of Comparative Higher Education Law addresses legal issues from institutions of higher learning in seventeen countries on all six inhabited continents in a reader friendly manner.
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Rankings and accountability in higher education - University World News

Rankings and accountability in higher education - University World News | Higher ed | Scoop.it
Rankings and accountability in higher education - University World News: http://t.co/c03HmsTcKQ
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La valeur d’un diplôme obtenu au Canada par rapport à celle d’un diplôme obtenu à l’étranger

La valeur d’un diplôme obtenu au Canada par rapport à celle d’un diplôme obtenu à l’étranger | Higher ed | Scoop.it
La valeur d’un diplôme obtenu au Canada par rapport à celle d’un diplôme obtenu à l’étranger
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The Future Is Now: 15 Innovations to Watch For

The Future Is Now: 15 Innovations to Watch For | Higher ed | Scoop.it

The next three years hold out the prospect of transforming the higher-education experience in positive ways.

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Why women leave academia and why universities should be worried

Why women leave academia and why universities should be worried | Higher ed | Scoop.it
A recent report reveals that only 12% of third year female PhD students want a career in academia.
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Let's End Thesis Tyranny - The Conversation - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Let's End Thesis Tyranny - The Conversation - The Chronicle of Higher Education | Higher ed | Scoop.it
It's time for the thesis to step aside-- we need to teach students what makes a good question. http://t.co/9ZHA6yTLZN
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» Should College Admissions Include Personality Testing Too? - Psych Central News

» Should College Admissions Include Personality Testing Too? - Psych Central News | Higher ed | Scoop.it
College admission criteria usually focus on a student's performance on standardized tests (SAT and ACT), high school grade point average and class rank. But new
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Hausse des dépenses au chapitre de la R-D effectuées dans les établissements d'enseignement supérieur

Hausse des dépenses au chapitre de la R-D effectuées dans les établissements d'enseignement supérieur | Higher ed | Scoop.it
Canada - Hausse des dépenses en R-D effectuées dans les établissements d'enseignement supérieur
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Open data in higher education – the ‘next big thing’? - Universities UK blog

Businesses have been told that data is the ‘next big thing’ for a number of years now. (Open data in higher education - the next big thing?
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Storyboarding the Future of Higher Education. |...

Storyboarding the Future of Higher Education. |... | Higher ed | Scoop.it
by Cathy Davidson "This is a first draft of the storyboard outline for The History and Future of Higher Education, my six-week Coursera course that will begin in Spring 2014, and that is open to all, for free, without prerequisites of any kind.
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The Rising Ed-Tech Expectations of the Continui...

The Rising Ed-Tech Expectations of the Continui... | Higher ed | Scoop.it
Gen Xers are in the classroom to stay, along with their own set of technology concerns — and skills.
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Social Business in Higher Education: Increasing Faculty Competitiveness

Social Business in Higher Education: Increasing Faculty Competitiveness | Higher ed | Scoop.it
A PhD is one thing, publications and grants are another, but what more can faculty do to increase their competitiveness in today’s international Higher Education market?  One effective strategy inc...
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Alarming Research Shows the Sorry State of US Higher Ed

Alarming Research Shows the Sorry State of US Higher Ed | Higher ed | Scoop.it
How can students learn when they spend just 9% of their time studying?
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Obama Promises 'Aggressive Strategy' For Higher Education : NPR

Obama Promises 'Aggressive Strategy' For Higher Education : NPR | Higher ed | Scoop.it
Renee Montagne talks to The Wall Street Journal's David Wessel about a shift in the Obama administration's approach to higher education, which the president alluded to in his economic speech on Wednesday.
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Why Disciplines Are Becoming Less Important - WorldWise - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Why Disciplines Are Becoming Less Important - WorldWise - The Chronicle of Higher Education | Higher ed | Scoop.it
Why disciplines are becoming less important: http://t.co/vij7007oat
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How to Implement Your Content Sharing Strategy for Higher Ed: Part II

How to Implement Your Content Sharing Strategy for Higher Ed: Part II | Higher ed | Scoop.it
Conclusion of a two part post on social content sharing strategy for higher ed marketers covering syndication and social bookmarking.
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What does the university of the future look like?

What does the university of the future look like? | Higher ed | Scoop.it
“These things always start with budget cuts, don’t they?” Baroness Diana Warwick said with a wry, not-quite-cynical smile over a cup of tea in the restaurant of an Ottawa hotel.
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Colleges need to emphasize learning over credentials (essay) | Inside Higher Ed

Colleges need to emphasize learning over credentials (essay) | Inside Higher Ed | Higher ed | Scoop.it
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Minerva reimagines the world of wisdom

Minerva reimagines the world of wisdom | Higher ed | Scoop.it
Minerva aims to reinvent the university as a global experience of ‘Ivy League’ education
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Seven rules of successful research data management in universities

Seven rules of successful research data management in universities | Higher ed | Scoop.it
Sound research rests on the ability to evidence, verify and reproduce results – managing your data enables all three
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UK higher education: let's not follow the leader but develop our own vision

UK higher education: let's not follow the leader but develop our own vision | Higher ed | Scoop.it
UK universities need an alternative to the US technology meme that says higher education is broken, says Saint John Walker (UK higher education: let's not follow the leader but develop our own vision http://t.co/yqB09TuALT...
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Et quelle vision le Québec peut-il se donner?

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Assessing Student Learning - five practical guides

Assessing Student Learning - five practical guides | Higher ed | Scoop.it

After a decade of rapid expansion in Australian higher education, student numbers have grown considerably in many courses and subjects, especially at the undergraduate level.

Larger class sizes pose significant teaching challenges, not least in the assessment of student learning. Perhaps most troubling, large classes may limit the amount of feedback provided to students.


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very detaiiled

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Who Prepares Humanities Ph.D.'s for a Nonacademic Search?

Who Prepares Humanities Ph.D.'s for a Nonacademic Search? | Higher ed | Scoop.it
Students find little help from their departments, and even less from their advisers. (Read: "Who Prepares Humanities Ph.D.'s for a Nonacademic Search?
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The Future of Higher Education Looks Nothing Like the Present

The Future of Higher Education Looks Nothing Like the Present | Higher ed | Scoop.it
Within five years, minorities will make up more than half of the country's under-18 population.

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Hi-Tech Higher Education in 2020 [Infographic]

Hi-Tech Higher Education in 2020 [Infographic] | Higher ed | Scoop.it
What's in store for the future of our universities? According to one survey, a great deal of change can be expected. A majority of respondents said they believe higher education will be quite diffe...
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