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A MOOC by Any Other Name | Open Education | HYBRID PEDAGOGY

A MOOC by Any Other Name | Open Education | HYBRID PEDAGOGY | Higher Ed Reform | Scoop.it
Hybrid Pedagogy is an academic and networked journal of teaching and technology that combines the strands of critical and digital pedagogy to arrive at the best social and civil uses of technology and digital media in education.

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Higher Education at a Crossroad: Florida Institutions Set Standard for the Nation | Sunshine State News

Higher Education at a Crossroad: Florida Institutions Set Standard for the Nation | Sunshine State News | Higher Ed Reform | Scoop.it
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Michael A. MacDowell: US Higher Ed System Remains Envy of the World | Education News

Michael A. MacDowell: US Higher Ed System Remains Envy of the World | Education News | Higher Ed Reform | Scoop.it
by Michael A. MacDowell The countdown to the presidential election is measured by days now, but the candidates continue to shop their platforms to the electorate.
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TIME Magazine -- U.S. Edition -- October 29, 2012 Vol. 180 No. 18

TIME Magazine -- U.S. Edition -- October 29, 2012 Vol. 180 No. 18 | Higher Ed Reform | Scoop.it
TIME Magazine Table of Contents -- U.S. Edition -- October 29, 2012 Vol. 180 No.

 

This is this week's Time.  I found it while searching for a free online version of the 1950's article I just scooped titled "Crisis in the Collegeds: Can They Pay Their Way?"

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Candidates talk about college costs, economy, jobs with Harrison students

Candidates talk about college costs, economy, jobs with Harrison students | Higher Ed Reform | Scoop.it
They came, they saw and they campaigned.
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Official paints bleak picture of education

Official paints bleak picture of education | Higher Ed Reform | Scoop.it
Texas and the United States are doing a lousy job educating their young people and it’s going to cost us dearly in terms of economic competitiveness if we don’t do something quick.
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Times Higher Education - Inside Higher Ed: Disappearing Liberal Arts Colleges

Times Higher Education - Inside Higher Ed: Disappearing Liberal Arts Colleges | Higher Ed Reform | Scoop.it
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Texas: Lower College Costs by Online Education

Texas: Lower College Costs by Online Education | Higher Ed Reform | Scoop.it
  Texas MOOCs for Credit? Steve Kolowich,  Inside Higher Ed,  10/16/12 So far the universities partnering with edX and Coursera on massive open online courses (MOOCs) have focused on the ideal of lowering the barriers to elite courses.
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How The American University was Killed, in Five Easy Steps

How The American University was Killed, in Five Easy Steps | Higher Ed Reform | Scoop.it
A few years back, Paul E. Lingenfelter began his report on the defunding of public education by saying, “In 1920 H.G. Wells wrote, ‘History is becoming more and more a race between educ...
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First U.S.-China University Founded - New America Media

First U.S.-China University Founded - New America Media | Higher Ed Reform | Scoop.it
New America Media is a nationwide association of over 3000 ethnic media organizations representing the development of a more inclusive journalism.
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School at Age 3. No More 12th Grade. - College, Reinvented - The Chronicle of Higher Education

School at Age 3. No More 12th Grade. - College, Reinvented - The Chronicle of Higher Education | Higher Ed Reform | Scoop.it
The new and improved public-school system would begin with preschool and conclude with 11th grade.
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Debating the Value of College in America

Debating the Value of College in America | Higher Ed Reform | Scoop.it
Online version of the weekly magazine, with current articles, cartoons, blogs, audio, video, slide shows, an archive of articles and abstracts back to 1925...
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Ryan's Record on Issues Important to Colleges - Government - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Ryan's Record on Issues Important to Colleges - Government - The Chronicle of Higher Education | Higher Ed Reform | Scoop.it
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Higher education – a great investment for Texas

Higher education – a great investment for Texas | Higher Ed Reform | Scoop.it
A thriving economy depends on a vibrant business culture, and Texas is arguably the best state to do business in the nation.
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Higher education: US University fair on Nov 3

Higher education: US University fair on Nov 3 | Higher Ed Reform | Scoop.it
The United States-India Educational Foundation (USIEF) will organise a 'US University Fair' here on November 3 for students desirous to pursue higher studies in America.
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Breaking News, Analysis, Politics, Blogs, News Photos, Video, Tech Reviews - TIME.com

Breaking News, Analysis, Politics, Blogs, News Photos, Video, Tech Reviews - TIME.com | Higher Ed Reform | Scoop.it
For a few days each June, U.S. higher education can afford the
celebrating mood. It puts on its gayest trappings, forms its great
processions, fills the air with the sound of tolling bells and...

 

I came across this article published in TIME in 1950.  This is an excpert from the introductionbecause I was using a library database to get full-text, but I thought it was interesting enough to share given the headline could have been written todya.

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Market Watch Education Summit goals not turned into action

Market Watch Education Summit goals not turned into action | Higher Ed Reform | Scoop.it
Five hundred movers and shakers left last October's regional education summit jazzed about repairing a rift between education and business that inhibits economic recovery.Visit our Education Summit page...
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UNH president hopes new campaign will convince lawmakers to restore higher ed cuts - NashuaTelegraph.com

UNH president hopes new campaign will convince lawmakers to restore higher ed cuts - NashuaTelegraph.com | Higher Ed Reform | Scoop.it
DURHAM – University of New Hampshire President Mark Huddleston is on a mission to convince...
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Questions Linger Over Higher Ed Pay Raises - CBS Connecticut

Questions Linger Over  Higher Ed Pay Raises - CBS Connecticut | Higher Ed Reform | Scoop.it
A top Republican state lawmaker is renewing calls for legislative hearings into $250,000 in unauthorized pay raises in the state's higher education system.
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Study: Deregulated Universities Don't Have Better Outcomes | Inside Higher Ed

Study: Deregulated Universities Don't Have Better Outcomes | Inside Higher Ed | Higher Ed Reform | Scoop.it
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Hechinger Report | Pressed to bridge the skills gap, colleges and corporations try to get along

Hechinger Report | Pressed to bridge the skills gap, colleges and corporations try to get along | Higher Ed Reform | Scoop.it
Informing the Public about Education through Quality Journalism...
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University of Phoenix to phase out 115 campuses

University of Phoenix to phase out 115 campuses | Higher Ed Reform | Scoop.it
After months of damning press, the for-profit college sector shows decline...
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Let's Calm Down About Higher Education

Let's Calm Down About Higher Education | Higher Ed Reform | Scoop.it
These worries are as old as the Republic. American colleges and universities are not going down the tubes.
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ACT Says A Quarter Of High Schoolers Are College Ready : NPR

ACT Says A Quarter Of High Schoolers Are College Ready : NPR | Higher Ed Reform | Scoop.it
Surprisingly, this is good news, as the test-takers have improved their science and math scores.
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