JRD's higher educ...
Follow
Find
436 views | +0 today
Scooped by Johnnie Driessner
onto JRD's higher education future
Scoop.it!

The Reality and the Hype Behind Online Learning and the 'School of One' - Huffington Post (blog)

The Reality and the Hype Behind Online Learning and the 'School of One' - Huffington Post (blog) | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
The Reality and the Hype Behind Online Learning and the 'School of One'Huffington Post (blog)The Daily News has a story about a new negative evaluation of DOE's much vaunted "School of One" program.
more...
No comment yet.
JRD's higher education future
Topics of interest to the future of American higher education.
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Johnnie Driessner
Scoop.it!

Businesses take a broader role in shaping higher education - Tampabay.com

Businesses take a broader role in shaping higher education - Tampabay.com | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Tampabay.com
Businesses take a broader role in shaping higher education
Tampabay.com
Chalk up one more example of how the ties that bind business and higher education are strengthening.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Johnnie Driessner
Scoop.it!

UW-Madison pushes innovative online education platform through MOOCs - Madison.com

UW-Madison pushes innovative online education platform through MOOCs - Madison.com | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
UW-Madison pushes innovative online education platform through MOOCs Madison.com Madison community members and students at the University of Wisconsin-Madison already have access to a wide variety of educational opportunities because of their...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Johnnie Driessner
Scoop.it!

Microsoft's CEO Sent Out A Giant Manifesto To Employees About The Future Of ... - Business Insider

Microsoft's CEO Sent Out A Giant Manifesto To Employees About The Future Of ... - Business Insider | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Business Insider
Microsoft's CEO Sent Out A Giant Manifesto To Employees About The Future Of ...
Business Insider
Nothing is off the table in how we think about shifting our culture ... Organizations will change.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Johnnie Driessner
Scoop.it!

Unbundling And Re-bundling In Higher Education - Forbes

Unbundling And Re-bundling In Higher Education - Forbes | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Unbundling And Re-bundling In Higher Education Forbes With the explosion of online learning, a disruptive innovation, there has been significant attention paid to the likely unbundling of higher education (see Michael Staton's AEI piece and this...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Johnnie Driessner
Scoop.it!

Rethinking What a 'Traditional' College Education Entails: Five Misconceptions ... - Huffington Post

Rethinking What a 'Traditional' College Education Entails: Five Misconceptions ... - Huffington Post | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Rethinking What a 'Traditional' College Education Entails: Five Misconceptions ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Johnnie Driessner
Scoop.it!

Students, not state, grapple with higher price for higher education - Savannah Morning News

Students, not state, grapple with higher price for higher education Savannah Morning News ATLANTA — Most people agree a college degree provides valuable benefits, even if not everyone can afford one, but experts say there are ways to make it...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Johnnie Driessner
Scoop.it!

One Historical Image Shows Just How Much Higher Education Has Changed in ... - Mic

One Historical Image Shows Just How Much Higher Education Has Changed in ... - Mic | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
One Historical Image Shows Just How Much Higher Education Has Changed in ...
Mic
Given that the U.S. ranks only 14th in the world in 25- to 34-year-olds with higher education, it's time for some changes, and the aforementioned ones are a good start.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Johnnie Driessner
Scoop.it!

Preschool to career is new focus for Northeast Ohio Council on Higher Education - The Plain Dealer

Preschool to career is new focus for Northeast Ohio Council on Higher Education - The Plain Dealer | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Preschool to career is new focus for Northeast Ohio Council on Higher Education The Plain Dealer "It (the mission) changes from a focus exclusively on higher education to educational attainment from preschool through college," said Shawn Brown,...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Johnnie Driessner
Scoop.it!

The Future of Higher Education: Is There a Middle Ground? - Huffington Post (blog)

The Future of Higher Education: Is There a Middle Ground? - Huffington Post (blog) | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
The Future of Higher Education: Is There a Middle Ground?
Huffington Post (blog)
The National Association of College and University Business Officers (NACUBO) issued its survey of private, non-profit four-year colleges last week.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Johnnie Driessner
Scoop.it!

Preparing higher education for an internationally minded future - Jakarta Post

Preparing higher education for an internationally minded future - Jakarta Post | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Jakarta Post
Preparing higher education for an internationally minded future
Jakarta Post
Higher education needs to work hard to build on this.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Johnnie Driessner
Scoop.it!

The man whose map is the future - Irish Times

The man whose map is the future - Irish Times | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
The man whose map is the future
Irish Times
Dr Peter Diamandis is a man who sees the future in the present.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Johnnie Driessner
Scoop.it!

Lehigh Valley liberal arts colleges warm up to online education - Allentown Morning Call

Lehigh Valley liberal arts colleges warm up to online education - Allentown Morning Call | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Lehigh Valley liberal arts colleges warm up to online education
Allentown Morning Call
They're also the reason that such schools have resisted what has become a staple on many college campuses: online education.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Johnnie Driessner
Scoop.it!

Essay calls for end to charging online students same as in-person students - Inside Higher Ed

Essay calls for end to charging online students same as in-person students - Inside Higher Ed | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Essay calls for end to charging online students same as in-person students
Inside Higher Ed
At $6,600, the online program is one-sixth the cost of the on-campus one, a fact that higher education leaders should be examining closely.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Johnnie Driessner
Scoop.it!

Which problems could MOOCs solve, and how? - University World News

Which problems could MOOCs solve, and how? - University World News | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Which problems could MOOCs solve, and how?
University World News
As a member of the Governing Board for the UNESCO Institute for Information Technologies in Education, I was part of a team doing a project on the use of ICT in primary education.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Johnnie Driessner
Scoop.it!

A Mooc Point: Business Schools Seek To Monetize Moocs - BusinessBecause

A Mooc Point: Business Schools Seek To Monetize Moocs - BusinessBecause | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
BusinessBecause
A Mooc Point: Business Schools Seek To Monetize Moocs
BusinessBecause
It was March this year and the university supremo had just put pen to paper on a deal with Coursera, the for-profit educational technology giant.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Johnnie Driessner
Scoop.it!

Online education a valuable resource - The Denver Post

Online education a valuable resource - The Denver Post | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Online education a valuable resource
The Denver Post
Since our transfer to online education, my children have excelled.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Johnnie Driessner
Scoop.it!

Australia's Online Education Sector Is Expected To Generate $6.5 Billion In ... - Business Insider Australia

Australia's Online Education Sector Is Expected To Generate $6.5 Billion In ... - Business Insider Australia | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Australia's Online Education Sector Is Expected To Generate $6.5 Billion In ...
Business Insider Australia
Australia's online education sector is massive with $6.5 billion in revenue expected to be generated over the next 12 months, IBISWorld says.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Johnnie Driessner
Scoop.it!

Combat higher education costs with creativity: Guest opinion - The Oregonian

Combat higher education costs with creativity: Guest opinion - The Oregonian | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Combat higher education costs with creativity: Guest opinion
The Oregonian
The United States has one of the most expensive higher education systems in the world. And it's broken. Students take too long to finish college.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Johnnie Driessner
Scoop.it!

Try Convincing an Employer to Pay for an Online Degree - U.S. News & World Report

Try Convincing an Employer to Pay for an Online Degree - U.S. News & World Report | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Try Convincing an Employer to Pay for an Online Degree
U.S.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Johnnie Driessner
Scoop.it!

A Defining Moment for Online Learning - Huffington Post

A Defining Moment for Online Learning - Huffington Post | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
A Defining Moment for Online Learning
Huffington Post
Online education in general and MOOC's in particular challenge activities that have taken place for centuries in the most prestigious universities in the world.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Johnnie Driessner
Scoop.it!

Financing Higher Education - WNPR News

Financing Higher Education - WNPR News | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Financing Higher Education
WNPR News
Some people say that bachelor's degrees are the new high school diplomas; they are becoming more and more necessary for job seekers to be competitive in the job market.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Johnnie Driessner
Scoop.it!

Sloan Goes Online - Inside Higher Ed

Sloan Goes Online - Inside Higher Ed | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Sloan Goes Online
Inside Higher Ed
The online education consortium, which previously relied on funding from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, was incorporated as a nonprofit in 2008, and became a member-supported organization this fiscal year.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Johnnie Driessner
Scoop.it!

Beware Those Going For Distance Education - Yentha

Beware Those Going For Distance Education - Yentha | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Beware Those Going For Distance Education Yentha Trivandrum: The latest Distance Education Bureau's notification states that 'a university established or incorporated by or under a State act shall operate only within the territorial jurisdiction...
more...
Johnnie Driessner's comment, July 7, 10:21 AM
Even in India we see an attempt to impose geographical limits on distance education, thereby undercutting one of it's greatest potentials; the ability to overcome time and location to lever resources and expertise to the benefit of many more students.
Scooped by Johnnie Driessner
Scoop.it!

This 1960s Computerised Desk Was Supposed To Make Classrooms Extinct - Gizmodo Australia

This 1960s Computerised Desk Was Supposed To Make Classrooms Extinct - Gizmodo Australia | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
This 1960s Computerised Desk Was Supposed To Make Classrooms Extinct
Gizmodo Australia
The technology of the future was going to provide all kinds of new possibilities for the classroom of tomorrow — including eliminating the classroom entirely.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Johnnie Driessner
Scoop.it!

Universities face five key challenges - Cambridge Times

Universities face five key challenges - Cambridge Times | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Universities face five key challenges Cambridge Times 2) A stronger focus on the economic returns to education: Students, parents and government funders are all looking more closely at the value proposition of obtaining college and university...
more...
No comment yet.