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Apollo to Ride Education-Technology Growth Wave - Digital Book World

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Moneycontrol.comApollo to Ride Education-Technology Growth WaveDigital Book WorldEducation technology has become an increasingly popular investment over the last 5 years.
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The Future Of Education: 10 Trends To Watch - Pulse

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College costs rise fastest for the poorest

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The American RadioWorks looks at how universities and colleges that promised at a White House summit to make higher education more affordable for low-income students have been raising their prices faster for the poorest students than for their...
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How Clear Is The Future Of Google Glass? - TechCrunch

How Clear Is The Future Of Google Glass? - TechCrunch | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Some ideas are ahead of their time. There is no question that the wearables market is taking off with the proliferation of health monitors, pedometers and..
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Top 10 Education Trends to Watch in 2015 and Beyond - Huffington Post

Top 10 Education Trends to Watch in 2015 and Beyond - Huffington Post | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
The winds of education change were gusty in 2014: declining and inequitable public funding, a new demographic future, advancing technology, rethinking accreditation, the credit hour and the needs of a tough job market....
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White House Ratings To Change the Conversation About Higher Education - UCR Today (press release)

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December 18, 2014: UC Riverside Chancellor Kim A. Wilcox says excellence, access and diversity can be delivered at one time. .
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Fiscal Fitness: Higher Education Must Be Run Like a Business - Huffington Post

Fiscal Fitness: Higher Education Must Be Run Like a Business - Huffington Post | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Without exception, each and every college and university must keep their fiscal house in order at all times by maintaining a balanced budget with "rainy day" funds that promote freedom, action and innovation....
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Doing the Right Thing: The 5 C's of Leadership in Higher Education - Huffington Post

Doing the Right Thing: The 5 C's of Leadership in Higher Education - Huffington Post | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
As we continue to seek strong leadership for institutions in all sectors of higher education, I believe we should seek people who exemplify these "Five "C's of Leadership."...
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In developing world, higher education key to stable employment, says new UN ... - UN News Centre

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Change is coming to American Higher Education - Richmond Times-Dispatch (blog)

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Change is coming, and it will not be easy for institutions to accommodate.
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Professors Grow Weary of Idea That Technology Can Salvage Higher Education - U.S. News & World Report

Professors Grow Weary of Idea That Technology Can Salvage Higher Education - U.S. News & World Report | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Some say bringing high technology to higher ed makes it less, not more, efficient.
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Affordability in Higher Education - Claremont Port Side

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When the financial aid system works to truly meet student needs, it is integral for the great majority of students who cannot keep pace with the soaring cost of higher education.
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Removing Barriers to Higher Education for Undocumented Students - Center For American Progress

Undocumented students must navigate a labyrinth of policies from federal, state, and postsecondary institutions to earn a college degree. Policymakers can help ensure that undocumented young people and the economy prosper by removing these barriers.
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Ellucian Launches Solution for Non-Traditional Programs

Ellucian Launches Solution for Non-Traditional Programs Ellucian Elevate™ is designed to address the specific needs of continuing education and workforce development programs. Fairfax, Va., Monday, December 1, 2014.
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5 Essential Provisions for the Higher Education Act to Alleviate Student Debt ... - Huffington Post

5 Essential Provisions for the Higher Education Act to Alleviate Student Debt ... - Huffington Post | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
With the Higher Education Act (HEA) currently up for reauthorization, the best way to fix this is for Congress to pass new provisions easing the student debt burdens of all borrowers. Here are 5 key elements of the Student Loan Fairness Act (H.R.
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New Online Education Credit Transfer Program Can Facilitate Degree Completion - U.S. News University

New Online Education Credit Transfer Program Can Facilitate Degree Completion - U.S. News University | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
A new initiative from the American Council on Education could make it easier for low-income and adult students to complete their degrees.
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Changes needed in higher education must recognize the way we live now - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Changes needed in higher education must recognize the way we live now - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Gone are the days when students went to college for four years to 'find themselves.'
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Khan Academy founder has two big ideas for overhauling higher education in ... - VentureBeat

Khan Academy founder has two big ideas for overhauling higher education in ... - VentureBeat | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Soft-spoken education revolutionary Sal Khan has a few ideas for how to radically overhaul higher education. First, create a universal degree that's comparable to a Stanford degree, and second, tra...
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5 trends that could change how businesses use social media in 2015

5 trends that could change how businesses use social media in 2015 | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Duke University recently published a study on social media that left many managers scratching their heads.
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35 percent of all security breaches take place in higher education - BetaNews

35 percent of all security breaches take place in higher education - BetaNews | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Higher education institutions with their rapid turnover of students' devices each year present particular problems when it comes to protecting data.
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ED releases long-awaited college ratings system

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The Obama administration on Dec. 19 is releasing the rough outlines of a much-anticipated college ratings system that may grade schools on such factors as graduation rates, loan repayments and post-graduation income.
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Higher education and the public good - Piqua Daily Call

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The debate over who benefits from higher education and whose responsibility it is to pay is certainly not a new debate, but one can agree that t...
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Why Small, Residential, Student-Centered Colleges Will Prevail - Huffington Post

Why Small, Residential, Student-Centered Colleges Will Prevail - Huffington Post | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
December on a small college campus, to quote the 1960's Andy Williams holiday song, "is the most wonderful time of the year."

Sure, the spring season of commencements and graduations is arguably more exciting because of what it is guarante...
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Does privatizing public higher education necessarily undermine the public good? - Inside Higher Ed

Does privatizing public higher education necessarily undermine the public good? - Inside Higher Ed | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Does privatizing public higher education necessarily undermine the public good?
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The President and First Lady's Call to Action on College Opportunity - EIN News (press release)

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The President and First Lady’s Call to Action on College Opportunity. Press release distribution provided by EIN News
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How to prepare for everything

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Just getting used to the Internet of Things? Well, welcome to the Internet of Everything--and what it means for IT in higher education.
The post How to prepare for everything appeared first on eCampus News.
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