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John Kasich's New Higher Education Funding Formula: Results Equal Funding - StateImpact Ohio

John Kasich's New Higher Education Funding Formula: Results Equal Funding - StateImpact Ohio | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Plain DealerJohn Kasich's New Higher Education Funding Formula: Results Equal FundingStateImpact Ohio“Up until now, the argument over college affordability has been dominated by calls to action on two fronts: lower interest rates on student loans ...
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Higher Education Can Lead To More Stress, Depressing New Study Shows - Bustle

Higher Education Can Lead To More Stress, Depressing New Study Shows
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Your high school teachers weren't lying when they said that higher education is pretty darn important.
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Summit Europe: To Anticipate the Future Is to Abandon Intuition - Singularity Hub

Summit Europe: To Anticipate the Future Is to Abandon Intuition - Singularity Hub | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
In the evolution of information technology, acceleration is the rule—and this fact isn’t easy for the human brain to grasp.

You’d be hard
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Judge Denise Cote accepts Apple’s $450 million bet that she was wrong on e-books

Judge Denise Cote accepts Apple’s $450 million bet that she was wrong on e-books | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
U.S. District Judge Denise Cote didn’t like the terms of the settlement Apple reached with 33 state attorneys general last summer. She didn’t like them one bit.
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Thinking too highly of higher education - Arizona Daily Star

Thinking too highly of higher education
Arizona Daily Star
Is higher education an investment? Everyone knows that college graduates earn more than those without degrees.
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Online high school to offer education, hope for reclusive shut-ins - Asahi Shimbun

Online high school to offer education, hope for reclusive shut-ins - Asahi Shimbun | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
CHIBA--A school here plans to open an online high school next spring that will enable reclusive “hikikomori” to get an education and experience student life in cyberspace.
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Social Media Gains Momentum in Online Education - U.S. News & World Report

Social Media Gains Momentum in Online Education - U.S. News & World Report | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Social media tools allow online students to share information and build a sense of community, experts say.
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How Rethink Education Aims to Drive Revenue--and Change - EdSurge

How Rethink Education Aims to Drive Revenue--and Change - EdSurge | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
For many investors, education technology has long been a field with great potential and not-so-great returns. But it seems that Matt Greenfield has figured out how to pick companies he likes and achieve enviable financial success.
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Times Higher Education announces reforms to its World University Rankings - Times Higher Education

Times Higher Education announces reforms to its World University Rankings - Times Higher Education | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Times Higher Education today announces a series of important changes to its flagship THE World University Rankings
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Generation Z and the future of higher education - News@Northeastern

Northeastern President Joseph E. Aoun said Tuesday morning that the university’s new national survey of Generation Z sheds light on key areas where higher education must adapt to meet the needs of ...
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Are MOOCs the future of education? - CNN (blog)

Are MOOCs the future of education? - CNN (blog) | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Watch "Fareed Zakaria GPS," Sundays at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.
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Online education offers opportunities, raises concerns - The Detroit News

Online education offers opportunities, raises concerns - The Detroit News | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Despite advances in technology, high-quality teachers are always needed
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Higher education funding is bust. Here's my alternative - The Guardian

Higher education funding is bust. Here's my alternative - The Guardian | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
John Denham: The high fee, high debt approach has run its course. This mess can be fixed without increasing public spending or lowering standards
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Leadership Pittsburgh's seminar challenges traditional forms of education - Pittsburgh Post Gazette

You might think of it as the ultimate intellectual buffet.
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University of the People to offer HE to refugees

University of the People to offer HE to refugees | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
An online university has teamed up with the UN High Commissioner for Refugees to offer tuition-free, accredited HE to refugees and asylum seekers
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The European Parliament wants Google to be broken up

The European Parliament wants Google to be broken up | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Concerned over Google’s growing influence, the European Parliament is reportedly set to call for a break-up of the tech giant’s search engine from some of its other commercial businesses, according to the Financial Times.
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Saving in Advance Makes Higher Education More Affordable and Accessible - Richmond Times-Dispatch (blog)

Saving in Advance Makes Higher Education More Affordable and Accessible - Richmond Times-Dispatch (blog) | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
State Sen. Walter Stosch lamented recently that the rising cost of tuition in Virginia is “squeezing out middle-income families” from pursuing higher education (“Legislators: Is price of degree worth debt?
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Can community colleges save higher ed? - WDSU New Orleans

Can community colleges save higher ed? - WDSU New Orleans | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
There's no doubt that it's a tough time for families pondering the value of a college degree.
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CORONA: Teen excels in online education - Press-Enterprise

CORONA: Teen excels in online education - Press-Enterprise | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
News: CORONA: Teen excels in online education | cho, school, online, teen, virtual, steenstra, room, english, college, student
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Peter Thiel: People Are Scared Of The Future And Silicon Valley Doesn't Get It - Business Insider

Peter Thiel: People Are Scared Of The Future And Silicon Valley Doesn't Get It - Business Insider | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
"I watched the 'Gravity' movie the other day. You would never want to go into outer space."
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Voices: Remote educational technologies open doors across the globe - USA TODAY College

Voices: Remote educational technologies open doors across the globe - USA TODAY College | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Professional mentoring technology has opened a new door to the world of education.
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Publishers call for federal government to settle 'fair use' in higher education - Inside Higher Ed

Publishers call for federal government to settle 'fair use' in higher education - Inside Higher Ed | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Publishers call for federal government to settle 'fair use' in higher education Inside Higher Ed WASHINGTON -- Publishers are seeking “corrective authoritative guidance” from the federal government to stop the trend of court rulings they say are...
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How Obama's Action on Immigration Will Affect Higher Education - Chronicle of Higher Education (subscription)

How Obama's Action on Immigration Will Affect Higher Education - Chronicle of Higher Education (subscription) | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
The president’s decision to extend limited legal status to up to five million immigrants, announced Thursday night, will open college doors to many people.
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Online Education Options Vary by More Than Cost - U.S. News & World Report

Online Education Options Vary by More Than Cost - U.S. News & World Report | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Students looking to learn a specific skill may pay less for online education than those seeking a degree.
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Josh Coates Recognized for Bringing Disruptive Innovation to Educational ... - DigitalJournal.com

Josh Coates Recognized for Bringing Disruptive Innovation to Educational ... - DigitalJournal.com | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
SALT LAKE CITY, Nov. 19, 2014--(PR Newswire)--
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'Ivory Tower' explores higher education crisis on CNN - Creative Loafing Atlanta

'Ivory Tower' explores higher education crisis on CNN - Creative Loafing Atlanta | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Documentary takes deep dive on $1 trillion student loan debt problem this Thursday at 9 and 11 p.m.
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