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Higher Standards for Higher Education - MyrtleBeachOnline.com

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MyrtleBeachOnline.com Higher Standards for Higher Education MyrtleBeachOnline.com The idea, in a nutshell, is this: The state's schools will be judged based on a series of accountability measures, such as affordability, graduation and retention...
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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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Falling in Love Online: Grad School Edition - Businessweek

Falling in Love Online: Grad School Edition - Businessweek | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
A new MBA program at the University of North Carolina shows that schools can charge a lot of money for high-quality online education
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Survey finds Generation Z to be motivated lot - Boston Globe

Survey finds Generation Z to be motivated lot - Boston Globe | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
A new survey by Northeastern University found that a majority of Generation Z — those between the ages of 16 and 19 — is very self-motivated and seeks to craft its own future through higher education.
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NUS publishes 'roadmap for free education' - Times Higher Education

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The National Union of Students has outlined its proposals for reforming how higher education in England is funded
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This video game can help seniors apply for college - Los Angeles Times

This video game can help seniors apply for college - Los Angeles Times | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
High school senior Alex Chinchilla sometimes missed deadlines for college recommendation letters and essays. The consequences were great — but not real.
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Cost Of College 2014: Higher Education Prices Keep Increasing, But More ... - International Business Times

Cost Of College 2014: Higher Education Prices Keep Increasing, But More ... - International Business Times | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
A new report released Thursday found that attending a public four-year school cost more than three times as much as it did 30 years ago.
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Report highlights 10 trends set to shake up education - Times Higher Education

Report highlights 10 trends set to shake up education - Times Higher Education | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Massive open social learning and dynamic assessment on the Open University’s list
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Google Glass future clouded as some early believers lose faith - Reuters

Google Glass future clouded as some early believers lose faith - Reuters | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - After two years of popping up at high-profile events sporting Google Glass, the gadget that transforms eyeglasses into spy-movie worthy technology, Google co-founder Sergey Brin...
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What will be the most high-impact technologies of the future? (Predictions ... - The Post-Standard - syracuse.com (blog)

What will be the most high-impact technologies of the future? (Predictions ... - The Post-Standard - syracuse.com (blog) | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Super fast inter-city travel and major advancements in medical technologies are among the predictions made by 10 futurists, teachers and business leaders.
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Virtual reality has a future beyond video games, and it's already started - Engadget

Virtual reality has a future beyond video games, and it's already started - Engadget | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
With devices like the Oculus Rift and Sony's Project Morpheus driving the public's interest in virtual reality, it's easy assume the future of VR lies in
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Distance Learning: Internet Opened "Pandora's Box" On Education - BusinessBecause

Distance Learning: Internet Opened "Pandora's Box" On Education - BusinessBecause | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
FutureLearn founder and head of the Open University says disruptive innovation is forcing education to reconsider its foundations.
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How Pay-for-Success Funding Might Help Low-Income Students - Chronicle of Higher Education (subscription)

How Pay-for-Success Funding Might Help Low-Income Students - Chronicle of Higher Education (subscription) | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
England and New York City have experimented with the outcome-focused model. Could it benefit America's low-income college students?
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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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Attracting International Students: Can American Higher Education Maintain its ... - Huffington Post

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It is easy to infer that U.S. has been hugely successful in attracting international students.
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A revolution in higher education - MIT News

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Sanjay Sarma is leading an educational revolution now underway in higher education.
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Student numbers to US up, including from India - Times Higher Education

Student numbers to US up, including from India - Times Higher Education | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
The number of international students starting courses at US universities has increased by 7.5 per cent in the space of a year
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Study: Online Education is Effective and Affordable - Business Administration Information

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As online educational programs become more prevalent and advanced, perceptions about the effectivene...
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Information is a Key to Change in Higher Education - Brookings Institution (blog)

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Stuart Butler says that innovations in higher education, such as online learning and competency-based, customized degrees, need to be combined with new approaches to tuition information so that prospective students can find more opportunities in a...
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Experts See Traditional Campus, Online Education Mix Becoming the Norm - Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio

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Experts See Traditional Campus, Online Education Mix Becoming the Norm Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio When it comes to making higher education more affordable in the future, the question of whether to go to school online or to a traditional...
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3 ways to lower crazy high college costs - Fortune

3 ways to lower crazy high college costs - Fortune | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Much like the health care industry, information about the actual costs of higher education is woefully inadequate, says Stuart Butler, a senior fellow in economic studies at The Brookings Institution.
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Online university helps make college education a reality - STLtoday.com

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I wholeheartedly agree with your editorial highlighting the importance of putting higher education back within reach ("Economic undevelopment," Nov. 3).
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Future teachers take on technology - Bloomington Pantagraph

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NORMAL — Illinois State University theater education major Kelsey Kott realized her experience as a teacher would be different from her experience as a student.
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Digital Student Journey: The Online Path to Enrollment - Education Dive

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News, voices and jobs for education professionals. Optimized for your mobile phone.
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