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Online education will eventually become free, just like mobile apps: S Ramadorai - Daily News & Analysis

Online education will eventually become free, just like mobile apps: S Ramadorai - Daily News & Analysis | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Daily News & Analysis Online education will eventually become free, just like mobile apps: S Ramadorai Daily News & Analysis Stressing the need to reach rural population through online education, S Ramadorai, vice chairman of TCS and chairman of...
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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)

Change is coming to American Higher Education - Richmond Times-Dispatch (blog) | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
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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Affordability in Higher Education
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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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Higher education 'reform' has been halted. Now's the time for inspiration - The Guardian

Higher education 'reform' has been halted. Now's the time for inspiration - The Guardian | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Let’s stop arguing over who can best manage our weakened public institutions. The time to talk seriously about equal opportunity is now
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Google Inbox: The future of email? - CBS News

Google Inbox: The future of email? - CBS News | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
New app fundamentally changes the way email clients work, and the result is a much more effective inbox
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The most amazing and inspiring vision of the future I've ever seen - Gizmodo

The most amazing and inspiring vision of the future I've ever seen - Gizmodo | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
None of the countless science fiction movies and documentaries about the future of humanity I've ever seen were as inspiring, beautiful, and realistic as this extraordinary short film by Erik Wernquist, narrated by Carl Sagan.
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Online education run amok - Politico

Online education run amok - Politico | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Massive open online courses, first envisioned as a way to democratize higher education, have made their way into high schools, but Washington is powerless to stop the flood of personal data about teenage students from flowing to private companies,...
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Online education run amok - Politico

Online education run amok - Politico | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Massive open online courses, first envisioned as a way to democratize higher education, have made their way into high schools, but Washington is powerless to stop the flood of personal data about teenage students from flowing to private companies,...
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Explainer: What is a small private online course? - Phys.Org

Explainer: What is a small private online course? - Phys.Org | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
If you have studied an online course at a university over the past couple of decades, you've probably already experienced a SPOC, or Small Private Online Course.
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Some myths about private higher education: Guest commentary - Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

Some myths about private higher education: Guest commentary - Inland Valley Daily Bulletin | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
At a time of year when high school seniors and their parents are filling out college applications for the start of the 2015 school year, they are likely asking important questions about the future: What should my major be?
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Higher education and the public good - Piqua Daily Call

Higher education and the public good - Piqua Daily Call | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
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)

The President and First Lady's Call to Action on College Opportunity - EIN News (press release) | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
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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5 arenas that are traditional higher ed’s most worthy competitors

5 arenas that are traditional higher ed’s most worthy competitors | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
You’ve heard about MOOCs other technologies shaking up traditional offerings from higher education institutions, but where is it all coming from?
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Re-imagining higher education - Open Democracy

Re-imagining higher education - Open Democracy | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Learning takes place in the
heart, the hands and the home, not just in the head. What does that mean for the universities
of the future?
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Report says many college students don't finish in 4 years - The Augusta Chronicle

While Georgia is one of 34 states recognized by Complete College America for adopting innovative support programs, on-time completion is still stark.
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The Internet of Things Is Far Bigger Than Anyone Realizes

The Internet of Things Is Far Bigger Than Anyone Realizes | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
When people talk about “the next big thing,” they’re never thinking big enough. It’s not a lack of imagination; it’s a lack of observation. I’ve maintained that the future is always within sight, and you don’t need to imagine what’s already there.
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Higher education still gateway to responsible citizenship and careers - Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

Higher education still gateway to responsible citizenship and careers - Wilkes Barre Times-Leader | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Iconic American writer Mark Twain might have been able to identify with higher education if it were a living, breathing thing. After all, report...
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This is what you should expect from enterprise software in the future - VentureBeat

This is what you should expect from enterprise software in the future - VentureBeat | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
GuestWe’re in the midst of a transformational moment as the makeup of the workforce changes, as does the outright speed in which business is done — all of which impacts enterprise technology development and solutions.
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Opinion: Has the market delivered for students in higher education? - Times Higher Education

Opinion: Has the market delivered for students in higher education? - Times Higher Education | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Paul Wellings and Toni Pearce consider the impact of higher fees
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