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Spooked by MOOCs: UVA tip-toes into online education - The Hook

Spooked by MOOCs: UVA tip-toes into online education - The Hook | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
The Hook Spooked by MOOCs: UVA tip-toes into online education The Hook As emails revealed, Dragas believed the University "couldn't afford to wait" on implementing an online education program, citing Harvard and MIT's $60-million investment in...
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The Chief Online Learning Officer: Competencies, Roles, and Trajectories | UNBOUND

With the sustained prominence of online education, the need for a Chief Online Learning Officer (COLO) as part of an institution’s senior leadership team became
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Task force releases recommendations for improving diversity, inclusion at KU

Task force releases recommendations for improving diversity, inclusion at KU | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
A work group tasked with suggesting ways to improve diversity and inclusion at Kansas University has released its report, including more than 30 suggestions for change at KU.
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As college prices soar, poorest students fall further behind

As college prices soar, poorest students fall further behind | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Education News - The college attainment gap between higher and lower income families is huge and growing.
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Conference anticipates digital higher education future

Conference anticipates digital higher education future | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
e-Learning offers a great opportunity for universities to adapt courses efficiently to the requirements of different categories of students, participants were told at a national conference on digi ...
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Many Future Jobs Will Not Require a Bachelor’s Degree—Where Does that Leave Higher Education?

Many Future Jobs Will Not Require a Bachelor’s Degree—Where Does that Leave Higher Education? | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
The headline on the front page of the business section in the Boston Globe on Monday, November 9, 2015 said, “State facing lack of labor, Job-training system falling short, study says.” This must have instantly caught the attention of the local...
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Higher education’s future isn’t so grim; Moody’s upgrades its outlook to ‘stable’

Higher education’s future isn’t so grim; Moody’s upgrades its outlook to ‘stable’ | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Moody's outlook for higher education has been upgraded from negative to stable.
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NCAA Board of Governors passes anti-discrimination process for event sites

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The Role of Disruptive Technology in the Future of Higher Education

Although not a magical way to transform higher education, disruptive technology must interrupt our usual policies, practices, and assumptions.
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An open letter: Alternative and specialist institutions aren’t irrelevant; they’re an important part of the future of Higher Education - along with online learning - University College of Estate Ma...

An open letter: Alternative and specialist institutions aren’t irrelevant; they’re an important part of the future of Higher Education - along with online learning - University College of Estate Ma... | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Guest post by Ashley Wheaton, UCEM Principal As reported recently in Times Higher Education Richard Garrett, Director of the Observatory on Borderless Higher Education, has stated: “Open and distance learning universities (ODL) must determine their...
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Blended Learning: The Future Of Higher Education? - e-Learning Feeds

Blended Learning: The Future Of Higher Education? - e-Learning Feeds | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
by Nick Morrison, Forbes Universities have long been wrestling with the internet. On the one hand it represents a huge opportunity, in the shape of an enor
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The Future Of Education:Online Bachelor And Master's Degrees For Teaching Are Now Popular

The fate pertaining to self-instruction:online degree and master's degrees against precept are lately favored: XSJVk https://t.co/x0i0XYZKYf
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Graduate Education Reconsidered

Graduate Education Reconsidered | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
The skills #history PhDs need for diverse careers are the same as those they need in #highered. #AHACareerDiversity https://t.co/Twm6VMJhiJ
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5 Predictions for Higher Education Technologies in 2016

5 Predictions for Higher Education Technologies in 2016 | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
It's an exciting time for future-minded higher education pros. In 2016, finding innovative ways to improve the industry will become more vital than ever.
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The future of ed tech is here, it’s just not evenly distributed — Futures Exchange

The future of ed tech is here, it's just not evenly distributed - Futures Exchange - Medium
Using design fiction to cut through the relentless TEDTalk-like optimism of ed tech marketing
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The Danger of Telling Poor Kids That College Is the Key to Social Mobility

The Danger of Telling Poor Kids That College Is the Key to Social Mobility | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Higher education should be promoted to all students as an opportunity to experience an intellectual awakening, not just increase their earning power.
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elearnspace › White House: Innovation in Higher Education

From eLearnSpace: White House: Innovation in Higher Education https://t.co/B4oeR0LnHs https://t.co/gIsFOJUlr6
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Donors creating new higher-education pathways

Donors creating new higher-education pathways | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
For years, the Legislature has deeply cut funding to Washington’s superb public universities, resulting in skyrocketing tuition for students.
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Employability: metrics and definitions - Wonkhe

Employability: metrics and definitions - Wonkhe | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Responding to Johnny Rich's piece before Christmas which argued that the coming TEF should measure employability rather than employment outcomes, Doug Cole of the Higher Education Academy argues the risks of this approach becoming the prevailing...
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Students say digital presence is key to enrollment decisions - eCampus News

Students say digital presence is key to enrollment decisions - eCampus News | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Digital presence via campus websites and social media can all majorly impact college decisions this year, say students.
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Pearson first quarter sales fall on US losses

Pearson first quarter sales fall on US losses | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Pearson, the British education company struggling to cope with a downturn in its biggest markets, reported a 4% fall in first-quarter underlying sales.
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Are Universities Failing Their Graduates?

Are Universities Failing Their Graduates? | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Dream Factories: Why Universities Won't Solve the Youth Job Crisis by Ken S. Coates and Bill Morrison Looks at the Mystique Around Universities and the Consequences of "Credentialism"
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The Future of Lifelong Learning Infographic - e-Learning Infographics | The Future of Higher Education

The Future of Lifelong Learning Infographic - e-Learning Infographics | The Future of Higher Education | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
The Future of Lifelong Learning Infographic presents the recent lifelong learning explosion, provides a brief overview of lifelong learning organizations and initiatives and lists some of its societal benefits.
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The Future Of Education:Online Bachelor And Master's Degrees For Teaching Are Now Popular

The fate pertaining to self-instruction:online degree and master's degrees against precept are lately favored: XSJVk https://t.co/x0i0XYZKYf
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MOOCs and pedagogy: where are we heading?

Official Full-Text Publication: MOOCs and pedagogy: where are we heading? on ResearchGate, the professional network for scientists.
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