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Your Guide to Picking an Online College - Fox Business

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Your Guide to Picking an Online College
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It wasn't too long ago that online schools held little credibility, but the number of schools offering education degrees all or partially online has increased dramatically in the last decade.
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Are universities the engines of regional prosperity? - Times Higher Education

Are universities the engines of regional prosperity? - Times Higher Education | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
George Osborne wants institutions to spur growth outside London, but not everyone thinks campuses can and should take on such a role
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5 Things to Share With Your Teachers About Educational Technology - Huffington Post

5 Things to Share With Your Teachers About Educational Technology - Huffington Post | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
We know that technology has changed education and it is only going to continue to do so. Teachers will not only accept these changes in technology, but will embrace them if they feel confident in the learning experience....
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'Digital is the missing link in higher education' - Telegraph.co.uk

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Rather than dabbling with MOOCs, universities need to create a new kind of digital degree experience for students, argues deputy vice-chancellor Ian Dunn
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ASHE: Hispanic-Serving Institutions Could Face Rough Road Ahead - Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio

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Neatly summarizing the 2014 Association for the Study of Higher Education (ASHE) conference is a no easy task.
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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
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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

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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

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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

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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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5 Myths of Online Education - Pulse

5 Myths of Online Education - Pulse | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Online education is a relatively young concept, and as such it is often the subject of skepticism and doubt. Many people believe that online education is an easy way to quickly get a degree in a
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Faith at institutions of higher education - Duke Chronicle

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God. Religion. Faith. In my experience, these words are often banned from intellectual conversation except in criticism.
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Student group starts petition to combat higher education funding cuts - University of Virginia The Cavalier Daily

Student group starts petition to combat higher education funding cuts - University of Virginia The Cavalier Daily | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
UVA's premier student-operated independent news organization and Charlottesville's oldest daily newspaper.
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Salman Khan's Online Academy Revolutionizes Worldwide Education - Investor's Business Daily

Salman Khan's Online Academy Revolutionizes Worldwide Education - Investor's Business Daily | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Salman Khan made the tough switch from hedge fund guru to starting something he dreamed about: spreading education to all for free with his online academy.
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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

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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

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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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