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The Professors Behind the MOOC Hype - Chronicle of Higher Education (subscription)

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Chronicle of Higher Education (subscription) The Professors Behind the MOOC Hype Chronicle of Higher Education (subscription) Since then MOOCs, which charge no tuition and are open to anybody with Internet access, have been touted by reformers as a...
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Online learning has great potential and pitfalls - Baltimore Sun

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Online learning has great potential and pitfalls
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This is not unique to online learning.
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The Budgeting Crisis Shouldn't Hold You Back - Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio

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The Budgeting Crisis Shouldn't Hold You Back Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio According to a new report released by the State Higher Education Executive Officers Association, tuition at the nation's public colleges jumped a record 8.3 percent...
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This is the Year Colleges Will Start Taking Online Education Seriously - PolicyMic

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This is the Year Colleges Will Start Taking Online Education Seriously
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But the potential for online education at traditional brick-and-mortar institutions of higher learning is equally exciting.
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Opinion: The future of higher ed and the emergence of MOOCs - ksl.com

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Opinion: The future of higher ed and the emergence of MOOCs
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The Siciliano Forum has been fortunate enough to secure world-renowned game developer, futurist and New York Times best-selling author Dr.
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RN navigates road to successful online education - Nurse.com

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RN navigates road to successful online education
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I settled on a school that had a brick-and-mortar campus, but its nursing education master's degree program was completely online.
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Higher education faces changes as money shrinks - Superior Telegram

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“What they are asserting is that U.S. higher education is at a critical juncture in the evolution of its business model,” she said.
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Aim higher on education - Sun-Sentinel

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Aim higher on education
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Yet high-quality higher education in Florida is essential to turn out the talent that will attract investment, create high-wage jobs, and build a better economy and future for the Sunshine State.
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How the University of Phoenix will survive the education tech boom - Silicon Valley Business Journal

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How the University of Phoenix will survive the education tech boom Silicon Valley Business Journal Rob Wrubel is the chief of innovation for the Apollo Group, parent company of the the University of Phoenix, at a time when education and technology...
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Higher education focus shifts to finishing college - Daily Mail - Charleston

Higher education focus shifts to finishing college
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Higher education grapples with accreditation in the digital age - Stanford Report

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Higher education grapples with accreditation in the digital age
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Higher education grapples with accreditation in the digital age.
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Our Illiterate Children: Does Education Technology Put More Responsibility on ... - Huffington Post

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Our Illiterate Children: Does Education Technology Put More Responsibility on ...
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Education technology is a growing industry.
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Gallup poll reveals disagreement on whether quality of higher education has ... - SU The Daily Orange (subscription)

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News Corp. Gets Into The Tablet Business With Amplify

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Joel Klein, head of News Corporation's new Amplify education brand, announced today at the South By Southwest Education conference in Austin, Texas, that the company has designed its own branded Android tablet-sized computer.
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UK universities face threat from online courses and for-profit colleges - The Guardian

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UK universities face threat from online courses and for-profit colleges
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Traditional, middle-ranking universities face extinction within the next decade, a leading education expert has said.
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Higher education officials hope Senate will suggest no cuts, limit reductions - Diamondback Online

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Higher education officials hope Senate will suggest no cuts, limit reductions Diamondback Online For the first time in his two terms in office, O'Malley proposed investing in, rather than making cuts to, higher education because the state is not...
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Faculty debate reforming online education policy - University of Delaware Review

Faculty debate reforming online education policy
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At a hearing Monday, Faculty senators debated reforming the university's online education policy to reflect current standards of teaching.
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Leading education group recommends college credit for free online courses ... - Washington Post

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A Huge Month: Online Education Is Replacing Physical Colleges At A Crazy Fast ... - TechCrunch

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Creating the Future: Through Engagement, Openness, and Compassion - Huffington Post

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Creating the Future: Through Engagement, Openness, and Compassion
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Last summer, I responded to a call for volunteers from Creating the Future.
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The Rising Cost of Tuition Surpasses the Rate of Inflation - Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio

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Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio The Rising Cost of Tuition Surpasses the Rate of Inflation Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio Professor Jesse Rothstein at UC Berkeley says that Berkeley has had to cut its budget at the risk of sacrificing the...
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Online education: proceed with caution - Daily Californian

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Online education: proceed with caution
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Online education is an emerging issue at the University of California, with Gov.
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Rejecting the New Normal - Inside Higher Ed

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The Daily Titan Rejecting the New Normal Inside Higher Ed Professors pushed back against what they called the “new normal” of higher education – namely that it can no longer be free or at least affordable – Tuesday during a forum organized by the...
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Georgia Higher Education Report Urges Formula Restructuring - Independent Voter Network

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Independent Voter Network Georgia Higher Education Report Urges Formula Restructuring Independent Voter Network A report released by Georgia's Higher Education Funding Commission urges restructuring the state's budget formula to create more college...
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Obama Administration Launches College Scorecard - Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio

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Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio Obama Administration Launches College Scorecard Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio Higher education leaders and experts largely welcomed College Scorecard as a step in the right direction for helping students and...
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