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MOOCs : A pivotal development in higher education - or a complete miss? - VOXXI

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MOOCs : A pivotal development in higher education - or a complete miss?
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MOOCs, massive open online courses, are destined to change the face of higher education — for better or for worse.
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USC looks to the future of online education - USC News

USC looks to the future of online education USC News Some Trojans may know of a Slingbox as the device that can transport video of USC sports to cities around the world.
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Mizzou adds 16 degrees and $2.5 million to its online education program - KBIA

Mizzou adds 16 degrees and $2.5 million to its online education program - KBIA | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
U.S. News University Mizzou adds 16 degrees and $2.5 million to its online education program KBIA Current Mizzou Online programs will continue to be offered both as 100 percent online or a hybrid of on-campus and online learning.
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Living in the Present, Imagining the Future - Huffington Post (blog)

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Living in the Present, Imagining the Future Huffington Post (blog) Of course, it is impossible for us to imagine with precision what the future holds. But this doesn't mean we are doomed to making bad choices.
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College Students Poorly Served by Current Financial Aid System - Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio

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Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio College Students Poorly Served by Current Financial Aid System Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio If implemented, Doyle's proposals will result in increased access to higher education for currently...
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Pa. students need to have education choices - Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Pa. students need to have education choices - Pittsburgh Post Gazette | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Pa. students need to have education choices Pittsburgh Post Gazette I want to thank all of the parents, students, educators and lawmakers for making their voices heard and making our school, and all of the other school choices, possible.
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Michigan budget breakdown: Higher education has taken biggest hit under ... - MLive.com

Michigan budget breakdown: Higher education has taken biggest hit under ... - MLive.com | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Michigan budget breakdown: Higher education has taken biggest hit under ... MLive.com And while Snyder and the state legislature last year agreed to restore K-12 education funding to nearly the same spot as former Gov.
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University chancellor proposed to “de-politicize” higher education - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

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University chancellor proposed to “de-politicize” higher education Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier “This would be one of the top seeking jobs in the country,” said Hatch, with the responsibility of guiding the academics of more than 60,000 students on...
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University student marketing spend up 23% - Times Higher Education

University student marketing spend up 23% - Times Higher Education | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Times Higher Education University student marketing spend up 23% Times Higher Education UK universities increased their spending on marketing to potential students by nearly a quarter in the run-up to the introduction of higher fees, a Times Higher...
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IRS announces delay in higher education tax credit claims - The Reporter

IRS announces delay in higher education tax credit claims - The Reporter | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
IRS announces delay in higher education tax credit claims The Reporter Although the 2013 tax filing season began Jan.
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Viewpoint: Why Higher Education Must Be Part of Immigration Reform - TIME

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TIME Viewpoint: Why Higher Education Must Be Part of Immigration Reform TIME But today our immigration laws make higher education — a virtual requirement for financial security — out of reach for more than one million undocumented students.
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Poverty, technology, and the future of global education - Student Life

Poverty, technology, and the future of global education - Student Life | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Poverty, technology, and the future of global education Student Life The American education system is finally coming to grips with the fact that the Internet is going to massively affect the way kids learn.
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University funding per student 'on the rise', says Hefce - Times Higher Education

University funding per student 'on the rise', says Hefce Times Higher Education The Higher Education Funding Council for England published on 7 February its response to the grant letter it received last month from the Department for Business...
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Moody's Is Right, and Wrong About Higher Education - Huffington Post (blog)

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Moody's Is Right, and Wrong About Higher Education
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Indeed, these volatile times require vision and courage to make the high-stakes decisions that will shape college campuses for generations to come.
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Five Online Courses Are Eligible for College Credit - New York Times

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The Next Web Five Online Courses Are Eligible for College Credit New York Times The American Council on Education, the leading umbrella group for higher education, and Coursera, a Silicon Valley provider of online education, announced on Wednesday...
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Reacting to McCrory's higher education remarks - Garner News

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Reacting to McCrory's higher education remarks Garner News It was as if aliens had attacked and taken over the state's university system.
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Part-time students 'enjoy job stability', says report - Times Higher Education

Part-time students 'enjoy job stability', says report Times Higher Education "Employers who support staff through their studies are set to gain the most, with a higher chance of retaining talented employees, who are better engaged and equipped to...
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Mariucci: Arizona universities are transforming education - Arizona Republic

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Mariucci: Arizona universities are transforming educatiop Arizona Republic These topics and more will be the basis for a coming retreat where we will be joined by other national leaders in higher education reform to discuss, debate and commit to...
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Henry Aubin: Summit on universities is bypassing big issues affecting the ... - Montreal Gazette

Henry Aubin: Summit on universities is bypassing big issues affecting the ... - Montreal Gazette | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Henry Aubin: Summit on universities is bypassing big issues affecting the ... Montreal Gazette MONTREAL — Plans for the Quebec government's upcoming summit on higher education are avoiding what is perhaps the No.
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Reacting to the McCrory's higher education remarks - Stanly News & Press

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Wall Street Journal Reacting to the McCrory's higher education remarks Stanly News & Press Pat McCrory's remarks about higher education.
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State, Federal Ed-Tech Leadership Seen as Key to Innovation - Education Week News

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State, Federal Ed-Tech Leadership Seen as Key to Innovation Education Week News Crandall, a Republican who is chairman of the House education committee, views himself as a connector in Arizona's ed-tech arena, highlighting projects that are...
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Community Colleges Rise as Leaders of Technological Education - Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio

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Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio Community Colleges Rise as Leaders of Technological Education Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio Traditionally attributed with their prevalent role in accommodating minorities and students from lower-income...
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American Council on Education Recommends 5 MOOCs for Credit - Chronicle of Higher Education (subscription)

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Washington Post American Council on Education Recommends 5 MOOCs for Credit Chronicle of Higher Education (subscription) "This could make it much easier for students to get credit for MOOCs, and they don't necessarily have to figure out the...
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State pushes for higher education transparency - Portland Business Journal

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State pushes for higher education transparency Portland Business Journal Rep.
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Editorial: Higher education is worth higher priority - Lansing State Journal

Editorial: Higher education is worth higher priority Lansing State Journal Business Leaders for Michigan, a roundtable of the state's largest employers, sees the higher education issue and looming shortage of college graduates as critical issues...
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