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Free Higher Education - Huffington Post

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Free Higher Education
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Some time ago, I attended a gathering of college and university presidents brought together by The Chronicle of Higher Education.
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Students think beyond UK, US for higher education - Times of India

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Students think beyond UK, US for higher education
Times of India
HYDERABAD: Looking beyond the US and UK as preferred destinations for higher studies, the city's youth is now exploring options such as Germany, Singapore and Canada for education.
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Michael Austin: Is higher education a public or private good? - Kansas.com

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Michael Austin: Is higher education a public or private good?
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Talk about the South: Higher education in crisis - Hammond Daily Star online

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Talk about the South: Higher education in crisis
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The Louisiana higher education crisis is so broad and deep that it is difficult to cover in a newspaper column.
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Next wave US education: Massive, open, online disruption - GMA News

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Next wave US education: Massive, open, online disruption
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The United States has a problem: rapidly rising student debt. It also has a solution: online education.
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High tech will never make teachers obsolete, educational visionary tells UNO ... - NOLA.com

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High tech will never make teachers obsolete, educational visionary tells UNO ...
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The $7000 Computer Science Degree — and the Future of Higher Education - TIME

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The $7000 Computer Science Degree — and the Future of Higher Education TIME This isn't academia's first foray into offerings that promise some combination of low cost and high tech education, of course, but it's the first one that industry...
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World Bank to Support South-South Knowledge Exchange on Higher Education ... - World Bank Group

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Higher education funding bill expands workforce training - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

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Higher education funding bill expands workforce training Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier WATERLOO, Iowa --- The higher education budget bill approved by the Iowa House and Senate last week adds money for community colleges, including a $927,339 boost...
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Higher Ed in 2018 - Inside Higher Ed

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Higher Ed in 2018
Inside Higher Ed
Rising tuition, declining government subsidies, stagnant endowments, and increased competition are challenging higher education like never before.
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Higher Standards for Higher Education - MyrtleBeachOnline.com

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MyrtleBeachOnline.com Higher Standards for Higher Education MyrtleBeachOnline.com The idea, in a nutshell, is this: The state's schools will be judged based on a series of accountability measures, such as affordability, graduation and retention...
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Islamist Movement Challenges Universities - Chronicle of Higher Education (subscription)

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Chronicle of Higher Education (subscription) Islamist Movement Challenges Universities Chronicle of Higher Education (subscription) In Tunisia and Egypt, the Arab Spring freed higher education from dictatorial rule.
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Utah surpasses all others in digital education, new study finds - Salt Lake Tribune

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Utah surpasses all others in digital education, new study finds Salt Lake Tribune The report highlights lawmakers passing SB65, which allows students to take online courses throughout the state, through the Statewide Online Education Program.
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Student loan costs should not shut the door to higher education - Daily Herald

Student loan costs should not shut the door to higher education - Daily Herald | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
The Fiscal Times Student loan costs should not shut the door to higher education Daily Herald Congress and the president are jousting once again over the cost of college loans, a perennial dilemma that faces a July 1 deadline to avoid a doubling of...
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Google Play For Education Set To Enter Classrooms With A Play Store For ... - MakeUseOf

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Google Play For Education Set To Enter Classrooms With A Play Store For ...
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Large scale distribution could enable Google to gain traction in the trending area of educational technology.
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Idaho's Khan Academy Initiative: Embracing Educational Technology - Heritage.org (blog)

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Idaho's Khan Academy Initiative: Embracing Educational Technology
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Today's technology means that education can be tailored to the specific needs of each child.
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Commentary: Creative destruction meets higher education - Washington Post

Commentary: Creative destruction meets higher education
Washington Post
The topic: “What's Next” in education.
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Confusion on State Authorization - Inside Higher Ed

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Confusion on State Authorization Inside Higher Ed WASHINGTON -- The Education Department announced Friday that it would push back by a year the deadline for complying with a rule requiring states to authorize colleges within their borders, but did...
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Plans for online education collaboration on hold for the fall - The Justice

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Plans for online education collaboration on hold for the fall The Justice The University's planned collaboration with a consortium of colleges and universities and online education company 2U has altered due to the fact that three of the original...
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UK higher education: let's not follow the leader but develop our own vision - EducationGuardian.co.uk (blog)

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EducationGuardian.co.uk (blog) UK higher education: let's not follow the leader but develop our own vision EducationGuardian.co.uk (blog) All these things have been said about higher education recently (Clay Shirky wrote the last one if you're...
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California Bill Proposes Adding Community College Classes at Higher Cost - Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio

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California Bill Proposes Adding Community College Classes at Higher Cost
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'How 15000 Indian public schools deliver quality education through digital ... - The Guardian Nigeria

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The High Cost of Higher Education - Christian Post

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The High Cost of Higher Education
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In Is College Worth It?: A Former United States Secretary of Education and a Liberal Arts Graduate Expose the Broken Promise of Higher Education, William J.
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Sannicandro: Why we must invest in higher education - MetroWest Daily News

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Sannicandro: Why we must invest in higher education MetroWest Daily News In key points in our nation's history, leaders made decisions to invest in education. Initially we made education a right.
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To Fix Student Aid, First Try to Understand It - Chronicle of Higher Education (subscription)

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Chronicle of Higher Education (subscription) To Fix Student Aid, First Try to Understand It Chronicle of Higher Education (subscription) The Chronicle of Higher Education. Monday, April 1, 2013.
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