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Ontario higher education's year of living dangerously - University World News

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University World News Ontario higher education's year of living dangerously University World News The Liberal Party, under Premier Dalton McGuinty, had just been re-elected and Murray inherited a long wish list of major commitments from a...
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Moving forward with partnerships on higher education - MiamiHerald.com (registration)

Moving forward with partnerships on higher education MiamiHerald.com (registration) The implication: That somehow the student's education was inadequate and therefore a waste of time and money.
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Education collaborative exploring idea for virtual school - MetroWest Daily News

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Education collaborative exploring idea for virtual school MetroWest Daily News Already common in several other states, virtual schools are touted by proponents as an alternative for students who either cannot attend school in person or would be...
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College.biz: Higher education becomes a priority with creation of state committee - Oregon Daily Emerald

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Oregon Daily Emerald College.biz: Higher education becomes a priority with creation of state committee Oregon Daily Emerald The Oregon Legislature has created a standing committee on higher education.
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Khan Academy Founder Salman Khan Breaks Down The Future Of Education And Learning

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How we can do better.

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The revolution may very well start here....

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Khan Academy has great media information that some of our schools are using for many integrated subject

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JSTOR: The Journal of Higher Education, Vol. 70, No. 1 (Jan. - Feb., 1999), pp. 60-79

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The Cost of Higher Education Will Be a Hot Issue in 2013 - U.S. News & World Report (blog)

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The Cost of Higher Education Will Be a Hot Issue in 2013
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We're now into the final week of 2012, a timely period of reflection on the year.
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SNHU Online Learning Program Dispenses With Grades And Credit Hours - New Hampshire Public Radio

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SNHU Online Learning Program Dispenses With Grades And Credit Hours
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Online courses in higher education have been around for decades.
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MTSU plans for higher education changes - Murfreesboro Post

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MTSU plans for higher education changes Murfreesboro Post Adult learners, those who are age 25 and older, are an increasingly vital component in the student body mix, but they bring some unique circumstances and responsibilities that must be...
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Change is Here: Why Higher Education Needs the Hispanic Community to ... - Huffington Post

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Change is Here: Why Higher Education Needs the Hispanic Community to ...
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The face of higher education is rapidly evolving as more middle- to low-class young people find ways to obtain a college degree or technical training.
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2012: Visions of the future - BBC News

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2012: Visions of the future
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bbc.co.uk navigation. News · Sport · Weather · Travel · Future · TV · Radio · More… Search term: Search. BBC Future · Home · Sections · Columns · Inside Great Minds: Future Thinking.
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Online Learning and Upheavals in Social Networks Rachel Metz - MIT Technology Review

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Online Learning and Upheavals in Social Networks Rachel Metz MIT Technology Review For all the attention lavished on the Web's growth on mobile devices this year, one of the most interesting Internet trends is still best experienced on a desktop...
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Higher Education Leaders to Discuss Role of Online Education in California - PR Newswire (press release)

Higher Education Leaders to Discuss Role of Online Education in California PR Newswire (press release) One of the effects of this new-found interest in online education and educational technology is a new opportunity to talk about how these...
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University of Maryland expands online learning - Baltimore Sun

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University of Maryland expands online learning Baltimore Sun When some University of Maryland, College Park students return to class for the spring semester, they could be attending lectures, taking quizzes and completing group projects without...
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Rising costs of higher education, solutions major story for students in 2012 - Nashua Telegraph

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Rising costs of higher education, solutions major story for students in 2012 Nashua Telegraph DURHAM – College tuition bills grew exponentially for students around the state in 2012, after historic cuts to state funding for higher education in 2011...
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Barnes & Noble, Pearson, Microsoft Called 'Online-Education Dream Team' - Wall Street Journal (blog)

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Wall Street Journal (blog) Barnes & Noble, Pearson, Microsoft Called 'Online-Education Dream Team' Wall Street Journal (blog) By adding Pearson as an investor in the unit along with Microsoft, and with Barnes & Noble's own stock-holder Liberty...
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5 Ways 'Big Data' Is Changing the World

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From shoe shopping to privacy concerns, 'big data' has big implications.

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5 Ways 'Big Data' Is Changing the World

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From shoe shopping to privacy concerns, 'big data' has big implications.

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New law will open higher education fee increase process to students - San Francisco Examiner

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San Francisco Examiner New law will open higher education fee increase process to students San Francisco Examiner But thanks to legislation taking effect in the new year, governing boards for higher education will have to bring students to the...
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Coastal Bend higher education institutions gear up for legislative session - Corpus Christi Caller Times

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Coastal Bend higher education institutions gear up for legislative session Corpus Christi Caller Times Reinstating base funding, authorizing funds for new campus buildings and aligning high school curriculum with college and workforce needs round...
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Higher education costs widening mobility gap - The News Journal

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Higher education costs widening mobility gap The News Journal Education – the salvation of the nation's poor and often disenfranchised student over the last 30 years – now is pegged as a clear divider in a widening economic gap, even for those who...
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Legislators expect to see higher education expansion debate resume - News- Graphic (subscription)

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Legislators expect to see higher education expansion debate resume
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Higher education war still going strong - ConnectAmarillo.com powered by KVII

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YNN, Your News Now Higher education war still going strong ConnectAmarillo.com powered by KVII University leaders hope to convince the Legislature that pumping money back into higher education helps the state by producing a better-educated...
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BES emphasizes quality teaching, classroom technology - Union Daily Times

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BES emphasizes quality teaching, classroom technology
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Early and specialized instruction as well as an emphasis on educational technology have also been factors in the school's success.
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Higher education struggle continues - ReporterNews.com

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Higher education struggle continues
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AUSTIN — The tug-of-war between Gov. Rick Perry and state universities is still going strong heading into the 2013 legislative session with new skirmishes over money looming.
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