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edX, Harvard, MIT To Improve Educational Access for Boston Residents - Campus Technology

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edX, Harvard, MIT To Improve Educational Access for Boston Residents Campus Technology edX and the city of Boston are teaming up to launch BostonX, a pilot project that joins the city with edX founding partners Harvard University and the...
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Boise State Spins Out Gogo Labs, an Educational Software Company - Newswise (press release)

Boise State Spins Out Gogo Labs, an Educational Software Company Newswise (press release) GoGo Labs founder Dr.
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Accreditation in a Rapidly Changing World - Inside Higher Ed

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Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio Accreditation in a Rapidly Changing World Inside Higher Ed Historians of this period, possessing the clearsightedness that only time provides, will likely point to online learning as the disruptive technology...
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Education Standards Spur States to Create and Share Web-Based Curriculum ... - Government Technology

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Government Technology Education Standards Spur States to Create and Share Web-Based Curriculum ... Government Technology But according to M.O.R.E.
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If Kids Are Our Future, Our Future Is Ebooks - Forbes

If Kids Are Our Future, Our Future Is Ebooks - Forbes | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
If Kids Are Our Future, Our Future Is Ebooks Forbes If Kids Are Our Future, Our Future Is Ebooks. 1 comments, 0 called-out. Comment Now. Follow Comments Following Comments Unfollow Comments. Comment Now.
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The End of the University? - Inside Higher Ed

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The End of the University? Inside Higher Ed To believe certain commentators, however, this embodied notion of learning is on its way out in American higher education.
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Higher education facing 'unprecedented' pressures, Friends University chief says - Wichita Business Journal

Higher education facing 'unprecedented' pressures, Friends University chief says - Wichita Business Journal | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Higher education facing 'unprecedented' pressures, Friends University chief says Wichita Business Journal Higher education is facing pressures and potential regulatory changes like never before, and it's forcing colleges and universities to take a...
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20 Must-use Education Technology Tools - Huffington Post

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20 Must-use Education Technology Tools Huffington Post Educators may feel sometimes like they're on an island with little help in sight.
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The Future According To Google's Eric Schmidt: 7 Points - Wall Street Journal (blog)

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Wall Street Journal (blog) The Future According To Google's Eric Schmidt: 7 Points Wall Street Journal (blog) We've been taking a look through unreleased galleys of Google executive chairman Eric Schmidt's new book, “The New Digital Age”, to be...
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THOMAS L. FRIEDMAN: A revolution in online higher education - SunHerald.com

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THOMAS L. FRIEDMAN: A revolution in online higher education SunHerald.com Lord knows there's a lot of bad news in the world today to get you down, but there is one big thing happening that leaves me incredibly hopeful about the future, and that is...
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Students Rush to Web Classes, but Profits May Be Much Later - New York Times

Students Rush to Web Classes, but Profits May Be Much Later - New York Times | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
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Students Rush to Web Classes, but Profits May Be Much Later
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Florida Leads the Nation in Online Education - WJHG-TV

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Florida Leads the Nation in Online Education
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A laptop is the only tool FSU Freshman Seth Russell needs to complete one of his main courses this semester. "Having an online class frees up a lot of time for other classes,” said Russell.
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Legislators lay out higher education plans - Midland Reporter-Telegram

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Legislators lay out higher education plans Midland Reporter-Telegram State legislators will hit the Capitol's hallways today to begin promoting a host of bills that could reshape aspects of the state's higher-education system, from basing a portion...
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America's Call for Higher Education Redesign - Gallup.com

America's Call for Higher Education Redesign Gallup.com Please join education leaders, Gallup, and Lumina Foundation to discuss what these findings mean for the future of higher education in the U.S.
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Role of Accreditors in Student Learning Discussed Wednesday - Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio

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Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio Role of Accreditors in Student Learning Discussed Wednesday Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio Washington, D.C.
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Executive Education Is Ripe for Online Disruption - blogs.hbr.org (blog)

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Campus Progress Executive Education Is Ripe for Online Disruption blogs.hbr.org (blog) The online revolution is sweeping through the education industry.
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Massive open online classes raise questions about future of education - NBCNews.com (blog)

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Massive open online classes raise questions about future of education NBCNews.com (blog) Allison Flicker, NBC News writes.
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Five Technologies That Will Change the Future of Gaming - GameSpot

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GameSpot Five Technologies That Will Change the Future of Gaming GameSpot We may never gain telekinetic powers in real life, but if InteraXon manages to deliver on its promises, we may be able to interact with software using our thoughts in the...
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Flat-Out Disappointment - Inside Higher Ed

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Fox 28 Flat-Out Disappointment Inside Higher Ed The full survey, released today, incorporates responses from 831 public and private institutions and finds that for the third time in five years the average return on higher education endowments was...
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Part 2 of our panel on the future of public education in California. - 89.3 KPCC

Part 2 of our panel on the future of public education in California. - 89.3 KPCC | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Part 2 of our panel on the future of public education in California. 89.3 KPCC Our distinguished panel of higher-educational leaders representing the diversity of California's public higher education institutions — President Mark G.
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Corbett says no increase planned for higher education funding - Pittsburgh Post Gazette

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Centre Daily Times Corbett says no increase planned for higher education funding Pittsburgh Post Gazette Tom Corbett announced this afternoon he will propose level funding for higher education while the leaders of state and state-related...
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38 Predictions About the Future - Mashable

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38 Predictions About the Future Mashable Have you ever wondered what the future of humanity holds? We know you have, we do it all the time here at Mashable. And frankly, looking ahead is pretty much an integral part of human nature.
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Homeland Security announces pilot program for higher education - Examiner.com

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Examiner.com Homeland Security announces pilot program for higher education Examiner.com The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced the launch of their Campus Resilience Pilot Program (CR Pilot) for not-for-profit colleges and universities...
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Online education a popular option, but not profitable - Times of India

Online education a popular option, but not profitable - Times of India | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Times of India Online education a popular option, but not profitable Times of India CALIFORNIA: In August, four months after Daphne Koller and Andrew Ng started the online education company Coursera, its free college courses had drawn in a million...
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2013 EdTech Predictions: An Interview With Michael Feldstein - Inside Higher Ed (blog)

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2013 EdTech Predictions: An Interview With Michael Feldstein Inside Higher Ed (blog) Michael Feldstein is "an educational technology consultant and a lifelong educator," with previous gigs as "senior program manager of MindTap at Cengage Learning...
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