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Colleges Turn to Crowd-Sourcing Courses

Colleges Turn to Crowd-Sourcing Courses | Tertiary education landscapes | Scoop.it
Colleges are building global student bodies and trying to create models for massive open online courses, or MOOCs.
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The changing face of learning and teaching in tertiary education
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Plan for the worst and hope for the best - Wonkhe

Plan for the worst and hope for the best - Wonkhe | Tertiary education landscapes | Scoop.it
Universities have over-relied on growth to see themselves through tough times. The safer option now is to consolidate and see out the coming crisis, argues Jim Dickinson.
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Interesting perspective from the UK on Higher Ed futures
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Changing Records of Learning through Innovations in Pedagogy and Technology

Changing Records of Learning through Innovations in Pedagogy and Technology | Tertiary education landscapes | Scoop.it
Innovations in pedagogy and technology could revolutionize academic records, moving our approach from one of checking off boxes to one of connecting the dots. This article highlights technological and pedagogical models that connect the dots toward agile, personalized evidence of learning.
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A Global Higher Education Rankings cheat sheet

A Global Higher Education Rankings cheat sheet | Tertiary education landscapes | Scoop.it

A Global Higher Education Rankings Cheat Sheet

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Moving beyond collegeRethinking higher education regulation for an unbundled world | Christensen Institute

Moving beyond collegeRethinking higher education regulation for an unbundled world | Christensen Institute | Tertiary education landscapes | Scoop.it
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Another contribution to the ongoing debate on the future of Higher Education - American context but has relevance for others
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5 Thought Experiments to Challenge Our Vision of Higher Education

5 Thought Experiments to Challenge Our Vision of Higher Education | Tertiary education landscapes | Scoop.it
How can we cut the cost of college and/or address the problem of debt from college loans? How can we increase access to and opportunity through college for more people? What is the value of a liber...
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The technologies that could transform higher education | Information Age

The technologies that could transform higher education | Information Age | Tertiary education landscapes | Scoop.it
Educational organisations are often slow to take up new technologies, but many of them are already proving hugely beneficial for learning in innovative universities around the world
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Learning with 'e's: Globally connected minds

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Teaching and Learning: Four Big Ideas for What's Next

Kyle Bowen talks about four emerging concepts that help reimagine the dynamics of teaching and learning.
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The Best Teaching Resources on the Web

The Best Teaching Resources on the Web | Tertiary education landscapes | Scoop.it
Want to give your pedagogy a shot in the arm? These handy sites can help.
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A great selection of resources and links to add to your PLN

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Inevitable decline in higher education without change: Submission - Universities Australia

Inevitable decline in higher education without change: Submission - Universities Australia | Tertiary education landscapes | Scoop.it
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Book Review: The War on Learning: Gaining Ground in the Digital University

Book Review: The War on Learning: Gaining Ground in the Digital University | Tertiary education landscapes | Scoop.it
In The War on Learning, Elizabeth Losh analyses recent trends in post-secondary education and the rhetoric around them. In an effort to identify educational technologies that might actually work, s...
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Disruption disrupted? As innovation comes to academia ... - LSE Blogs

Disruption disrupted? As innovation comes to academia ... - LSE Blogs | Tertiary education landscapes | Scoop.it
In the midst of high-profile interrogation by academics, Eric Van de Velde reflects on his experience of the value of Christensen's concept of disruption for information sharing and technological advancement in the scholarly ...
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Universities Australia urges government to abandon proposed funding cut

Universities Australia urges government to abandon proposed funding cut | Tertiary education landscapes | Scoop.it
Submission from universities’ peak body recognises the need for savings and suggests areas where it believes fair adjustments can be made
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MIT releases Online Education Policy Initiative report

MIT releases Online Education Policy Initiative report | Tertiary education landscapes | Scoop.it
A new MIT report on online education policy analyzes the current state of higher education and consider how advances in learning science and online technology might shape its future.
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Inequality as higher ed goes online

Presentation about the intersection of two current major trends- inequality and online higher education.
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Universities As Innovators That Have Difficulty Adopting Their Own Changes -

Universities As Innovators That Have Difficulty Adopting Their Own Changes - | Tertiary education landscapes | Scoop.it
By Phil HillMore Posts (350) George Siemens made an excellent point in his recent blog post after his White House meeting. I’m getting exceptionally irritated with the narrative of higher education is broken and universities haven’t changed. This is one … Continue reading →
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Essay challenging Kevin Carey's new book on higher education @insidehighered

Essay challenging Kevin Carey's new book on higher education @insidehighered | Tertiary education landscapes | Scoop.it
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The no-longer public university - University World News

The no-longer public university - University World News | Tertiary education landscapes | Scoop.it
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An astute analysis of the tensions inherent in the evolution of Highered
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How the UW Flexible Option Works for You. - YouTube

Earn a UW degree on your busy schedule? Now, it's an option! Start any month, work at your pace and earn credit for prior learning. A partnership between Uni...
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An interesting promotion for the concept of competency based education (CBE) in Higher Education which is gaining ground  around the world.  

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Future Student 2024 - YouTube

This is the trailer for the 'Future Student 2024' report available from The Student Room at http://tsrmatters.com/future-student-what-to-expect-in-the-next-t...
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A User’s Guide to Forking Education - Hybrid Pedagogy

A User’s Guide to Forking Education - Hybrid Pedagogy | Tertiary education landscapes | Scoop.it
At exactly this moment, online education is poised (and threatening) to replicate the conditions, courses, structures, and hierarchical relations of brick-and-mortar industrial-era education. Cathy N. Davidson argued exactly this at...
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Why Companies Want Competency-Based Education

Why Companies Want Competency-Based Education | Tertiary education landscapes | Scoop.it
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Many universities are already using  these approaches but not labeling them CBE

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Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Student Debt (HBO) - YouTube

John Oliver discusses student debt, which is awful, as well as for-profit colleges, who are awfully good at inflicting debt upon us. Connect with Last Week T...
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Entertaining but not too far from the truth!

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Standard & Poor's: Big Universities Will Be Able To Charge Students Higher Fees

Australian universities are likely to mark up tuition fees as well as cut costs to compensate for a significant loss of government funding, according to analysis by agency Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services.
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