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Academia is disconnected from the real world

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Through a recent survey to more than 40 chief executives, published by Duke Corporate Education in 2013, chief executives have revealed the top skills they are looking for in business school graduates. They named key proficiencies such as problem-sol
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Obama vs. Art History - Inside Higher Ed

Obama vs. Art History - Inside Higher Ed | "the value of higher education" | Scoop.it
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Obama vs. Art History Inside Higher Ed Then there is the fact that arts programs in American higher education (admittedly not identical to art history) -- fearful of the stereotype that they provide job training for Starbucks jobs --...
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Obama's roadblock to affordable higher education - Chicago Sun-Times

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Obama's roadblock to affordable higher education
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The cost of higher education has been much on my mind lately, in part because my oldest granddaughter is one of the estimated 22 million students headed to college in the fall.
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Public Colleges Are Still Suffering

Public Colleges Are Still Suffering | "the value of higher education" | Scoop.it
Public colleges in much of the country are in better financial health this year, but overall, appropriations are still 4 percent below where it they were at the beginning of the Great Recession.
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The Danger of Telling Poor Kids That College Is the Key to Social Mobility

The Danger of Telling Poor Kids That College Is the Key to Social Mobility | "the value of higher education" | Scoop.it
Higher education should be promoted to all students as an opportunity to experience an intellectual awakening, not just increase their earning power.
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Is Higher Education Worth The Price?

Is Higher Education Worth The Price? | "the value of higher education" | Scoop.it
Documentary filmmaker Andrew Rossi explores disruption in higher education in his new film, 'Ivory Tower.' (Business Roadshow: Is higher education worth the price?
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Why You'll Be Paying Your Student Loans Forever

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The Sundance documentary Ivory Tower investigates the college industrial complex — and comes to some sobering conclusions. (The Ivory Tower, a documentary in the Sundance Film Festival, portrays how the cost of higher education is...
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Lectures must add value if campus-based higher education is to continue

[news] Lectures must add value if campus-based higher education is to continue http://t.co/lm7aYO5ub2 #HEAcademy
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We need to change everything on campus: Anant Agarwal of edX on MOOCs | TED Blog

We need to change everything on campus: Anant Agarwal of edX on MOOCs | TED Blog | "the value of higher education" | Scoop.it
Anant Agarwal, president of edX, talks about experiments with "massive open online courses," the provocative experiment in higher education.
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What Does Value Look Like in Higher Education?

What Does Value Look Like in Higher Education? | "the value of higher education" | Scoop.it
Students and families spend billions of dollars each year to pay tuition and fees at our nation’s colleges and universities without understanding the value of the college education for which they are paying.
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SOTU highlights: Obama says White House is 'shaking up' higher education - GW Hatchet (subscription) (blog)

SOTU highlights: Obama says White House is 'shaking up' higher education - GW Hatchet (subscription) (blog) | "the value of higher education" | Scoop.it
SOTU highlights: Obama says White House is 'shaking up' higher education GW Hatchet (subscription) (blog) Obama pointed to the White House's summit earlier this month, which brought together about 100 college leaders, who pledged to take action to...
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Higher education: our MP3 is the mooc

Higher education: our MP3 is the mooc | "the value of higher education" | Scoop.it
Academics have watched the internet change the music industry, books and news.
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What Higher Education Can Learn From the Banking Industry - U.S. News & World Report (blog)

What Higher Education Can Learn From the Banking Industry - U.S. News & World Report (blog) | "the value of higher education" | Scoop.it
U.S. News & World Report (blog)What Higher Education Can Learn From the Banking IndustryU.S.
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Khan Academy founder has two big ideas for overhauling higher education in the sciences

Khan Academy founder has two big ideas for overhauling higher education in the sciences | "the value of higher education" | Scoop.it
Soft-spoken education revolutionary Sal Khan has a few ideas for how to radically overhaul higher education. First, create a universal degree that's comparable to a Stanford degree, and second, tra...
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The Best Value in Higher Education - Entrepreneur

The Best Value in Higher Education - Entrepreneur | "the value of higher education" | Scoop.it
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The Best Value in Higher Education
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Don't let the "sticker price" of a college education fool you.
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Obama Reaffirms Old Education Promises in State of the Union Address - U.S. News & World Report

Obama Reaffirms Old Education Promises in State of the Union Address - U.S. News & World Report | "the value of higher education" | Scoop.it
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State higher ed funding rebounds but not yet to where it was before the recession | Inside Higher Ed

State higher ed funding rebounds but not yet to where it was before the recession | Inside Higher Ed | "the value of higher education" | Scoop.it
State funding for higher education is up, but not to pre-recession levels: http://t.co/lXQ7UMzUUX
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Public Funding for Higher Ed Hasn't Really Bounced Back

Public Funding for Higher Ed Hasn't Really Bounced Back | "the value of higher education" | Scoop.it
In real dollars, state funding per college student in the U.S.
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Is higher education a waste of money?

Is higher education a waste of money? | "the value of higher education" | Scoop.it
Delegates at the World Economic Forum discuss whether it's worth taking on huge debt to get higher degrees. (Is higher education a waste of money?
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The latest bad fad in higher education

The latest bad fad in higher education | "the value of higher education" | Scoop.it
Enrolling low-income students should not become some kind of selective higher education "Hunger Games." (RT @DrPeteMarcelo: The latest bad fad in higher education http://t.co/ngJ9t0OLXp)...
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Facing the Facts in Higher Education - Huffington Post

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Facing the Facts in Higher Education
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One of the recurring themes making the higher education circuit these days is that "Paris is burning . . .
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'Ivory Tower' Documentary Examines Challenges of Higher Education - Wall Street Journal (blog)

'Ivory Tower' Documentary Examines Challenges of Higher Education - Wall Street Journal (blog) | "the value of higher education" | Scoop.it
Wall Street Journal (blog) 'Ivory Tower' Documentary Examines Challenges of Higher Education Wall Street Journal (blog) His previous film “Page One: Inside the New York Times” analyzed the struggles of the newspaper industry, and his latest, “Ivory...
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Report Proposes Another Way to Raise State Spending on Higher Education – Bottom Line - Blogs - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Report Proposes Another Way to Raise State Spending on Higher Education – Bottom Line - Blogs - The Chronicle of Higher Education | "the value of higher education" | Scoop.it
Report Proposes Another Way to Raise State Spending on Higher Education http://t.co/cjJhrHqHNF via @chronicle
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The 7 Transformational Concepts in The 21st Century Education ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

The 7 Transformational Concepts in The 21st Century Education ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | "the value of higher education" | Scoop.it

It is true that the work is subjective but at least it captures the essence  of the transformational change that has befell education in the 21st century . Check it out below and share with us what you think of it. Enjoy


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Step Forward For New Higher Education Model - Forbes

Step Forward For New Higher Education Model - Forbes | "the value of higher education" | Scoop.it
ForbesStep Forward For New Higher Education ModelForbesAn intriguing story in The New York Times today underlines the way free “massive open online courses,” known as MOOCs, are beginning to change the model of higher education in the U.S.
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