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Will Online Ever Conquer Higher Ed? | EdSurge News

Will Online Ever Conquer Higher Ed? | EdSurge News | Higher Education Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
The latest data on the nation’s college and university enrollment shows that online is steadily climbing its way up to more than a third of th
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[Russia] Drop in applications expected to hit universities hard

Russian universities are expected to face a shortage of applicants during this year’s enrolment campaign, scheduled for this month, due to a sharp decline in the youth population, according to a report of the Russian Ministry of Education and Science and statements of some senior officials of the Russian federal government.  (...) - University World News, by Eugene Vorotnikov, 03 July 2018 Issue No:513

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A professor explains why he won't teach online (opinion)...why not do both?

A professor explains why he won't teach online (opinion)...why not do both? | Higher Education Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Face-to-face instruction is superior in so many ways, writes Christopher Schaberg.
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Learn GIS for Free ~

Learn GIS for Free ~ | Higher Education Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Learn GIS for free online from these university and institution based resources. Learn GIS on your own or supplement your existing geospatial education.
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Open University-Style Training for Nurses - Answer to Nursing Shortages of the Future? •

Open University-Style Training for Nurses - Answer to Nursing Shortages of the Future? • | Higher Education Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
The United Kingdom Secretary for Health, Jeremy Hunt, recently announced that he is seriously considering distance learning as an option for meeting the nursing staff crisis in the UK.
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6 successful people reveal what they wish they had known in college

6 successful people reveal what they wish they had known in college | Higher Education Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
6 CEOs and execs share their best advice for their college selves.
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After 20 years of teaching in higher education, this is why I am walking away

After 20 years of teaching in higher education, this is why I am walking away | Higher Education Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
There are now so many regulations to abide by in higher education, it's a wonder there is any academic freedom left, says Steve Wheeler
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Is online college for you? Answer 5 questions to find out

Is online college for you? Answer 5 questions to find out | Higher Education Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Millions of college students enroll in online courses every year. If you're considering an online degree program, ask yourself these five questions.
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Tribal College Presidents Share a Common Bond

Tribal College Presidents Share a Common Bond | Higher Education Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
In early August, more than three dozen Tribal College and University (TCU) presidents arrived at the woodland headquarters of Educational Testing Service for a
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The Decline of the Midwest's Public Universities Threatens to Wreck Its Most Vibrant Economies

The Decline of the Midwest's Public Universities Threatens to Wreck Its Most Vibrant Economies | Higher Education Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
And there could be far-reaching consequences for the national economy too.
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Education Isn't the Key to a Good Income

Education Isn't the Key to a Good Income | Higher Education Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
A growing body of research debunks the idea that school quality is the main determinant of economic mobility.  presented here for discussion...
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Lucy Gray on LinkedIn: "We're thrilled by the many…

Lucy Gray on LinkedIn: "We're thrilled by the many… | Higher Education Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
We're thrilled by the many educators and organizations participating in Global Collaboration Day and our Global Education Fair next week! Steve Harga…
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Some of The Best Educational Websites for Teachers

Some of The Best Educational Websites for Teachers | Higher Education Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Free resource of educational web tools, 21st century skills, tips and tutorials on how teachers and students integrate technology into education
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Working From Home Gets More Done in Less Time

Working From Home Gets More Done in Less Time | Higher Education Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Controlling your schedule lets you work the exact number of hours that produce the best results.
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The continuing expansion of online learning in the US

The continuing expansion of online learning in the US | Higher Education Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Total enrolment in US distance learning programmes reached 6.36 million as of fall 2016, an increase of nearly 6% over the year before. Bot
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The Best (LMS) Learning Management Systems for 2018

The Best (LMS) Learning Management Systems for 2018 | Higher Education Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
These top learning management systems and educational platforms can help schools, colleges, and universities develop, assign, and track online classes and student outcomes.
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Running Successful Webinars: Bringing Online Learning to Life

Running Successful Webinars: Bringing Online Learning to Life | Higher Education Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Webinars - also known as online or web conferences - are powerful tools for educating and engaging an audience though video, images, text, and voice.
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16 skills that are difficult to learn but will pay off forever

16 skills that are difficult to learn but will pay off forever | Higher Education Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Here are 16 of the hardest and most useful skills to learn in life.
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How Can You Take the Distance Out of Distance Learning?

How Can You Take the Distance Out of Distance Learning? | Higher Education Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Distance learning has provided thousands of students the chance to increase their knowledge on a chosen subject in an accessible and flexible way. During the fall semester of 2014; 5,750,417 students in the U.S. were enrolled in a postsecondary distance learning course. It is clear that distance learning creates opportunities for young adults and professionals that previously weren’t available. However, while students often praise the flexibility of distance learning, they also comment on the isolation that distance learning students can experience. The development of edtech has created new means of communication that can help to bridge the gap between distance …
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New Cyberlearning Community Report: Five Great Reasons to Read It - Digital Promise

New Cyberlearning Community Report: Five Great Reasons to Read It - Digital Promise | Higher Education Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Accelerating Innovation in Education
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Lawsuit Seeks New Recourse for For-Profit College Fraud

Lawsuit Seeks New Recourse for For-Profit College Fraud | Higher Education Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON (AP) — Two women who claim they were defrauded by a for-profit college have sued the Education Department and a private loan servicer in a case the
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How can universities hang on to their students?

How can universities hang on to their students? | Higher Education Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
With student retention becoming a priority, universities are seeking out the strategies that work best to bring down drop-out rates
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Studies Skewed By Focus On Well-Off, Educated Brains

Studies Skewed By Focus On Well-Off, Educated Brains | Higher Education Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
What does a "normal" brain look like? Something a lot different when researchers make sure that study participants reflect the race, education and income levels of the U.S. at large.
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Career advice: should universities award credit for compassion?

Career advice: should universities award credit for compassion? | Higher Education Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Studies from industry and academia show there are significant benefits to incentivising supportive behaviour, says Theo Gilbert
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10 Teacher Jobs to Get You Out of the Classroom, But Not Education

10 Teacher Jobs to Get You Out of the Classroom, But Not Education | Higher Education Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Many of us have fallen prey to the pressures and opted out of the classroom for the sake of our mental and/or physical health.
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