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China Distance Education Turns To Profit In Q4 - Quick Facts

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What does the future hold for higher education - disruption? Probably!

What does the future hold for higher education - disruption? Probably! | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Is there a future for higher education? Almost every commentary on a number of social ills has a subtext that highlights the uncertainties around the future of education.
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Higher Education Trends: What's In Store For 2018 -- College Planning & Management

Higher Education Trends: What's In Store For 2018 -- College Planning & Management | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Our annual look at trends influencing campus life and learning is back for 2018. From regenerative design to the latest developments in technology, these topics are on the forefront as experts discuss what the coming year might bring.
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How College Co-Presidencies Improve Higher Education

How College Co-Presidencies Improve Higher Education | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Universities face challenges on so many fronts — free speech, sexual harassment, fundraising, sports — could sharing the leadership load help?
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Are MOOC's Really Dead?

Are MOOC's Really Dead? | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
MOOC or massive open online courses have been around since 2006 and experienced a peak around 2012. Many institutions rushed to get classes online in many of the available platforms, but over time it appears as if  the massive open movement has slowed down a bit. Even as the excitement of a free online classes …
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Grade Increase: Tracking Distance Education in the United States | Distance-Educator.com

Grade Increase: Tracking Distance Education in the United States | Distance-Educator.com | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Distance education enrollments increased for the fourteenth straight year, growing faster than they have for the past several years. From 2002 to 2012 both distance and overall enrollments grew annually, but since 2012 distance growth has continued its steady increase in an environment that saw overall enrollments decline for four straight years and the largest […]
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Oberlin's Financial Crisis: Sobering Lesson for Higher Education | Blog | Edvance Foundation

Oberlin's Financial Crisis: Sobering Lesson for Higher Education | Blog | Edvance Foundation | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Last month, Rick Seltzer reported in Inside Higher Education about a brewing controversy at Oberlin College, which is facing a significant budget shortfall
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The Question with AI Isn’t Whether We’ll Lose Our Jobs — It’s How Much We’ll Get Paid

We’re going to need a bigger safety net.
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What Colleges and Universities Can Learn from the Subscription Model

What Colleges and Universities Can Learn from the Subscription Model | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
The StitchFix experience experience is personal, flexible and on-demand. What can higher ed learn from this subscription model?
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James Dyson: Why I built my own university, without student debt

James Dyson: Why I built my own university, without student debt | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
"Education needs to change: our esteemed institutions are churning out many graduates with impractical degrees"
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How to retain adult learners

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News, voices and jobs for education professionals. Optimized for your mobile phone.
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Global universities unprepared for sea change ahead - University World News

Global universities unprepared for sea change ahead - University World News | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
An overwhelming majority of the participants responding to a live poll during the webinar on the megatrends shaping the future of global higher education agreed that universities face transformati ...
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Commentary: College presidents can’t be expected to be perfect | The Ithacan

Commentary: College presidents can’t be expected to be perfect | The Ithacan | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
If our campuses demand perfect candidates discovered through open searches it’s unlikely we will find the talent needed to navigate institutions boldly into this new century.
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Smarter Futures – Rethinking Higher Education to Support the Needs of a Changing World

Smarter Futures – Rethinking Higher Education to Support the Needs of a Changing World | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
10 Ways Higher Education Could Be Transformed to Support the Needs of a Changing World Is there a future for higher education? There is probably no other industry or social institution quite as invested in the future than education, yet its struggles with self-reinvention manifest as a ticking...
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What higher ed leaders need to know about retention

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Online education is increasing opportunities for disadvantaged students

Online education is increasing opportunities for disadvantaged students | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Online universities are shaking up higher education by offering equal and unfettered access to courses for students across the globe. The traditional university system is limited by geographical boundaries and tends to exclude disadvantaged groups; as
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What Role for Higher Ed in an AI World? | Distance-Educator.com

What Role for Higher Ed in an AI World? | Distance-Educator.com | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Contrary to popular belief, most Americans feel optimistic about the impending artificial intelligence revolution, even though they think it will take more jobs than it will create. Inside Higher Ed
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Chancellor: California “working learners” to benefit from online Community College | California Economy, California Economic Summit

Chancellor: California “working learners” to benefit from online Community College | California Economy, California Economic Summit | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
College leader responds to concerns about proposal to upskill more working Californians
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Whistleblower Asks: Is Moody Bible Institute Downplaying Its Own Middle Name?

Whistleblower Asks: Is Moody Bible Institute Downplaying Its Own Middle Name? | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Fired Moody Radio host Julie Roys and others are raising questions about theology and finances at the renowned seminary.
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Accrediting Council Discusses ‘New Normal’ at Annual Conference - Higher Education

Accrediting Council Discusses ‘New Normal’ at Annual Conference - Higher Education | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it


Educators, legislators, and others attending the annual conference of the Council for Higher Education Accreditation this week in Washington, D.C. are addre
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Higher education is headed for a supply and demand crisis

Higher education is headed for a supply and demand crisis | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
It’s being projected that colleges and universities might have fewer students applying to attend in the coming years.
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The future of higher education leadership

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​The dynamics of higher education in America today are driving the demand for a new set of skills and capabilities for tomorrow’s leaders. Learn how the role of college president is being transformed, the reasons behind these changes, and what the future implications may be for universities.
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Online Community College

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“With respect to higher education, it is clear just how much of our prosperity depends on the intellectual contributions of our institutions of higher learning. National leaders come from all over the world to visit California's most innovative companies.
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Perspective | Higher education is headed for a supply and demand crisis

Perspective | Higher education is headed for a supply and demand crisis | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
By 2026, U.S. colleges will start to see a drop in customers as the number of high school graduates declines.
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Working learners would benefit from new online community college 

Working learners would benefit from new online community college  | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
A fully online community college will create a flexible, high-quality and affordable learning option in an increasingly complex economy.
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