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LIVE STREAM: TIME Summit on Higher Education - TIME

LIVE STREAM: TIME Summit on Higher Education - TIME | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
LIVE STREAM: TIME Summit on Higher Education
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Leaders in education, government, philanthropy and business gather to discuss the future of the American university. Watch it here live: Sept. 19, 7-9pm and Sept.
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OPINION: In higher ed, lower enrollment isn’t the only sign of trouble

OPINION: In higher ed, lower enrollment isn’t the only sign of trouble | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
With a doctoral degree in chemical engineering in hand, I decided to immigrate to the United States in the late 1960s from the United Kingdom because of three key attributes about America: Its top university system, its moon-reaching technological prowess and its booming, low-unemployment economy. Today, disconcertingly, there are a number of signs that the …
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Arbitrator Sides With University on Academic Outsourcing | Distance-Educator.com

Arbitrator Sides With University on Academic Outsourcing | Distance-Educator.com | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
As more colleges have embraced online learning to (among other things) expand their enrollments at a time when their traditional pools of potential students are shrinking, conflicts with faculty members over who controls the curriculum have grown, too. Inside Higher Ed
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Some colleges see online programs as a way to stay afloat

Some colleges see online programs as a way to stay afloat | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it

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Here’s what U.S. colleges will look like in 2030

Here’s what U.S. colleges will look like in 2030 | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
This book predicts the future of higher education.
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How Artificial Intelligence Will Disrupt Your Life

How Artificial Intelligence Will Disrupt Your Life | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
We are on the verge of a technological revolution that will fundamentally alter the way we live, work, and relate to one another unlike anything we've experienced before.
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Things that Keep Higher Education Leaders Awake at Night

Things that Keep Higher Education Leaders Awake at Night | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
By Dean E. Hoke Co-Founder Edu Alliance:  2017 has been a very difficult year if you are a higher education leader. With enrollment declines, changes in tax laws, and numerous articles by pundits and politicians stating higher education is out of touch with its community, no wonder you stay awake at night.  However, if you were…
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National Association for College Admission Counseling- 2030 Vision

National Association for College Admission Counseling- 2030 Vision | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Like so much else in our jarringly fast-shifting society, the future of higher education over the next decade can perhaps be summed up in a familiar two-part refrain: big changes are coming, but no one seems to know exactly where they will lead.
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What changes will HE have to prepare for by 2030? - University World News

What changes will HE have to prepare for by 2030? - University World News | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
What are the megatrends shaping the world around us? How are they transforming the future of global higher education? What are the implications for the mobility of international students and how s ...
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Trends of 2018: What the New Year Brings for Technology and the World Around Us

It’s not possible to predict the future. What we can do, however, is look at fast-changing global patterns through the lens of a 21st century systems anthropologist. We can ask questions like: “What…
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Universities must prepare for a technology-enabled future

Universities must prepare for a technology-enabled future | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Artificial intelligence and automation are bringing changes to higher education that will challenge, and may even threaten, traditional universities.
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Grand Canyon University Submits Application to Return to Non-Profit Status -- Possibility Being Looked at to Ensure Long-Term Stability, Legacy of Institution - Christian Newswire

Contact: Bob Romantic, Grand Canyon University, 602-639-7611 PHOENIX, Jan. 5, 2018 /Christian Newswire/ -- Grand Canyon University, a comprehensive regionally accredited university owned and operated by Grand Canyon Education, Inc. (GCE), has submitted an updated application to the Higher Learning Commission to re-establish the institution as a non-profit university upon its purchase of certain academic-related assets from GCE. Following the sale, GCE would operate as a for-profit third-party
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Artificial Intelligence: Increasing Accessibility, Affordability, and Inclusivity

Artificial Intelligence: Increasing Accessibility, Affordability, and Inclusivity | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
After the then reigning chess grandmaster Garry Kasparov defeated IBM’s supercomputer Deep Blue in 1996, he, in an essay for TIME magazine had said that although he could “smell, feel a new kind of intelligence across the table” yet he felt it to be “inefficient, inflexible kind” which gave him the impression that he still had few years left, only to be proved wrong the next year!
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Positive Education: A Case for Character and Coaching – Leadership Matters - Inspiring School Leaders

Positive Education: A Case for Character and Coaching – Leadership Matters - Inspiring School Leaders | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Leadership Matters is a movement designed to give all schools access to the high quality leadership development that ultimately improves pupil educational outcomes.
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California headed for its first fully online community college

California headed for its first fully online community college | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
The largest community college system in the country, serving 2.1 million students, will likely be adding an online college for working learners soon.
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3 best practices from VR implementation across departments

3 best practices from VR implementation across departments | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
While many professors recognize virtual reality (VR) as an emerging classroom technology, some still struggle with how to incorporate it into their curriculum.
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Arbitrator sides with Eastern Michigan in dispute with union over online learning

Arbitrator sides with Eastern Michigan in dispute with union over online learning | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Ruling backs Eastern Michigan in dispute with union over whether online program management deal curtails faculty control of curriculum.
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Here's why user experience is absolutely critical to higher education's future

Here's why user experience is absolutely critical to higher education's future | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
User experience is the most powerful tool institutions have to transform learning--but user experience design isn't well-known in higher education.
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Design Thinking for Higher Education (SSIR)

Design Thinking for Higher Education (SSIR) | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Universities should redesign their core functions while also courting emerging and underserved markets.
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Here’s what U.S. colleges will look like in 2030

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Research examines changes over 45 years at small private colleges

Research examines changes over 45 years at small private colleges | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Developments since 1967 at small, private, nonelite colleges are the subject of new research, providing rarely seen insight into changes over time in one of the most worried-about sectors in higher ed.
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Agents of an Untelevised Revolution in Higher Education

Agents of an Untelevised Revolution in Higher Education | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Visible and invisible forces are demanding that traditional postsecondary institutions change to accommodate a brand new world, a new reality, a different playing field in which the present and future contexts are dynamic and unknowable. What we do know is that higher education is being persuaded to transform from a caterpillar into an improvisational jazz […]
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Authors argue four-year colleges are adaptable

Authors argue four-year colleges are adaptable | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Authors acknowledge challenges for four-year colleges and worry about their future as drivers of opportunity. But they believe colleges are adaptable and will continue to offer students value.
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2018 Predictions for Higher Education - Welcome to Encoura

2018 Predictions for Higher Education - Welcome to Encoura | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
Time will tell whether my predictions for higher education in 2018 prove prescient or just wishful thinking.
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New book argues most colleges are about to face significant decline in prospective students

New book argues most colleges are about to face significant decline in prospective students | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
New book says most colleges -- and the vast majority of nonelite institutions -- are about to face severe shortage of potential students.
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Are Student Loans Still Worth It?

Are Student Loans Still Worth It? | JRD's higher education future | Scoop.it
There has been an increase in student loans in the US, and studies show that this isn’t a bad thing. In fact, it helps students get ahead in their careers.
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