By Margaret Andrews

As a Cal alum, it pains me to say this, but some of those Stanford people are pretty smart.

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By Joshua Kim

Some things that I’m learning.

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By Thomas Carey

Course-level innovation (Part II).

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By Stacey Goodman – 4968

Stacey Goodman
One classroom observation is just not enough to get the full picture of a project-based learning classroom. Read more on what works when best when observing PBL in action.

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By Lee Skallerup Bessette

On finding out that I can be happy doing other things. It might be analogous to something…

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By Sarah – 141222

Sarah Henderson
Humor activates the brain’s dopamine reward system, stimulating goal-oriented motivation and long-term memory, which means that humor can improve retention in students of all ages.

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By Rebecca Alber

Rebecca Alber
One of the greatest challenges for new teachers is collecting classroom data and figuring out ways to use it. Here’s some helpful suggestions for taking on this task.

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By Kaitlin Mulhere

After years of having one of the most highly subsidized athletics departments, a universitywide panel at Rutgers pushes reforms that would end contributions from student fees and the university.

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By Ashley A. Smith

Former Phi Theta Kappa members accuse the community college honors society’s leader of discrimination and sexual harassment, provoking an investigation and concerned letters from two college presidents.

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Rod Risley, executive director of Phi Theta Kappa

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By Scott Jaschik

Justice Department says Southeastern Oklahoma State discriminated against a professor on the basis of gender identity.

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By Scott Jaschik

County attorney seeks injunction to block closure and to replace president and board, charging that they have violated several laws.

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Sweet Briar College

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By Scott Jaschik

San Francisco State bars use of university funds to travel to Indiana. Connecticut governor bars all public colleges (and other state agencies) from using state funds to do so. Do these moves raise academic freedom issues?

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By Michael Stratford

Education Department releases most of the names of colleges that have had access to federal student aid curtailed over concerns about financial viability, administrative capacity or other issues.

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By Matt Reed

The book we should be talking about.

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By Philip G. Altbach

Moving in the wrong direction.

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By Tracy Mitrano

Google watchers have had a lot to look at lately.

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By Thomas Carey

Faculty networks for course innovation (Part I).

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By Lee Skallerup Bessette

Tenure and choices.

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By Heather Wolpert-Gawron

Heather Wolpert-Gawron
An appealing, inspiring collection of books, regardless of content area, is a crucial literacy tool that every teacher should have in the classroom.

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By Terrell Heick – 18864

Terry Heick
Thinking in words, writing in books — if we changed how we perceive, record, and aggregate information, how would our libraries change?

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By Julie-Stern-934866

Julie Stern
Three tech tools — SAS Curriculum Pathways, Newsela, and EDpuzzle — can help differentiate instruction by showing where students are and offering appropriate formative assessment.

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By Elizabeth Redden

As it releases its second annual ranking, the European Union’s U-Multirank project continues to face challenges, but many see value in the effort to revise the way rankings are done.

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By Scott Jaschik

Gains are larger at public institutions.

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By Kaitlin Mulhere

In just a few years, the push to allow concealed weapons on campuses has shifted from a long shot in a few states to a movement that’s gaining steam in many parts of the country, including two of the most populous states.

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By Carl Straumsheim

Northeastern U. unveils it latest branch campus — a network of hubs hosted by companies in Silicon Valley. Future expansions may see the university going abroad.

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Northeastern University’s hub at Integrated Device Technology’s San Jose campus.

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By Wendy Robinson

The real cost of grad school

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By John Warner

There’s money in them there behaviors.

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By Joshua Kim

The power of social media to polarize.

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By Susan O’Doherty

Should “taking the high road” be required?

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By Herman Berliner

I was talking with a friend of mine who is a long term highly regarded faculty member. This person has stood the test of time for decades: an excellent teacher who is also a published scholar and is always willing to serve his department and his school.

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