By University of Venus

A round-up of views and experiences.

Source: Inside Higher Ed Blogs

    

By Matt Reed

Evaluating three points of view on governance.

Source: Inside Higher Ed Blogs

    

By Nate Sleeter

What the research says.

Source: Inside Higher Ed Blogs

    

By Joshua Kim

Are you persuaded?

Source: Inside Higher Ed Blogs

    

By G. Rendell

Everybody’s counting greenhouse gas emissions, but which emissions? And to what end?

Source: Inside Higher Ed Blogs

    

By Rebecca Alber

Rebecca Alber
Six tips for helping new teachers have a successful first day of school.

Source: Edutopia

    

By Kris Olds

My search for MOOCs on Ukraine, Syria, Iraq, Gaza came up with…nothing. Zip. Why?

Source: Inside Higher Ed Blogs

    

By Monica Burns – 195582

Monica Burns
QR codes, an exciting medium for kids learning how to use mobile devices, are a natural tool for linking students to resources you want them to find.

Source: Edutopia

    

By Todd Finley

Todd Finley
Through alternative formative assessment, teachers can check for student understanding without falling back on the tedious or intimidating pop quiz.

Source: Edutopia

    

By Colleen Flaherty

State board orders U. of Massachusetts at Dartmouth to pay damages after finding that an Asian woman’s bid for full professor status was not handled in the same way as other applications.

Editorial Tags:

Source: Inside Higher Ed

    

By Scott Jaschik

University of Dayton is latest institution to get hit with criticism over a logo design that doesn’t strike people the way the marketing team hoped it would.

Editorial Tags:

Source: Inside Higher Ed

    

By Scott Jaschik

Survey finds that women and minority professionals don’t rise through the ranks in college admissions offices.

Editorial Tags:

Source: Inside Higher Ed

    

By Jake New

NCAA agrees to create $70 million fund to diagnose concussions and related ailments, but lawsuit settlement won’t provide any money for those who need care.

Editorial Tags:

Source: Inside Higher Ed

    

By Paul Fain

Community colleges ask Washington for help on a federal loan-default measure they say is snagging colleges where relatively few students borrow.

Source: Inside Higher Ed

    

By Barbara Fister

It’s not so much whether tenure is good for academic librarians but what conditions lead to our best work.

Source: Inside Higher Ed Blogs

    

By Joshua Kim

Sharing our process, asking for feedback.

Source: Inside Higher Ed Blogs

    

By Matt Reed

When geography is mission.

Source: Inside Higher Ed Blogs

    

By Tracy Mitrano

Privacy, public and private spheres, and more.

Source: Inside Higher Ed Blogs

    

By Ben Johnson

Ben Johnson
How can we expect students to aspire to be great if we are not also aspiring for greatness?

Source: Edutopia

    

By Ben Johnson

Ben Johnson
What does greatness mean in education? Administrator, author, and educator Ben Johnson ponders the quality of excellence.

Source: Edutopia

    

By John McCarthy – 44678

John McCarthy
Students learn when ready, but not everyone reaches that point simultaneously. Discover resources to help meet the readiness needs of all your students.

Source: Edutopia

    

By By KATHERINE SCHULTEN

This week’s winner is Kiran, and our Penguin Young Readers Group judge was the author Alex London. There are still three weeks of the contest left.

Source: The Learning Network

    

By Ben Johnson

Ben Johnson
Let’s take a moment to admire innovators in our field including some who in spite of criticism continued forward.

Source: Edutopia

    

By Todd Finley

Todd Finley
Transformational lessons don’t just happen. They require planning, mindfulness, and a commitment to shift away from educational approaches of the past.

Source: Edutopia

    

By Josh Work – 652416

Josh Work
Through the SAMR (Substitution, Augmentation, Modification, and Redefinition) model of technology, administrators can keep track of files, set a tech-friendly tone, and lead more effectively.

Source: Edutopia

    

By Josh Work – 652416

Josh Work
Through the SAMR (Substitution, Augmentation, Modification, and Redefinition) model of technology, administrators can keep track of files, set a tech-friendly tone, and lead more effectively.

Source: Edutopia

    

By Michael Stratford

With less fanfare, the White House once again convenes a conference on getting more low-income students into college. The focus this time is college counseling.

Editorial Tags:

Source: Inside Higher Ed

    

By Colleen Flaherty

New books argues that shared governance is under threat, along with future of American higher education, and professors must take up the fight.

Editorial Tags:

Source: Inside Higher Ed

    

By Paul Fain

New data on the 31 million Americans who attended college but failed to earn a credential, including details about 4 million who are almost there.

Source: Inside Higher Ed

    

By Carl Straumsheim

Duolingo, a language learning startup, wants to topple English proficiency test providers. First, it must convince its former home, Carnegie Mellon U., that the test works.

Source: Inside Higher Ed