By Oronte

Mysteries and misunderstandings.

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By Joshua Kim

Giving thanks at the intersection of learning and technology.

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By GradHacker

A Thanksgiving post from the GradHackers.

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By Barbara Fister

These things we librarians do – what difference can it make?

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By Rebecca Alber

Rebecca Alber
Do you display words and use those words daily in class? Check out these five must dos for teaching vocabulary.

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By Terrell Heick – 18864

Terry Heick
Terry Heick reflects on the many levels of giving that happen within our teaching practice, and considers how he can give more — and more efficiently.

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By Travis-J-Bristol-888461

Travis J. Bristol, Ph.D.
School leaders should develop a coherent, community-derived message and model for discussing the intersection of race and violence in our society.

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By Dr Donna Wilson – 639986

Donna Wilson, Ph.D.
Increase the likelihood of successful results in your students by cultivating an attitude about life that relies on taking realistic, positive action.

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By Scott Jaschik

Many voice outrage over lack of an indictment.

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Howard students after the news broke

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By Scott Jaschik

Leader of Eckerd angers students when he tells them to prevent sexual assault by drinking less and avoiding casual sex.

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By Matt Reed

State policy, federal policy and higher ed.

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By Colleen Flaherty

Union activity can lead to gains for adjuncts even when drives stall, fail or just loom.

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By Doug Lederman

  • Margaret Bartow, executive vice president and provost at Lakeland Community College, in Ohio, has been named provost of Montgomery County Community College, in Pennsylvania.
  • Janet Beer, vice chancellor of Oxford Brookes University, in England, has been chosen as vice chancellor of the University of Liverpool, also in England.

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By Ry Rivard

Lincoln University of Pennsylvania resignation follows intense criticism over comments about women.

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Robert Jennings

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By Paul Jump for Times Higher Education

The leader of a business school at a university in Wales is rebuked for his tone, but makes no apologies.

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By Colleen Flaherty

New analysis suggests that time-to-degree for Ph.D.s may not be as lengthy as some assume, and that the key to shorter humanities doctorates may be coursework, not the dissertation.

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By Joshua Kim

Thoughts on how software is changing.

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By Gwendolyn Beetham

What I took from bell hooks’ 2014 National Women’s Studies Association keynote.

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By Alex Usher

Was there really a rise of Asia this year? Look closely at the changes in the ranking positions from 2013-14.

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By Michael Patrick Rutter

A report from the annual meeting of the International Association for K-12 Online Learning.

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By Scotteach-811591

Collaboration during the un-making process, safety gear in place.
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Scott Bedley
Find a new dimension to maker education with an un-makerspace, a classroom set up for dismantling obsolete technology to investigate how it works.

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By Heather Wolpert-Gawron

Heather Wolpert-Gawron
How using multiple modalities to teach can help you remember student names — and the activities are Common Core aligned.

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By Kaitlin Mulhere

Existing research and discussion of student veterans doesn’t recognize the diversity of the demographic.

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By Scott Jaschik

Black law students at Mercer seek removal of professor who used slur repeatedly.

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By Colleen Flaherty

Chief diversity officers are increasingly being appointed to cabinet-level positions. But they haven’t had a set of professional standards, drawing criticism from some — until now.

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Benjamin D. Reese

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By Carl Straumsheim

New grant recipients of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will be required to make their research and data open to the public.

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By Scott Jaschik

Article in Rolling Stone sets off protests and soul-searching at U. of Virginia, and suspension of all fraternities until January 9.

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Students at the “Slut Walk” that was one response to the controversy

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By John Warner

At a crossroads, I wonder what’s next as I look for wisdom from Jon Stewart and James Taylor.

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By Matt Reed

When things don’t go according to plan.

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By Joshua Kim

Thoughts on a terrific convening.

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