By Doug Lederman

Without explanation, accreditor of teacher training programs forces out its founding leader amid criticism from colleges and unions.

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By Colleen Flaherty

After seeing its majors drop, Stanford’s political science department overhauls the undergraduate major, focusing less on specialization and more on issues students care about. Could other departments be next?

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By Paul Fain

Recent adaptive learning entrants seek to put faculty members in charge of “personalized” content, but will the tools go beyond pilot projects?

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By Scott Jaschik

15 Chinese nationals face charges of an elaborate scheme in which those showing up for standardized admissions tests were not who they said they were — or who their passports said they were.

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By Matt Reed

Whether to be a team player.

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By Joshua Kim

What is your grading philosophy?

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By Barbara Fister

Being without the internet is a luxury when on vacation – but a reminder of how complicated life with limited access would be.

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By Eric Stoller

No agenda, no presentations.

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By Rosemarie Emanuele

Time for a championship.

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By Sara Burnett

Sara Burnett
Create empathic moments in the classroom with a safe, welcoming environment for students to tell their family’s immigration stories through the modalities of digital storytelling.

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By Suzie Boss

Suzie Boss
Whether the goal is for projects to happen occasionally or every day, lasting results require thoughtful school leadership.

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By Carol Morgan

Carol Morgan
The Creative Learning Loop teaches artistic thinking by fostering student inquiry and providing experience through clear criteria, peer feedback, and opportunities for revision.

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By David Baker

Five reasons universities should look inside first for creative communications. Guest blogger David Baker makes the case for building and keeping talent on campus.

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By Chris Havergal for Times Higher Education

Survey of European universities finds other approaches top their internationalization agendas.

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By Ashley A. Smith

Community colleges with many low-income students should receive additional funding, as high-poverty schools in the K-12 sector do, new report urges.

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By Kellie Woodhouse

Public universities in Illinois and Louisiana, two of the three states facing massive higher education cuts may get reprieve. But public universities in Wisconsin remain threatened with $300 million in reductions.

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The University of Wisconsin has said it will cut 430 positions if the state Legislature cuts UW system funding by $300 million over two years.

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By Jacqueline Thomsen

After one college faced criticism over transvaginal probing, officials at other health education programs say invasive procedures aren’t typically performed on students, but are left to models and professionals.

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A student in a sonography lab practices on a model.

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By Michael Stratford

In victory for Obama administration, a federal judge dismisses New York for-profit college group’s challenge to “gainful employment” regulations.

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By Elizabeth Redden

At international education meeting, speakers discuss ways to attract nonwhite and low-income students.

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By Joshua Kim

9 observations.

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By Joshua Kim

9 observations.

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By Matt Reed

Making baseball memories.

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By George Veletsianos

Analyzing the data.

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By Laura Tropp

Hoping for progress on sex education.

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By Monica Burns

Monica Burns
With wearable technology like Google Cardboard, Fitbit, GoPro, and the Apple Watch, students can gather data and inspiration to record their world or tell their stories.

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By Heather Wolpert-Gawron

Heather Wolpert-Gawron
The teacherpreneur merges the image of the innovative classroom teacher with the risk-taking and entrepreneurial leadership we commonly associate with those who create their own place in the professional world.

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By Elvira Deyamport, Ed.S.

Elvira Deyamport, Ed.S.
In a Mystery Location Call, students practice effective and respectful communication along with their research and deduction skills to locate their partner class on a map.

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By Colleen Flaherty

Many historians try to make their work accessible to the public. But how accessible is too accessible, and at what cost? New course offered jointly by History Channel and U of Oklahoma has some on campus wondering.

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Steven M. Gillon of the University of Oklahoma teaching his new U.S. history survey course offered in conjunction with the History Channel.

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By Jake New

The class biases of those hiring for the highest-paid entry-level jobs ensure that those jobs go to graduates of elite colleges from affluent backgrounds, a new book argues.

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By Doug Lederman

  • Rick Brewer, vice president of student affairs and athletics at Charleston Southern University, in South Carolina, has been chosen as president of Louisiana College.
  • Paul Drayton Jr., Burlington County administrator, in New Jersey, has been selected as president of Burlington County College, also in New Jersey.

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