Higher Education

Innovation in higher education in times of crisis

NEW ZEALAND New Zealand has just been placed in level four containment for a few days. For us that means pretty much everything is closed. You can order some things online, and supermarkets are open but with significant limitations – individual shoppers only, fixed store routes. We are all confined …

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How Daisy Gonzales rose from foster care to the top of the country’s largest higher education system

Credit: Courtesy of California Community Colleges Acting Chancellor of California Community Colleges Daisy Gonzales speaking at Hancock College 2019. Credit: Courtesy of California Community Colleges Acting Chancellor of California Community Colleges Daisy Gonzales speaking at Hancock College 2019. Who is Daisy Gonzales, California’s New Interim Community College Chancellor? Her journey, …

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UK funds ‘as you go’ research publication platform

The UK will fund the development of a new publishing platform that will break down traditional science productions into the latest chunks. Octopus, which receives £ 650,000 from Research England, aims to provide a new ‘primary research record’ for scholarship registration ‘as it happens’. Unlike traditional journal articles, Octopus will …

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Funding announced for higher education | News, Sports, Jobs

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Senators Joe Manchin, DW.Va., and Shelley Moore Capito, RW.Va., members of the Senate Appropriations Committee, announced $ 516,791 from the U.S. Department of Education to three educational institutions Superior of West Virginia. This funding is allocated through the Higher Education Emergency Assistance Fund – FIPSE Competitive …

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6 ways to make higher education more development friendly

Applied to education, the word “developmental” has deeply negative connotations. It is synonymous with remediation and implies that a particular student is unprepared, suffers from deficits and is at risk. But shouldn’t all education be developmental? Shouldn’t the goal of every educator be to promote student growth in all dimensions, …

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