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Making Women's History

Official program, Woman Suffrage Procession, March 3, 1913, Courtesy of Wikipedia Commons.

Weeks ago, I commiserated with colleagues about my youngest daughter’s broken heart when she read on her phone the results of the presidential election upon waking the next morning. 476 more words

Teaching Universities: A Crisis Of Identity In The Name of Advancement.

Lack of funding has been slowly destroying the public system of higher education of the united states. A system that once has received 75% of its allocated funds from the state is now battling to keep its 27% of state funding allocation it currently receives. 1,832 more words

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HigherEd on Google+: Long on Variety, Short on Shares

Working on your MBA? Big Brother may be watching you. Taking online courses, using digital textbooks, and accessing assignments, grades, and other school-related documents online leaves a paperless trail that makes it easy for schools to analyze student performance and instructor effectiveness. 423 more words

Celebrating our successes

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This week I’ve had one primary task on my to do list: ¬†completing the chair recommendations for my division’s promotion and tenure candidates. ¬† 351 more words

Back At It Again

Hello, EC&I 834 people!

My name is Katherine Koskie and I am a teacher at Melville Comprehensive School. This is my third year of teaching. I have taught nearly every humanities class in existence (SOC 10, 20, 30; ELA 10, 20, 30; LT 30; PSY 30; MST 20) and I love it! 352 more words


Social Scholarship: Being a Digital Academic #AcDigID

In thinking about scholarship today, I can certainly see how the web has influenced and impacted an academic’s professional life. Greenhow and Gleason (2014) outline the impacts of social scholarship using Boyer’s (1990) four dimensions of scholarship: discovery, integration, teaching, and application. 943 more words


Dr Lyra says "Welcome to the PGR Den!"

Miaow and hello. I’m Dr Lyra, the Digital Education Unit cat, and I’m here to help you on your PGR journey. You can read a little more about me in my… 275 more words

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