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Great Expectations: Students and Video in Higher Education

Great Expectations: Students and Video in Higher Education
Source: SAGE

There is little doubt that students are accustomed to multiple methods for consuming information, ranging from journal articles, books, and textbooks to lectures, newspapers, blog posts, and videos.

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Education

College to Experiment With Apple Watch as Learning Tool

Even before the Apple Watch was released, professors and pundits began speculating on whether it and other wearable devices might play a role in college classrooms.

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Federal Solutions To Our Student Loan Problem

My dad grew up in a country that was generous and farsighted enough to see that the more its people learned, the more its people earned.

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Beyond College Rankings: A Value-Added Approach to Assessing Two- and Four-Year Schools

Beyond College Rankings: A Value-Added Approach to Assessing Two- and Four-Year Schools
Source: Brookings Institution

The choice of college is among the most important investment decisions individuals and families make, yet people know little about how institutions of higher learning compare along important dimensions of quality.

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Business And Economics

The Completion Agenda, Part 1

Graduate school, the job market, the tenure track, and every other stage in an academic career are so fraught with challenge that you cannot afford to dawdle too long on foolish ventures or waste time holding out for perfection when “pretty darn good” will do.

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AERA Sessions Pinpoint the Necessity of Social Justice

The recent polarization of unarmed Black men killed by White police officers has sparked a sense of urgency to address as curriculum at the American Education Research Association (AERA) annual meeting last week.

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Postsecondary