Higher Ed & Post Sec

Learning

Free Community College? Choose Wisely

By: Lara K. Couturier. There's also been a wave of attention about the impact and value of community colleges. But note, the budget choices they make, the academic programs they design, the student supports they offer, and the cultures they nurture—can have a dramatic impact on students.

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Tech Training Opens Lucrative Alternative to 4 Year Degree for Millennials

Why we need more workers trained in the trades, the role of our schools in preparing students for careers and vocational training, and examples of innovative career centers providing technical training pathways.

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Steady Online Learning Growth in HigherEd, Faculty Clueless on OER

Annual survey of higher education conducted by Babson Survey Research Group shares how online learning in US HigherEd continues its slow and steady growth as a viable alternative and complement to traditional delivery.

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Inland Empire Early College Paves Pathway to Postsecondary

JFK Middle College High School in California is redefining "teaching to the middle" by serving 600 middle-achieving students who are earning college level credit in high school.

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The Quest for an AA Degree in High School

Early college students have the opportunity to earn college credit, up to a full associate degree with their high school diploma. The innovative opportunity is working at Quest Early College-- last year over 70% of graduates left with a diploma from Lone Star College as well as Quest.

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Foundation for Excellence in Education

The Foundation for Excellence in Education is igniting a movement of reform, state by state, to transform education for the 21st century economy. Excellence in Action, the organization’s flagship initiative, is working with lawmakers and policymakers to advance education reform across America.

EdTech

Encourage Writing with a Domain, Blog & Portfolio

Providing leaners a domain, and encouraging blogging and curating a digital portfolio can promote more and better writing.

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5 Options Allow GenDIY to Rethink College

Finish high school, go to college, graduate four or five years later and go to work--only it doesn’t work that way very often for Millennials. The GenDIY hack on higher education is a series of solutions that boosts affordability, flexibility, and employability.

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