Teaching and Learning

Teaching and Learning
Apr 13, 2015
Annual report on the disciplines acknowledges cuts and challenges, but also sees signs of hope and growth.

Surveys

Oct. 29, 2014 -- Inside Higher Ed's 2014 Survey of Faculty Attitudes on Technology examined the views of faculty members and academic technology administrators on online education and a range of other technology-related issues.

The survey was conducted in conjunction with researchers from Gallup. 

Inside Higher Ed regularly surveys key higher ed professionals on a range of topics. A copy of the report can be downloaded here.

On Nov. 18, Inside Higher Ed's Scott Jaschik and Carl Straumsheim conducted a free webinar analyzing the survey's findings and answering readers' questions. To view the webinar, please click here.

The survey was made possible in part by financial support from Blackboard, Pearson and Sonic Foundry.

Booklets

Inside Higher Ed has released "New Debates About Accountability," our latest print-on-demand compilation of articles.

As with other such booklets, the compilation curates news articles and opinion essays representing a range of views.

The booklet is free and a copy can be downloaded here.

And we invite you to sign up here for a free webinar on Wednesday, April 29, at 2 p.m. Eastern, about the themes of the booklet.

Archive

July 14, 2011

Critics of grade inflation publish analysis finding that 43 percent of students earn As -- 10 times the number receiving Fs.

July 13, 2011

Cal State San Marcos professor explains how she used online mapping tools to help students connect social research to their own personal narratives.

July 11, 2011

Looking to expand its alliances in higher ed, the publicly edited online encyclopedia holds an academic conference.

July 6, 2011

At MIT, professors grapple with how to teach students to communicate about numbers in clear English.

July 6, 2011

Her college's choice for its common reading for freshmen prompts Carolyn Foster Segal to ask: What is the point?

July 5, 2011

For a college president, Michael Schneider of McPherson College spends an awful lot of time talking about horsing around on playground equipment.

It's not because he's immature, though at the age of 37 he is one of the youngest college presidents in the country. It's because "jumping off swings" is Schneider's metaphor for entrepreneurship -- students shouldn't be afraid to take risks, just like they did as children -- an idea he hopes will seep into every corner of McPherson.

June 27, 2011

The authors of Academically Adrift may be letting black students off the hook, to the students' own detriment, writes Roy L. Beasley.

June 27, 2011

One of the most diverse foreign language programs in the country is at a community college in New Jersey.

June 23, 2011

As classroom devices proliferate, institutions look to campuswide adoptions to ease costs for students.

June 2, 2011

Universities will develop better business professionals if they do a better job of integrating components of a liberal arts education into business school curriculums, argues a new report by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching.

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