Teaching and Learning

Teaching and Learning
Jun 03, 2020
Academics are called to help interpret and guide a national response to police violence and related civil unrest.
Apr 22, 2020
New survey documents how professors view this spring's mass move to virtual courses. Key findings: most used new teaching methods, half lowered their expectations for the volume of student work -- and a third for its quality.


Jan. 23, 2019 -- Inside Higher Ed’s 2019 Survey of College and University Chief Academic Officers was conducted in conjunction with researchers from Gallup.

Inside Higher Ed regularly surveys key higher ed professionals on a range of topics.

On Thursday, Feb. 21, Inside Higher Ed presented a free webcast to discuss the results of the survey. View the webcast here.

The Inside Higher Ed Survey of College and University Chief Academic Officers was made possible in part with support from Wiley, Oracle, Phi Kappa Phi and Gallup.


"The New Accessibility: Students With Disabilities and Access to Technology" is Inside Higher Ed's latest compilation of incisive and practical articles.

You may download a copy of the print-on-demand booklet here, free.

And Inside Higher Ed's editors will conduct a free webcast on the themes of the booklet on Thursday, April 23, at 2 p.m. Eastern. We invite you to sign up here.

This booklet was made possible in part by advertising support from D2L.


December 10, 2019
December 6, 2019
December 3, 2019

A new approach to teaching physics "energy first" holds promise, especially for students who struggle with math.

December 2, 2019
  • Bob Jones University is starting an undergraduate major in cybersecurity.
  • New York University and the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, are starting dual doctoral degrees in computer and electrical engineering.
  • Salt Lake Community College, in collaboration with Facebook, is starting a certificate in digital marketing.
November 27, 2019
November 27, 2019

Difficulties surmounting certain obstacles could, in fact, be indicators that a student should abandon a particular path and pursue something else, writes Danielle Carr Ramdath.

November 19, 2019
November 7, 2019

We can simultaneously improve students' learning experiences and enhance prisoners' opportunities, writes Jeff Schatten.

November 6, 2019

Saying that their English department treats race and critical theory as an afterthought, students call on their peers to steer clear of most program offerings.

October 31, 2019

If we teach students to see racism as an idea that's expressed through behaviors, institutions and cultures rather than an immutable character trait, we free them to see things more accurately and with more openness to change, argues Cyndi Kernahan.


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