Transforming the Student Experience

Transforming the Student Experience
Feb 28, 2019
Hoping to double enrollment within a decade, university in Washington suburbs looks to a high-rise for new student and faculty housing.
Feb 22, 2017
Texas A&M professor creates video game to teach students introductory calculus, one of the most difficult academic subjects. 

Opinion

April 17, 2019

Three requirements for academic research on the online program management industry.

April 17, 2019

U.S.-China conference highlights similarities among innovators in ed tech around the world. How should colleges react?

April 17, 2019

Kevin Carey's critique of the corporate role in inflating the price of online education singled out 2U. In this essay, CEO Chip Paucek answers back.

April 10, 2019

Kevin Carey’s wake-up call, and the three things that online program management companies should do next.

April 10, 2019

Online is a crucial path for many underrepresented students and should expand. But if colleges don’t understand how virtual students differ from their residential peers and support them with robust online student services, Robert Ubell writes, they will miss the mark.

April 3, 2019

The argument against consensus.

April 3, 2019

The most profound use for artificial intelligence on campus may stem from its ability to listen to students at scale, write Drew Magliozzi and Joel Lee.

April 3, 2019

The long-standing tension between "free and open" and for-profit business models is now playing out with textbooks and open educational resources.

March 27, 2019

The master model of course development devalues all but the lead instructor and reduces students to numbers, Penelope Adams Moon argues. We can do better by building online courses together.

March 27, 2019

The cost of visibility.

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April 1, 2019

The federal agency is conducting a two-phase experiment to design tools to better understand career trajectories of its employees and the rest of the federal work force.

February 28, 2019

Hoping to double enrollment within a decade, university in Washington suburbs looks to a high-rise for new student and faculty housing.

January 28, 2019

While competency-based education is spreading gradually, interest and optimism about it remain high, and experts say careful growth is best.

September 11, 2018

Early-alert systems designed to catch struggling students are ubiquitous in higher ed, but not every institution is seeing desired results.

August 27, 2018

Technology is enabling the rise of precision academics in higher education, writes Myk Garn, who describes the game-changing potential of mapping and coding the academic genome.

July 25, 2018

Legislation introduced this week offers members of Congress an opportunity to work together for the benefit of students and families, argues Jared Polis.

July 10, 2018

The best college teaching has always included both rational argument and emotional insight -- a combination that is more crucial than ever in classrooms today, argues John R. Swallow.

March 29, 2017

Survey of campus counseling centers finds increased demand for services, as well as additional positions and more diversity in hiring.

March 16, 2017

Big for-profit American Public now offers competency-based undergraduate degrees that don’t rely on the credit-hour standard, but federal aid isn’t part of the mix, for now.

March 16, 2017

Despite all the talk about the need for innovation, colleges and universities today are changing too quickly, not too slowly, argues Johann N. Neem.

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February 22, 2017

Texas A&M professor creates video game to teach students introductory calculus, one of the most difficult academic subjects. 

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