Galloway: “The greatest assault on middle-class America’s prosperity may be the relentless, four-decade-long inflation in higher education.”

Reflections on “What is college for? Gov. Shapiro raises the question. Higher ed leaders are listening.” [Bunch]

What is college for? Gov. Shapiro raises the question. Higher ed leaders are listening. — from The Philadelphia Inquirer by Will Bunch; with thanks to […]

“But what higher education institutions and companies need isn’t a totally new approach that ignores the old systems — it’s someone to act as connective tissue between them.” [Mitchell]

It takes a village — from chieflearningofficer.com by Joe Mitchell Colleges, companies and training providers have a unique opportunity to work together to address tech worker […]

What if every college/university classroom had a “remote learning channel?” [Christian]

DC: What if there was a “remote learning channel” for every college/university classroom? A remote learner would have to pay a small flat fee to […]

Some highly-relevant thoughts from our son’s recent “Business of Acting” 3-day virtual intensive course. [Christian]

From DSC: Our son recently took a 3-day intensive course on the Business of Acting. It was offered by the folks at “My College Audition” […]

Three items re: the business of higher education

Local private colleges slash tuition prices as enrollment declines — from news.yahoo.com by Jason Law Excerpts: “By reducing the published price, we certainly would hope […]

Nah…MOOCs don’t impact anything. NOT!

Excerpt from Michael Moe’s recent EIEIO e-newsletter Imagine my delight when co-founder of Coursera Daphne Koehler came into my office in 2012 to explain the […]

“The incredible shrinking future of college” [Carey] + several other higher-ed related items

The incredible shrinking future of college — from vox.com by Kevin Carey Excerpt: The future looks very different in some parts of the country than […]

“As enrollment falls and public skepticism grows, some colleges are cutting their prices” [Marcus] + several other items related to higher-education

Udacity’s Train-to-Hire Program Now Available in AWS Marketplace — from prnewswire.com by Udacity; with thanks to GSV for this resource Excerpt (emphasis DSC): MOUNTAIN VIEW, […]

How to Communicate with Brevity [Vora]

How to Communicate with Brevity — from qaspire.com by Tanmay Vora; with thanks to Roberto Ferraro for this resource We live in a world of […]

Buyer Beware: First-Year Earnings and Debt for 37,000 College Majors at 4,400 Institutions [cew.georgetown.edu]

Buyer Beware: First-Year Earnings and Debt for 37,000 College Majors at 4,400 Institutions — from cew.georgetown.edu Summary: Did you know that in the first year […]

Can a Group of MIT Professors Turn a White Paper Into a New Kind of College? [Young]

Can a Group of MIT Professors Turn a White Paper Into a New Kind of College? — from edsurge.com by Jeffrey R. Young Excerpt: A […]

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