Tips for decoding college financial aid offers [Carrnes]

Tips for decoding college financial aid offers — from nytimes.com by Ann Carrnes Excerpts: Schools often use different jargon for the same types of aid […]

For 5th straight year, study shows hunger and homelessness hinder American college students [hope4college.com]

For 5th straight year, study shows hunger and homelessness hinder American college students — from hope4college.com; with thanks to Angela Baggetta for this resource Excerpt: […]

If your culture is all about maintaining the status quo… [Christian]

If your organization’s culture is all about maintaining the status quo: *  Your pursuit of lifelong learning needs to be in full gear *  Enhancing […]

Reflections on “2020 Top 10 IT Issues” [educause.edu]

2020 Top 10 IT Issues — from educause.edu The Drive to Digital Transformation Begins | EDUCAUSE Review Special Report Excerpt: Colleges and universities are working […]

Most of higher education didn’t listen/respond; as a result, the backlash continues to build. [Christian]

From DSC: By not listening/taking action nearly enough through the last several decades, the backlash continues to build against colleges and universities — institutions of […]

Student debt is over $1.6 trillion and hardly anyone is paying down their loans [Cox]

Student debt is over $1.6 trillion and hardly anyone is paying down their loans — from cnbc.comby Jeff Cox; with a shout out to Ryan […]

Reflections on “What Is the Price of College? Total, Net, and Out-of-Pocket Prices in 2015–16” [Published in Dec 2019]

    From DSC: This report reminds me of a graphic that Yohan Na and I did 10+ years ago…and the student debt now sits […]

DC: Precursor to a next gen learning platform…? Another piece is falling into place.

DC: Precursor to a next gen learning platform…? I think it's one of the pieces of the puzzle that's coming together. Google just revealed that […]

2 items re: college affordability + 2 other items re: higher education

The cost of college increased by more than 25% in the last 10 years—here’s why — from cnbc.com by Abigail Hess Excerpt: During the 1978 […]

I’m thinking that a global, inexpensive, next gen learning platform will enable/integrate/address some of this. [Christian]

DC: I’m thinking that a global, inexpensive, next gen learning platform will enable/integrate/address some of this…such as the item about stackable credits. 4 ex, I […]

Reflections on “Get Smart About Going Online: Choosing the Right Model to Deliver Digital Programming” [Kilfoye]

Get Smart About Going Online: Choosing the Right Model to Deliver Digital Programming — from evolllution.com by Charles Kilfoye A veteran online educator looks at […]

Coming down the pike: A next generation, global learning platform [Christian]

From DSC: Though we aren’t quite there yet, the pieces continue to come together to build a next generation learning platform that will help people […]

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