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Education

The Goals of Education

  • Civic: Create an informed citizenry
  • Vocational: Preparation for a career (vocational)
  • Personal: Growth and fulfillment.
  • Education Commission Recommends Core Reforms - NYTimes.com
  • GOOD: What if schools weren't schools anymore? http://t.co/90KZRM22
  • Panel at AWS re:Invent: "A Seismic Shift in Education" | eScience Institute
  • Seattle Schools - Seattle Washington School Ratings - Public and Private
  • ED Data Express
  • What Exactly Is Academic Leadership? | profserious
  • A. A. Gill: Schools Are Ruining Our Kids | Vanity Fair
  • NC Teacher: “I Quit” « Diane Ravitch's blog
  • Elite education for the masses
  • Apprentice program to train new Seattle teachers | Education | The Seattle
  • The Ed-Tech Bubble - Lexi Lewtan
  • New College Board Trends Reports Price of College Continues to Rise Nationa
  • The Case for a Teacher Bar Exam - Joel Klein - The Atlantic
  • johnlegend: Gates foundation has done important work on evaluating teachers
  • GOOD: Why is the most popular TED talk of all time about education? http://
  • How Technology Is Empowering Teachers, Minting Millionaires, And Improving
  • Asians - Too Smart for Their Own Good? - NYTimes.com
  • Report: Half trillion needed to update schools | Education | The Seattle Ti
  • High poverty, high test scores: Auburn school is a shouting success | Educa
  • More Lessons About Charter Schools - NYTimes.com
  • Striking news: Seattle schools now booming | Danny Westneat
  • Guest: School-supply fees have gotten out of hand
  • Extra state aid for kindergarten a mixed blessing for districts
  • Teaching Is Not a Business
  • http://www.pruningshears.us/pruning-shears/2014/2/27/teach-for-americas-uns
  • Preschool for all in Seattle: Murray’s big plan starts small | Local News |
  • http://www.salon.com/2010/08/07/teacher_who_replaced_me/
  • http://mathbabe.org/2014/06/13/getting-rid-of-teacher-tenure-does-not-solve-the-problem/
  • http://www.nytimes.com/2014/06/13/opinion/california-ruling-on-teacher-tenure-is-not-whole-picture.html
  • Rachel Aviv: A Middle-School Cheating Scandal Raises Questions About No Chi
  • Unschooling: The Case for Setting Your Kids Into the Wild | Nature | Outsid
  • Words are hard - Blog - Hacker School
  • Share This With All the Schools, Please | Momastery
  • What I learned from Joan Didion and my high-school English teacher: your tr
  • Mark Zuckerberg gave New Jersey $100 million to fix Newark's schools, and i
  • Seattle school officials warn teachers boycotting MAP test | Northwest Voic
  • The Original Charter School Vision - NYTimes.com
  • Charter Schools

    Higher Education

  • I Went From Grad School to Prison
  • http://www.buzzfeed.com/duncanwatts/should-you-go-to-grad-school
  • University of Southern Maine, Facing Organized Opposition from Students and
  • What’s Behind America’s Soaring College Costs? - Ronan Keenan - The Atlanti
  • My Speech to the Graduates
  • Will your kid's B.A. pay off? - Jan. 8, 2013
  • To Fight Climate Change, College Students Take Aim at the Endowment Portfol
  • Khan Academy Founder Proposes a New Type of College - Wired Campus - The Ch
  • kcnews: Taxpayers to save $13 million from King County’s refinancing of @UW
  • mrdenny: Reading: http://t.co/rme1Lfvk How Free Speech Died On Campus
  • Best Values in Public Colleges, 2013
  • The Professionals Know What the Universities Won't Tell You - RoleModel Sof
  • datachick: What Harvey Mudd Computer Science program has done to support #W
  • profserious: What is a University?
  • The College Education I wish I Had | Luke Thomas
  • Brown and Cornell Are Second Tier - Percolator - The Chronicle of Higher Ed
  • 9 things I wish someone had told me about life after college | Zack Shapiro
  • Washington college instructors are 'flipping' the way they teach | Local Ne
  • If you can’t get into a top-five MBA program, don’t even bother – Quartz
  • Inklings: Universityspeak Glossary
  • Tuition and Fee Reports | WSAC
  • The NIH peer review system is still the best at identifying innovative biom
  • Colleges’ Debt Falls on Students After Construction Binges - NYTimes.com
  • profserious: On Transparency
  • Washington Monthly | College Guide 2012
  • Plan Your Free Online Education at Lifehacker U: Fall Semester 2012
  • Disciplina praesidium civitatis — The Endeavour
  • Editorial: College Bound — the civil right of educational opportunity | Edi
  • How California’s Online Education Pilot Will End College As We Know It | Te
  • Revolution Hits the Universities - NYTimes.com
  • The @cfpb wants to oversee the largest student loan servicers for both fede
  • A plan to eliminate college debt eyes the University of Washington’s $2 bil
  • Has The MBA Become A Worthless Degree? | LinkedIn
  • Support for Disruption, From Within Higher Ed / High Noon for a Flagship --
  • Views: Lessons for trustees from U.Va.'s governance meltdown: bit.ly/Wvok98
  • The Fall of Academics at Harvard | The Harvard Crimson
  • Dataset of all Computer Science Professors in 50 top US Graduate Programs
  • A Student-Data Collector Drops Out - NYTimes.com
  • Elsevier’s David Tempest explains subscription-contract confidentiality cla
  • The CalArts Class Who Created a Great Renaissance of Animation | Vanity Fai
  • The Dark Power of Fraternities - The Atlantic
  • STEM Funding Dwarfs Humanities, But Only One Is in Crisis | New Republic
  • Oscillatory Thoughts: Why I Chose Academia
  • Yes, Another Science Blog: Goodbye Academia
  • Precocious One Year Old Turning Academic Publishing On Its Head - Creative
  • The Doctrine of Academic Freedom | Opinion | The Harvard Crimson
  • What’s the Point of Academic Publishing? | Vitae
  • Really nice summary of the problems with our current academic publishing sy
  • WOW 'The cost of academic publishing' by @MLBrook access.okfn.org/2014/04/2
  • Are you paid to look busy?
  • http://judgmentalobserver.com/2014/07/22/no-end-in-sight-academic-research-and-time-off/
  • Interesting paper describing the disconnect between industrial and academic
  • Annual survey alert: What we heard from 842 provosts and chief academic off
  • Academic Torrents
  • “Academics have underestimated the non-academic demand for their work,” sho
  • datachick: Why Twitter's database restrictions hurt academic research http:
  • Our annual academic performance tournament bracket: bit.ly/1057B0o
  • Over 5,000 Ph.D. graduates work as janitors – Why? | When You Put It That W
  • Tickld Mobile - Spread Laughter and Cure Boredom
  • Adm. McRaven Urges Graduates to Find Courage to Change the World | News
  • Public universities' approach to Obama rating plan puts distance b/w them a
  • First Tuskegee, then Milgram: A quick recap of why universities don't do st
  • Citing Shutdown, U.S. Cancels Gainful Employment Negotiating Session | Insi
  • Ivy League Schools Are Overrated. Send Your Kids Elsewhere. | New Republic
  • Common Application releases consultant report on technical problems | Insid
  • For Recent Grads, Recessions Equal Underemployment | Inside Higher Ed
  • Study shows countries that fund freely & regulate loosely have the best hig
  • loydcase: Yes, our big universities really are too into headbricking. http:
  • Breaking: Bill Gates Wants to Enslave Us to the Matrix | Inside Higher Ed
  • State leaders blamed for higher-ed woes | Local News | The Seattle Times
  • If you read 1 @insidehighered article on global highered this month, make i
  • Essay on the death of the promise of the University of California @insidehi
  • Higher Ed Data Stories: Degrees Awarded by Major and Institution
  • Minneapolis professor Shannon Gibney: Reprimanded for talking about racism.
  • Firing sets off debate over whether deans must publicly back administration
  • http://www.insidehighered.com/news/2014/06/18/new-nonprofit-unveils-plan-federally-funded-full-tuition-scholarships
  • "Invisibles" and Higher Ed bit.ly/1rWXSbX
  • Inside Higher Ed: Outsourcing Public Higher Ed / Dueling Plans on Federal S
  • Earnings linked ever tighter to college diploma
  • Is College for Everyone? Part II: The Pros and Cons of Attending a 4-Year C
  • College, the Great Unequalizer - NYTimes.com
  • Young college grads’ wage growth is falling farther and farther behind
  • ‘Boomerang Kids’: Images of college graduates with huge debts who live with
  • How the middle class got screwed: College costs, globalization and our new
  • The trigger warning we need: “College is a scam meant to perpetuate the 1 p
  • How Private Colleges Are Like Cheap Sushi : NPR Ed : NPR
  • Reporting Rape, and Wishing She Hadn’t
  • Three Reasons to Choose a Major Before Deciding on a College, from...
  • Kiplinger's Best Values in Public Colleges-Kiplinger
  • How to Help College Students Graduate - NYTimes.com
  • http://mynorthwest.com/11/2429160/UW-dean-Report-perpetuates-myth-of-dumb-j
  • How the College Bubble Will Pop
  • Georgia Tech Researchers Reveal Phrases that Pay on Kickstarter | College o
  • Money Is a Terrible Way to Measure the Value of a College Major
  • Study documents impact on college grades of quality of high school attended
  • How College Labs Might Sow Seeds of Science’s Replication Crisis | Cross-Ch
  • To what degree are college grads prepared for the workplace? What should be
  • Screw U: How For-Profit Colleges Rip You Off mojo.ly/1nvnAjL
  • Improving Economic Diversity at the Better Colleges - NYTimes.com
  • Rule targets for-profit colleges over student debt | Business | Seattle New
  • College, the Great Unleveler - NYTimes.com
  • Best, Brightest and Rejected: Elite Colleges Turn Away Up to 95%
  • Report: Wash. college tuition among fastest growing in U.S. | Local & Regio
  • Your Money: Four Stand-Out College Essays About Money
  • In College, Nurturing Matters - NYTimes.com
  • Where Does All That Money Go? | Radio Open Source with Christopher Lydon
  • http://www.ewa.org/blog-educated-reporter/tuition-tracker-shows-real-price-tags-college
  • Is College Worth It? Clearly, New Data Say
  • http://www.nytimes.com/2014/07/03/upshot/corinthian-colleges-is-closing-its-students-may-be-better-off-as-a-result.html
  • http://www.nytimes.com/2014/07/05/your-money/paying-for-college/chasing-in-state-tuition-as-colleges-tighten-rules.html
  • Claire McCaskill released her report on college sexual assault, and the fin
  • Intriguing plan to judge #4profit colleges by extent to which they benefit
  • The college majors most and least likely to lead to underemployment - The W
  • Electoral college reform (fifty states with equal population) – fake is the
  • In China, Families Bet It All on a Child in College - NYTimes.com
  • College of the Ozarks, a work college, won't certify students' private loan
  • http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2014/01/heres-exactly-how-much-
  • Community College

    Admissions

    Mismeasurement, Incentives

    Student Culture, Sexual Assault, Assault

  • The Dark History of EI, the Latest Frat Accused of Rapey Emails - Olga Khaz
  • * http://www.nytimes.com/2014/11/02/education/edlife/greek-letters-at-a-price.html * http://www.nytimes.com/2015/02/27/movies/review-the-hunting-ground-documentary-a-searing-look-at-campus-rape.html * http://www.nytimes.com/2014/10/28/us/rare-survey-examines-sex-assault-at-mit-.html * http://mobile.nytimes.com/2015/02/15/magazine/the-stanford-undergraduate-and-the-mentor.html * http://mobile.nytimes.com/2014/11/16/opinion/sunday/mishandling-rape.html * http://thinkprogress.org/health/2015/01/11/3610327/college-men-forcible-sex-study/ * http://www.rollingstone.com/culture/features/a-rape-on-campus-20141119?page=2 * https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2014/11/25/eckerd-president-criticized-his-advice-students-how-avoid-rape * http://www.nytimes.com/2014/12/03/us/magazines-account-of-gang-rape-on-virginia-campus-comes-under-scrutiny.html * http://www.nytimes.com/2014/12/22/nyregion/accusers-and-the-accused-crossing-paths-at-columbia.html?_r=0 <- wow that's complicated. Also makes people uneasy. * https://www.insidehighered.com/quicktakes/2014/12/30/what-oregon-state-knew-1998-gang-rape-allegation * http://baltimore.cbslocal.com/2014/12/29/bowie-state-student-sues-frat-for-hazing/ * http://www.publicintegrity.org/accountability/education/sexual-assault-campus <- the gold standard * http://www.nytimes.com/2015/01/20/us/sorority-anti-rape-idea-drinking-on-own-turf.html?_r=0 * https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2015/01/23/complainant-unprecedented-walter-lewin-sexual-harassment-case-comes-forward * http://seattletimes.com/html/nationworld/2025538617_vanderbiltrapexml.html * https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/freedom-learn/201509/declining-student-resilience-serious-problem-colleges * http://www.salon.com/2015/01/25/i_wish_id_never_reported_my_rape/ * http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/01/25/jaime-castano-lawyer-woman-wanted-to-be-set-on-fire_n_6541748.html * http://www.theatlantic.com/education/archive/2015/02/are-college-students-partying-less/385326/ * http://www.mastandoartrip.com/protecting-girls-in-schools/ * https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2015/03/16/brown-u-sexual-assault-investigation-draws-criticism-accused-and-accusers * http://fivethirtyeight.com/datalab/college-presidents-appear-to-be-delusional-about-sexual-assault-on-their-campuses/ * http://www.nytimes.com/2015/04/12/education/edlife/first-generation-students-unite.html * http://flathatnews.com/2015/04/24/dont-bite-the-hand-that-feeds-you-activists-scrap-open-letter/ * https://medium.com/bright/the-secret-lives-of-homeless-students-a4b506ded525 * http://www.salon.com/2015/05/20/columbia_university_president_refuses_graduation_handshake_with_anti_rape_activist_emma_sulkowicz/ * http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2015/05/27/anxious-students-strain-college-mental-health-centers/ * https://chronicle.com/article/Sexual-Paranoia-Strikes/190351/ * https://www.insidehighered.com/quicktakes/2015/06/25/survey-22-female-students-michigan-sexually-assaulted <- those numbers are horrific * https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2015/09/21/nearly-1-4-college-women-say-they-have-been-sexually-assaulted-survey-finds * http://www.nytimes.com/2015/10/09/sports/ncaafootball/beer-alcohol-college-football-west-virginia.html * https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/grade-point/wp/2015/10/15/a-better-way-to-gauge-how-common-sexual-assault-is-on-college-campuses/ * http://www.bellinghamherald.com/news/local/article42031710.html * http://m.stltoday.com/news/local/education/missteps-not-student-revolt-led-to-mizzou-chancellor-s-demise/article_f955e9cf-6fc8-5fb0-b2cc-1b798d53fccc.html * http://talkingpointsmemo.com/livewire/meadows-call-repeal-title-xi-coordinationn

    Finance, Debt

    Adjuncts and Grad Students

  • Survey data suggest boards aren't paying much attention to adjunct issues:
  • The Adjunct Revolt: How Poor Professors Are Fighting Back - Elizabeth Segra
  • Professors in homeless shelters: It is time to talk seriously about adjunct
  • Administration

  • Survey finds pay for senior administrators is up | Inside Higher Ed
  • Careers

  • Big disparities in how business leaders and the public view higher educatio
  • http://arstechnica.com/science/2014/05/universities-cant-fulfil-the-myth-but-they-cant-become-a-vocational-school-either/
  • Sports

    The University of Washington

  • A thank you letter to UW CSE — Medium
  • UW CSE unable to accommodate hundreds of highly qualified applicants in mos
  • Longtime women’s athletic subsidy pads UW sports profits
  • J.D. Roth: How I learned to Stop Worrying and Love Mustachianism
  • (null): (null)
  • BluWater Bistro Deal of the Day | Groupon Seattle
  • Amazon Is Ripe For Disruption - Forbes
  • dhh: Eight programming positions open on the 37signals Job Board specifical
  • Data and Education

    MOOCs / Online Learning

  • Udacity aims to teach 160,000 students statistics - Web Exclusive Article
  • codinghorror: "our Napster is Udacity, the education startup" http://t.co/E
  • Some Thoughts on Teaching R to 50,000 Students
  • lynnlangit: One Man, One Computer, 10 Million Students: How Khan Academy Is
  • Carnegie Mellon: The MOOC-Averse Technology U. - insidehighered.com/news/20
  • TO SORT

  • Hacker School banning “feigned surprise” is absolutely brilliant | Coffee S
  • Data Roundup, 24 April
  • Responsible Data Forum 2014 – the kick-off
  • The Schools Where Apple, Google, and Facebook Get Their Recruits | Design |
  • http://webmarketingschool.com/negative-seo-exist/
  • http://www.lawyersgunsmoneyblog.com/2014/06/increases-law-school-undergraduate-tuition-due-cuts-state-funding-higher-ed
  • https://www.codeschool.com/courses/try-r
  • Course material – University of Copenhagen
  • Predictive Analytics: A Case Study in Improving Student Success | EDUCAUSE.
  • Improving Student Outcomes through Integrated Planning and Advising Service
  • Answers to Improving Student Retention | EDUCAUSE.edu
  • http://www.nakedcapitalism.com/2014/01/student-debtcropper-system-even-dest
  • New America report provides snapshot of rising debt burdens of graduate stu
  • New study on the impact of grants and loans on low income students' graduat
  • Putting Student Data To The Test To Identify Struggling Kids : NPR
  • Student debt is a hot topic on the 2014 campaign trail: insidehighered.com/
  • Grad Student Rigs Cheap Alternative to Rival $1,000 Air Purifiers in Smog-C
  • Arctic 101: UW degree to prep students for a melting world | Local News | T
  • State’s law schools court dwindling number of students | Local News | The S
  • Student-athlete literacy: Death threats and denial for whistle-blower - CNN
  • Interesting! Last year, Twitter partnered with UC Berkeley to teach student
  • Externalities of treating students like short-term consumers. bloomberg.com
  • Download a set of Inside Higher Ed articles about issues facing students as
  • http://www.insidehighered.com/news/2014/01/22/ohio-northern-wants-students-
  • clever & bold: a yale student (@seanh) issues his dean an anti-censorship u
  • Yale censored a student’s course selection website. So I made an unblockabl
  • Your kid's school may have the right to sell student data onforb.es/Mf7BbI
  • $750 Million Pledged for Student Technology
  • Eight years ago, students at my high school wrote to their favorite authors
  • Predicting Student Exam's Scores by Analyzing Social Network Data | Michael
  • A group of Canadian grad students have created a website that elegantly sum
  • Student Loans Are A Drag On The Economy | TIME.com
  • Views: Are engineering students really cynical? insidehighered.com/views/20
  • A look at the landscape of pathway programs for international students run
  • Wolf Richter: This Chart Is The Fate of Housing In America As Student Loans
  • Student Debt ‘Help’ Is Often Predatory, Officials Say
  • 666 chip? Why a Texas student thinks her school ID is the “Mark of the Beas
  • http://www.nakedcapitalism.com/2014/06/student-loan-servicer-corruption-rewarded-covered-new-round-obama-executive-actions.html
  • Earl Cheit, Prescient Educator, Dies at 87 - NYTimes.com
  • Learning Analytics for Educational Design and Student Predictions: Beyond t
  • Loan Monitor Is Accused of Ruthless Tactics on Student Debt - NYTimes.com
  • What College Graduates Regret - Eleanor Barkhorn - The Atlantic
  • How To Make Higher Education Free Without New Taxes Or More Government Spen
  • Essay questions benefits of rush to competency-based education | Inside Hig
  • The promise of a $10,000 bachelor's degree | Education Lab Blog | Seattle T
  • http://www.theatlantic.com/education/archive/2014/04/how-higher-ed-contribu
  • What Americans Don't Know About Science - Eleanor Barkhorn - The Atlantic
  • Suspensions and expulsions: A close look at nine districts | Education Lab
  • The Low-Tech Appeal of Little Free Libraries - Margret Aldrich - The Atlant
  • Second-Chance Med School - NYTimes.com
  • http://techcrunch.com/2014/06/06/productivity-and-the-education-delusion/
  • http://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2014/08/why-tech-still-hasnt-solved-educations-problems/375879/
  • What Will a Liberal Arts Education Look Like in 50 Years? - The Atlantic
  • Secrets of amazing teachers: What both sides of the education debate get wr
  • A ‘nationwide gentrification effect’ is segregating us by education - The W
  • The Secret Weapon in Education Research: datatau.com/item?id=3955
  • Sleek new online tools on the way for community college system | Education
  • Higher Education Is Now Ground Zero For Disruption - Forbes
  • Court warns lawmakers to move faster on public-school funding | Education |
  • New Waldorf school embraces nature, not STEM | Education Lab Blog | Seattle
  • http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/10/nyregion/study-tracks-transfers-by-studen
  • http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/09/us/us-criticizes-zero-tolerance-policies-
  • http://www.huffingtonpost.com/the-zinn-education-project/the-real-bread-and
  • Udacity's Sebastian Thrun, Godfather Of Free Online Education, Changes Cour
  • What did the general public say about President Obama's proposed college ra
  • http://blogs.seattletimes.com/educationlab/2014/01/15/workforce-training-so
  • http://seattletimes.com/html/localnews/2022716381_onlineeducationxml.html
  • Debating IB and other Big Questions at Rainier Beach High | Education Lab B
  • LifeSupercharger/flickr The Tyranny of the College Major
  • The case for general education pathways: insidehighered.com/news/2014/01/2…
  • Guests: New GED test fails to measure skills that matter most | Education L
  • US bans students from “blacklisted” countries from getting a free education
  • Adjuncts in American universities: U.S. News should penalize colleges for u
  • The Student-Led Backlash Against New Orleans's Charter Schools
  • Guest: Applied bachelor's degrees help local employers fill skills gap | Ed
  • Meetings feature more substance about education technology | Inside Higher
  • Major Changes in SAT Announced by College Board - NYTimes.com
  • http://www.theatlantic.com/education/archive/2014/07/how-universities-are-like-record-labels/374012/
  • A (slightly) more nuanced Bill Gates offers vision of higher education @ins
  • How Family Game Night Makes Kids Into Better Students - Jessica Lahey - The
  • I Fought Back Against My College's Sexist Fraternity - Meghan McCarthy - Th
  • Survey: Businesses Don't Care If Their Employees Went to Yale
  • http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2014/02/why-americans-are-so-po
  • How Colleges Could Get Rid of Fraternities
  • Obama will seek to make a tuition tax credit permanent & exempt student loa
  • Clearing a Path in the Financial Aid Thicket
  • Guest: Here’s what quality pre-K looks — and sounds — like | Education Lab
  • Lectures Aren't Just Boring, They're Ineffective, Too, Study Finds | Scienc
  • http://seattletimes.com/html/education/2023636445_edlabwallawallaxml.html
  • For Schools, Long Road to a Level Playing Field - NYTimes.com
  • Project Euler and blending math and computer science for education
  • Colleges Rattled as Obama Seeks Rating System - NYTimes.com
  • http://www.seattlepi.com/business/technology/article/Gates-says-fixing-education-toughest-challenge-5591246.php
  • http://www.theatlantic.com/education/archive/2014/07/why-todays-college-students-need-a-class-on-dating/373823/
  • An Obsession With Leadership
  • Students Aren't Getting Enough Sleep—School Starts Too Early
  • Support staff growth modest here, while nationally it explodes | Education
  • Generation Later, Poor Are Still Rare at Elite Colleges - NYTimes.com
  • Mortar Data Blog, 7 books to supercharge your data education
  • In a World Shaped by College Dropouts, Education is the Next Bubble
  • Wolfram Technologies: The Modernization of Educational Publishing « Wolfram
  • http://www.insidehighered.com/news/2013/11/18/studies-question-effectivenes
  • Some unsettling thoughts on the careless introduction of MOOCs at universit
  • From @timeshighered: Could @google's business model work in higher educatio
  • Unique Strategies for Scaling Teacher Professional Development
  • http://t.co/PdWZX48y1n
  • 10 Top Tips on How to Succeed in Interdisciplinary Research
  • http://t.co/IA2oc8MtE4
  • How to Escape the Community-College Trap - Ann Hulbert - The Atlantic
  • Why Other Countries Teach Better
  • Samplers for Big Science: emcee and BAT
  • ‘At Berkeley,’ a Documentary by Frederick Wiseman - NYTimes.com
  • It’s official: Computer scientists pick stronger passwords | Ars Technica
  • http://www.nakedcapitalism.com/2013/11/philip-pilkington-what-happened-to-s
  • I'm teaching an online course on forecasting using R, starting 21 October.
  • From @timeshighered: Calls for a scientific Arab Spring: bit.ly/17f0UPN
  • Degrees Based on What You Can Do, Not How Long You Went - NYTimes.com
  • A 15-year-old student’s ed reform plan: Self-directed learning
  • My fake college syllabus - Salon.com
  • Teach for America’s hidden curriculum - Salon.com
  • The Trouble With Online College - NYTimes.com
  • Our Research
  • hmason: "fears for the future" an interesting perspective on academia vs in
  • MOOCs prompt some faculty to take a fresh look at their approach to teachin
  • An Ad Hominem Attack Against Thomas Friedman | Inside Higher Ed
  • Essay urges College Board to end rather than tinker with the SAT | Inside H
  • How should the world measure the MOOC dropout rate? bit.ly/ZlzcGW
  • Your Credentials Are Holding You Back - Daniel Gulati - Harvard Business Re
  • insidehighered: Open education advocates launch Lumen Learning, aiming to h
  • Views: College presidents are in denial on affirmative action: bit.ly/15Jm1
  • Accreditor's new standards raise bar for serving the public, tripping up U.
  • The BI Lab
  • Calvin College and others see increased debt burden as revenues falter | In
  • Elite Colleges Are as Foreign as Mars - NYTimes.com
  • Hackers raid U. of Nebraska database with 654k Social Security nos.scmagazi
  • Why “Innovation Experts” are Selling Snake Oil
  • U.S. accreditors expand their activities overseas: bit.ly/13QpFQu
  • The importance of stupidity in scientific research
  • Gates foundation helps colleges keep tabs on adaptive learning technology |
  • Did High-Stakes Testing Cause the Atlanta Schools Cheating Scandal? - Emily
  • Doctoral degrees: The disposable academic | The Economist
  • The Fullsail Scam: Exposed
  • Coursera begins to make money | Inside Higher Ed
  • Gov. Jay Inslee to replace half of the Washington Student Achievement Counc
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