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7 Ways To Relate ‘The Inevitable’ to the Future of Higher Ed

Why Kevin Kelly’s new book should be on your summer reading list.

Two-Thirds of Online Students Do Some Coursework on a Mobile Device

Research<p>In a survey of 1,500 "past, present and prospective fully online students," most are taking advantage of — or want — the option to use …

Education Technology

Apple é acusada de infringir patentes com o "Não Perturbe ao Dirigir" e… a Siri? | MacMagazine.com.br

Não é novidade que a Apple é acusada, por diversas empresas, de infringir patentes relacionadas com recursos do iOS ou de seus outros sistemas e até …

Plenário do STF julgará lei sobre devolução de taxa de matrícula a alunos de MG

O ministro Dias Toffoli, do Supremo Tribunal Federal, adotou o rito abreviado para que o Plenário analise, diretamente no mérito, lei do estado de …

Avaliação federal infla qualidade de curso superior, diz tribunal

O sistema de avaliação do ensino superior do Ministério da Educação não tem sido capaz de expressar o nível de qualidade dos cursos universitários do …

Mudanças na legislação facilitam a obtenção do registro de propriedade nas áreas rural e urbana

A regularização das terras e dos imóveis no Brasil e toda a burocracia necessária para receber o título de uma propriedade são impedimentos para que …

Desigualdade educacional: dar mais para quem tem mais desafios

Vivemos em um país de desigualdade absurda. Pouco mais de 55% de nossa riqueza está nas mãos de 10% da população, segundo o World Wealth & Income …

Here’s How Higher Education Dies

A futurist says the industry may have nowhere to go but down. What does the slide look like?<p>Maybe higher education has reached its peak. Not the Harvards and Yales of the world, but the institutions that make up the rest of the industry—the regional public schools who saw decades of growth and are …

Higher Education

In ‘Flipped’ Classes, Faculty See Opportunities and Obstacles | News | The Harvard Crimson

Harvard faculty members have demonstrated an increased interest in the “flipped” classroom model, the practice of moving some material previously …

How to Think - MIT Technology Review

When I applied for my faculty job at the MIT Media Lab, I had to write a teaching statement. One of the things I proposed was to teach a class called …

A Silver Lining for Online Higher Education?

The recent explosion of computing capacity and speed, coupled with the rapidly-rising cost of higher education, have created a “perfect storm” in …

Higher Education

Online courses don't work, but education can still be disrupted

The labour force is changing at a rapid pace. Technology is generating entirely new industries and jobs, while eradicating antiquated ones. Some may …

World Economic Forum

Ministros do STF divergem sobre idade de ingresso de criança no fundamental

O Supremo Tribunal Federal (STF) retomará na próxima quarta-feira, 30, o julgamento de uma ação que pode pôr fim à polêmica sobre a idade mínima para …

Cade propõe medidas para reduzir preços dos combustíveis

Com a crise de abastecimento gerada pela greve dos caminhoneiros, o Conselho Administrativo de Defesa Econômica (Cade) divulgou um estudo com nove …

Singapore Math Teaching Strategies and Materials

Singapore Math is a program with a unique framework with a focus on building problem-solving skills and an in-depth understanding of essential math …

Mathematics

Sobram grevistas, faltam líderes dos caminhoneiros

Núcleo de Instituições e Ambientes de Negócios

O Núcleo de Instituições e Ambiente de Negócios (NIAN) tem como objetivo principal criar conhecimento aplicado nas suas áreas de atuação (economia, …

Leading girls’ schools sends pupils on negotiating courses to get pay rises

A group of leading girls’ schools is sending pupils on a negotiating skills course so they can learn how to ask for a pay rise.<p>The Girls’ Day School Trust (GDST) will enroll sixth form students on an “Asking Difficult Questions” course this autumn, aimed at helping them get ahead in the …

This Is How Much Money You Can Save by Working From Home (Video)

Yes, working from home is a boon for work-life balance — but it can also save you a chunk of cash every year.<p>There are countless reasons to pursue …

Work from Home

Seis maneiras de aumentar suas chances de ter uma boa noite de sono

Poucas coisas são tão capazes de recarregar nossas energias quanto uma boa noite de sono. No entanto, para muitas pessoas, isso é coisa bastante rara na rotina.<p>O problema pode se tornar grave: especialistas alertam para o aumento das chances de depressão, transtorno bipolar e outros problemas de …

The three things I wish someone had the guts to tell me when I graduated from college

Millions graduate from colleges and universities across America in the months of May and June, and most of these graduates are under 25 years of age. This year, according to the National Center for Education Statistics, approximately 1.0 million people will graduate with an associate's degree, 1.9 …

Christensen's Disruptive Innovation after the Lepore Critique

Must innovation disrupt everything so that society might have new and better things? Widespread fatigue with this idea inspired a number of headlines …

Innovation in Higher Education: Time for a Customer-Centric Model

What’s your brand in the adult education market?<p>Is it branded as part of the overall institution? Is it segmented within the institution? Does it …

Higher Education

Six Steps to a Successful 1:1 Education Device Program

<b>Advice from a School Technology Coordinator</b><p>Gateway Regional School District is a testament to what can be accomplished in the classroom through a …

Harvard's Faust Says Constraining Higher Education Costs Is a Challenge

Harvard University President Drew Faust discusses lowering the cost of higher education with Bloomberg's Emily Chang on "Bloomberg Technology." …

Don’t know the graduate next to you? You’re not alone. One-third of students take at least one class online.

Two decades ago, when I was a student in a part-time master’s degree program at Johns Hopkins University, I would hurry from my office twice a week to make class, hoping like many of my classmates for a few minutes to grab coffee and a bite to eat before settling in for the 2 1/2-hour seminars.<p>Next …

Artificial Intelligence: Hero Or Villain For Higher Education?

There’s often a fine line between hero and villain, and by most accounts, artificial intelligence (AI) is on the villain side, sucking jobs out of the economy. These days you can’t throw a rock without hitting some pundit prognosticating on the millions of jobs that will be lost from AI. One …

Artificial Intelligence

Educação online precisa levar aluno para além da tela, diz professor

Se de um lado o setor de ensino online alcança cada vez mais interessados em aprender, ainda persiste o desafio de apresentar experiências práticas …

Revista Ensino Superior

DESAFIOS EDUCACIONAIS<br>A autorregulação é uma bandeira de muitos gestores educacionais. Mas como ela pode funcionar em nossa sociedade?

Portugal atrai 31% mais alunos do Brasil

Quando pôs os pés em Portugal, Ludmilla Blaschikoff, de 26 anos, tropeçou na língua. Mas não demorou para que a jovem, de Manaus, se acostumasse ao …