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Category: Education Strategies


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

How should schools approach teaching, measuring whole-child competencies?

April 16, 2019

Via: Education Dive

The 21st century has brought with it a new set of demands for skills needed to be successful, and in turn, educators have been charged with preparing students for tomorrow’s world. Rather than promoting a narrow focus on academics, the […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

How colleges can make tuition resets successful

April 11, 2019

Via: Education Dive

Lapovsky, formerly president of Mercy College who is now a consultant for colleges and universities, takes on a trend that has been debated broadly in higher education as small private colleges in particular struggle to find a solution to the […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

3 ways tech clubs, classes boost IT capacity and student opportunities

March 25, 2019

Via: Education Dive

In most households, children are considered the resident IT expert by the adults. Need help programming that LED light display? Ask the 12-year-old. Did the phone update mess up all your apps? The 15-year-old can straighten that out for you. […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

Report: 5 models for how colleges can rethink credentials

March 14, 2019

Via: Education Dive

The report anticipates a world in which globalization and automation means workers will need to continuously learn and earn credentials. It also sees a need for a better way to capture and qualify the combination of work, life and educational […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

How work-study programs can teach students career skills

March 12, 2019

Via: Education Dive

The report touches on ways the work-study program can help tackle two nagging issues in higher education: career readiness and retention. Students who see value in these jobs and make connections through them to the campus, peers and professionals may […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

Connecticut college system moves ahead with controversial consolidation plan

March 11, 2019

Via: Education Dive

Community colleges and four-year university systems in several states have consolidated or merged in some way in recent years. Georgia State University’s merger with the Perimeter College helped raise the graduation rate of first-time, full-time students in the college’s two-year […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

5 ideas for change in higher ed from SXSW EDU

March 11, 2019

Via: Education Dive

Pushback against rising tuition, the stress of shrinking state funding and the possibilities afforded by advances in technology have higher ed leaders beginning to challenge some basic assumptions about their field. That process tends to be slow, however, and often […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

Why teachers are teaching keyboarding earlier

February 26, 2019

Via: Education Dive

When teachers were students themselves, they learned taught touch typing. As skilled professionals today, they devote a portion of class time to keyboarding practice. Inept teachers move quickly to other Information Technology skills believing there are more important things on […]


Education Strategies, Featured

Classroom environment – optimize it for better learning results!

February 20, 2019

Via: Kelly Redmond

While we are living times of change and using tech advancements once portrayed only in science fiction magazines, some things remain the same. Universal patterns and their physical translation need not change since they embody implacable relationships or rules, yet […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

Art education improves students’ academic, social development, study finds

February 13, 2019

Via: Education Dive

Art programs have taken a hit as districts pour more resources into preparing students to take standardized tests and exit exams required for high school graduation, among other resources or initiatives. However, this study adds to the body of research […]