Tag: Harvard

Economics&Strategies, Education Economics, Educational Stages, Higher Education

Americans overwhelmingly support higher education funding, report shows

July 19, 2018

Via: Education Dive

With regard to the way higher education helps society and individuals, the survey found that about 83% of respondents thought it contributed to scientific advances, while about three quarters believe it contributes to a graduate’s personal wealth and success or […]

Educational Stages, Higher Education

Harvard Sees Gains in Faculty Diversity

April 25, 2017

Via: Inside Higher Ed

Harvard University released data Monday illustrating gains in the diversity of its faculty over the last decade. During that time the total number of tenured and tenure-track positions did not change much at all, although the proportion who were tenured […]

Continuous Development, Education Tech, Educational Stages

The benefits of adding video to teacher evaluations

February 25, 2016

Via: eSchool News

One of the biggest challenges in K-12 education is finding an effective and productive way to evaluate teacher performance. In a world where technology is rapidly reshaping the classroom, it’s natural to look to its potential, especially considering that many […]

Higher Education, News

Should Harvard Rename Med School for $1 Billion?

January 26, 2016

Via: Inside Higher Ed

Harvard University, which has lagged other colleges in selling naming rights for academic colleges, has done so twice in recent years, in return for large gifts. That has prompted debate at its medical school over whether an extremely large gift […]