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STACKABLE & MICRO-CREDENTIALS LEADING TOWARDS A DEGREE, YOUR CAREER!

One benefit of a U.S. based higher education degree, especially an undergraduate degree, is that a hiring manager knows a graduating student received a well-rounded education and likely achieved a le... Read More...

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THINKING ABOUT AN M.ED.? 5 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW

Professional development. Certification. Specialization. Greater earning potential. These are just a few of the reasons professionals decide to pursue a Master’s of Education (M.Ed.). Whether you’ve ... Read More...

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FINDING THE NICHE IN HIGHER EDUCATION

According to experts, by 2022, one-third of all degrees awarded will be master’s degrees. However, this does not mean there is enormous growth occurring in graduate programs. In fact, based on the Co... Read More...

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SCIENCE OPPORTUNITIES IN HIGHER EDUCATION

America’s economic success over the past century has hinged on global leadership in science, engineering and technology. To maintain this lead in face of dramatically expanding foreign competition, t... Read More...

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The Impact of Industry and Community College Collaborations On Economic and Workforce Development

In recent months, community colleges have experienced great notoriety due to various initiatives of the federal government such as the Workforce Investment and Opportunity Act, the Healthcare and Edu... Read More...

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Taking Gap Year Education To The Next Level

Gap years are on the forefront of many peoples’ minds these days: universities are incorporating them into their programming, students and parents are increasingly asking about them, educational coun... Read More...

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What is the Value of a Master’s Degree?

What is the value of a master’s degree? The field of economics and the business sector tell us that the value of any commodity or service is what people are willing to pay for it. In 2008 the U.S. bu... Read More...

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A PLACE AT THE HELM Options for graduate studies in higher education administration

If you’re interested in leadership roles in colleges and universities, an advanced degree in higher education administration could be the gateway to a profession with growing opportunities. Studies i... Read More...

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DO THEY STACK UP? Reviewing Face-to Face Classes in the Shadow of Online Success

Recent comprehensive data shared by the Babson Survey Research Group in their 2014 report, “Grade Change: Tracking Online Education in the United States” indicated that academic leaders from only 10 ... Read More...

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University and School District Collaborations Working Together to Meet the Needs of Teachers and Students

According to Juarez-Dappe, “Professionals in education at all levels have long argued for more contacts between secondary and post-secondary instructors as one important way to improve subject matter... Read More...

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Nationwide Reciprocity Stands to Lower Students’ Barriers to Distance Ed

State lines don’t matter much to students who take online college courses. A Florida undergrad can supplement coursework with an online class from a Texas college. A North Carolina mom can update her... Read More...

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Selecting a Graduate Program in Education

For anyone working full-time and balancing family responsibilities, the thought of returning to college for a master degree can be very daunting — even intimidating.  Read More...

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One size does not fit all Options for a doctoral degree in curriculum and instruction

A student considering a doctorate in education has many options. There are full-time, part-time, and hybrid programs being offered at many institutions. In addition to the residency requirements of a... Read More...

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Green Career Pathways

In 2007, Miles Ten Brinke and Morwenna Rowe joined a handful of other students at their high school. They were joining the PowerSave Schools program at their high school, an energy-saving effort to em... Read More...

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Onboard with online professional development for teachers

The requirements vary from state to state, but all educators are faced with the same dilemma every three to five years: obtaining the necessary continuing education credits for licensure renewal. As ... Read More...

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