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The Radio Shack Phenomenon and the Future of Private Independent Higher Education

Dr. William J. Carroll | Posted 05.08.2015 | College
Dr. William J. Carroll

What might the future of higher education look like? This new world of higher education will have fewer institutions serving larger numbers of students. The focus, however, will not be on the institutions themselves but what happens (or does not happen) in the classroom.

Higher Education Reform in Motion

Ed Crego, George Muñoz and Frank Islam | Posted 10.27.2012 | College
Ed Crego, George Muñoz and Frank Islam

The attention being paid and the dialogue and discourse in all of these areas -- even if some is in the early stages -- are signs that reform is in motion and the higher educational system is "unfreezing."

It's Time For Customer-Centered Reform of Higher Education: Part 2

Ed Crego, George Muñoz and Frank Islam | Posted 10.15.2012 | College
Ed Crego, George Muñoz and Frank Islam

The bad news is that the journey to creating a customer-centered higher educational system will be a long and difficult one. The good news is that leaders within the higher education community have begun taking steps on that journey.

It's Time To Go Back To School On Higher Ed Reform

Ben Wildavsky | Posted 09.04.2012 | College
Ben Wildavsky

To deliver effective new alternatives to traditional practices and models, education leaders and policy makers must embrace a truly entrepreneurial approach to postsecondary education.

The Danger of the "Practical" University

Daniel Luzer | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Daniel Luzer

Imagine what would have happened if governors in 1980 "worked to ensure that students have the skills employers of 2010 would need." How would they know?