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Workplace Moneyball -- Your Best Players Aren't Who You Think They Should Be

Julian L. Alssid | Posted 10.31.2014 | Business
Julian L. Alssid

What I am saying is it is time to bring the same level of focused attention to these adults as we do to our traditional coming-of-age students.

Are You Ready for Online Learning?

Dr. Arthur F. Kirk, Jr. | Posted 09.30.2014 | College
Dr. Arthur F. Kirk, Jr.

Prospective online students often ask us is "How do I know if I'm ready for an online course?" For adult students who may be juggling full-time jobs, families or other obligations the answer almost always involves time commitment.

Back to School is Not Just for Kids

Caroline Dowd-Higgins | Posted 11.02.2014 | Women
Caroline Dowd-Higgins

Professional development is essential for all those serious about advancing their career in a competitive marketplace. Whether you are looking to grow internally where you are, or externally in a new organization, your professional growth is your sole responsibility.

One Group Faces Challenges Over Online Degrees

us news | Devon Haynie | Posted 05.27.2014 | College

The following article comes to us courtesy of U.S. News & World Report, where it was originally published. The lure of earning an online degree fr...

Is Online Education Replacing the Classroom Learning Experience?

VisualNews.com | Posted 09.07.2013 | Technology
VisualNews.com

There was a time when higher education was synonymous with huge amounts of debt and living in poverty, but the advent of online education programs has caused us to rethink our approach towards education.

University Of Phoenix Graduates Most Minority Students, Report Says

Posted 10.25.2012 | Black Voices

You've seen the commericals -- a young boy plays dress up in an oversized cap and gown and then transforms into a grown man in a business suit. "I am ...

New Democratic Senate Bill: No Aid For 'Worthless' Degrees

| Joanne Jacobs | Posted 08.13.2012 | Education

This piece comes to us courtesy of The Hechinger Report's Community College Spotlight blog. Sen. Tom Harkin’s Protecting Students from Worthless ...

15 Schools Awarding The Most Online Education Degrees

Posted 08.08.2012 | Education

Four of the country’s largest education schools operate mostly online, according to a USA Today analysis of newly released Department of Education d...

The Revolution: Top Ten Disruptors of Education

Jack Hidary | Posted 07.06.2012 | Education
Jack Hidary

New online learning models are bursting from startups and top universities, bridging the educational divide.

Tom Samph | Posted 06.25.2012 | College
Tom Samph

It is not hard to understand why adult learners are the fastest growing segment of college students. Today's competitive job market, along with significant advances in technology, requires people to continually build upon their existing skills while also developing new ones.

Whither the University

Dan Rockmore | Posted 06.17.2012 | Science
Dan Rockmore

Organizations that are nimble and willing to transform, overcoming ancient habit and risk-aversion, are likely to emerge as the new centers of intellectual excellence in the 21st century.

For-Profit Colleges Charging More While Doing Less For Poorest

Bloomberg | John Lauerman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

s state budget cuts lock students out of community-college classrooms or force them to stand in class, for-profit colleges are attracting hundreds of ...

Berkeley Dean Pushes For Controversial Online-Degree Program

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Should top-tier schools offer degrees online? University of California-Berkeley dean Christopher Edley thinks so, the San Francisco Chronicle reports....