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A Looming Challenge for OER?

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Awareness and adoption of open educational resources continue to grow, a new report suggests. But the movement could be overshadowed by publisher initiatives like inclusive access.

Colleges Move Online Amid Virus Fears

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Several West Coast universities have moved instruction to remote learning. Faculty are now left to figure out what that means for students.

Even ‘Valid’ Student Evaluations Are ‘Unfair’

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New study says student evaluations of teaching are still deeply flawed measures of teaching effectiveness, even when we assume they are unbiased and reliable.

Coronavirus Forces Universities Online

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Compelled to close their campuses to limit the spread of coronavirus, U.S. universities with Chinese branches move at lightning speed to take teaching online.

The Pulse: Bryan Alexander and ‘Academia Next’

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Podcast features discussion with Bryan Alexander about his book Academia Next.

Gender Gap in Grade-Change Requests

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New research finds male college students are more likely to ask for grade changes.

A Legal Challenge for Inclusive Access

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Big textbook publishers and retailers are accused of squashing competition from independent college bookstores.

A New Player in the College Completion Market

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MOOC platform Coursera is teaming up with the University of North Texas to offer an online bachelor’s degree aimed at working adults with some college credit.

The Dark, Challenging and Fun Future

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Bryan Alexander's new book, Academia Next, attempts to predict the future of higher education. We asked him a few questions about what's in store.

Crunch Time for Calbright

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California's new online-only community college grabbed headlines again with its CEO's departure. While some see the college as a doomed venture, others say it's too soon to pass judgment.

Going Online With a Learning Disability

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Landmark College, the first institution for students with learning disabilities, is growing online courses. Here's how they're different.

2019 Was a Pivotal Year for the Degree

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The traditional university credential faces growing competition and criticism, but postsecondary institutions around the world are responding with new designs and delivery models, Jeff Maggioncalda writes.