Final report of the National Commission on Financing 21st Century Higher Education released [download full report (PDF) ] [download Executive…
This post provides a contemporary context by leading with Japan’s new Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s efforts to strengthen the economic outlook through long term higher education initiative. It ends with a perspective from India commenting on Japans strategic position in higher education in Asia.
My daughter’s new book is available on Amazon.com in print or on Kindle.
The continuing courageous saga of Merging Public Colleges in Georgia.
To forge strategies for the future – for the education of the future; for meeting Minnesota’s future workforce needs; and for working together as a system of colleges and universities – three workgroups are being formed and charged with recommending the broad strategic directions that MnSCU should take over the next five to ten years.
OECD released their annual data report September 9, 2014. It is the leading international compendium of comparable national statistics measuring the state of education worldwide.
The British public do not see international students as “immigrants” and are opposed to reducing the number coming here, even if this would make it harder to reduce immigration numbers
IU cognitive scientists identify new mechanism at heart of early childhood learning and social behavior
Children learn a great deal about the world from their own exploration, but they also rely on what adults tell them. Studies have shown that children can figure out when someone is lying to them, but cognitive scientists from MIT recently tackled a subtler question: Can children tell when adults are telling them the truth, but not the whole truth?
Neuroscientists find that trying harder makes it more difficult to learn some aspects of language.