Awards, laws, conferences
Blog Home All Blogs

Academia now: Jan. 9-16

Posted By David Evans, Saturday, January 12, 2019
Updated: 6 hours ago

The profession

Publications entering public domain

https://blogs.loc.gov/teachers/2019/01/published-works-enter-the-public-domain-in-the-united-states-for-first-time-in-twenty-years/?loclr=eatlcb

Full, free item, links: Library of congress

Have MOOC's failed?

https://www.edsurge.com/news/2019-01-10-article-in-journal-science-argues-mooc-participation-is-declining-as-providers-pivot?utm_source=EdSurgeNext&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=01-11-2019&mkt_tok=eyJpIjoiTTJaa05UVXdNelEwTVdObSIsInQiOiJ0bEVrRHJtZFUxdXBtZnRMY0ZxUnFRMzh3RUxWbWxiXC8zRnVuakR0cHpJWEpXdlBDRENHTFVvZ1pudnY1Q3VsM2oyd21TY05kT21LclhrS3NtTldCSjFoWEw0TTg2OU15RHBSMW5INXhjODA0RG9Fek9lUEhWcFFlMnh0MGM2clgifQ%3D%3D

Complete, free report: Ed surge

   Puerto Rico University's accreditation https://www.insidehighered.com/quicktakes/2019/01/11/all-11-u-puerto-rico-institutions-placed-show-cause?utm_source=Inside+Higher+Ed&utm_campaign=4dcc20119f-DNU_2019_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_1fcbc04421-4dcc20119f-199141673&mc_cid=4dcc20119f&mc_eid=23de6ef3ce

Full, free essay: Inside hi. ed.

Students

Less test anxiety, better test scores

https://www.sciencenews.org/article/easing-test-anxiety-boosts-low-income-students-biology-grades?utm_source=email&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=latest-newsletter-v2

Complete, free report, links, refs.: Sci. news

Showing students that you care

https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2019/01/14/can-light-touch-targeted-feedback-students-improve-their-perceptions-and-performance?utm_source=Inside+Higher+Ed&utm_campaign=b3d4553c60-DNU_2019_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_1fcbc04421-b3d4553c60-199141673&mc_cid=b3d4553c60&mc_eid=23de6ef3ce

Full, free story: Inside hi. ed.

This post has not been tagged.

PermalinkComments (0)
 

News we can use: Jan. 2-9

Posted By David Evans, Thursday, January 3, 2019
PermalinkComments (0)
 

Scholars: Dec. 26-Jan. 2

Posted By David Evans, Thursday, December 27, 2018
PermalinkComments (0)
 

At school: Dec. 19-26

Posted By David Evans, Thursday, December 20, 2018

Thanks to web detective Pat Bowne

Growing in the profession

Professional development for adjuncts

https://www.chronicle.com/article/Colleges-Step-Up-Professional/245328?key=1brOtA2hhki0d3uawry_7jXTuY8pKF-HP2HiSJyb5os85Lml24vC2rDxUtTd_0mSVTZvTm1HRDVNb05kaVowTzhoaUI1MVBGM0ZKOEdjcGhPS2d4dUlYWmp2OA&fbclid=IwAR3QNPCAqBk2X3mr0i2iFf0hzflLogfhs9kX9eWYIbHgPAIzJLMgzWpbKC8

Complete, free report: Chron. hi. ed.

Enabling team work in science

https://www.aibs.org/events/team_science_event.html?utm_source=AIBS+Master+List&utm_campaign=bc7b08fc28-PPR_December10_2018_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_def270e561-bc7b08fc28-171123534

Workshop: Jan 14-15 in NYC from AIBS

Learning from failure

https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-018-07794-z?utm_source=Nature+Briefing&utm_campaign=c341ef2256-briefing-wk-20181221&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_c9dfd39373-c341ef2256-43278877

Complete, free report: Nature

Academia

US Dept. Ed.'s white paper on accreditation

https://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/media/White%20Paper%20on%20Rethinking%20Higher%20Education%2012.19.18.pdf?utm_source=EdSurgeNext&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=12-21-18&mkt_tok=eyJpIjoiTUdVM00yRmlNelkwWVRRMyIsInQiOiJneERGd0FxTkhUVTRRUGpZeE1EXC9WaUlVVFRLazdrenRVZTBwRjVubHNmdWd2YlwvN09CV09BVUhZbXc4MURZb2NpVWg5S1NvZHloeG42ZUc5bmRPODhLM0lMaEwxcmJzUnZnQ1Blc1VqbmhPVWZNajJQN0FlWXJmNWZwM2FvRjllIn0%3D

Complete, free item, refs.: Inside hi. ed.

College completion rate rises

https://www.insidehighered.com/quicktakes/2018/12/20/national-college-completion-rate-continues-rise?utm_source=Inside+Higher+Ed&utm_campaign=baa1b63c39-DNU_WO20181217_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_1fcbc04421-baa1b63c39-199141673&mc_cid=baa1b63c39&mc_eid=23de6ef3ce

Short, free report: Inside hi. ed.

Check out the Federal register

https://www.aibs.org/federal-register-resource/index.html?utm_source=AIBS+Master+List&utm_campaign=bc7b08fc28-PPR_December10_2018_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_def270e561-bc7b08fc28-171123534

Attend a hearing, join a committee, be a part of the solution!

This post has not been tagged.

PermalinkComments (0)
 

Academia now: Dec. 12-19

Posted By David Evans, Monday, December 17, 2018
PermalinkComments (0)
 

Teaching and learning: Dec. 5-12

Posted By David Evans, Thursday, December 6, 2018
PermalinkComments (0)
 

Scholars of all kinds: Nov. 28-Dec. 5

Posted By David Evans, Saturday, December 1, 2018

Thanks to web detective Jenny McFarland

In the classroom

Learning styles: not reliable

https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/feduc.2018.00105/full

Full, free article, links: Front. ed.

What is "Fair use" in the classroom?

https://www.edsurge.com/news/2018-10-24-can-you-show-netflix-in-class-copyright-for-teachers-made-simple?utm_source=EdSurgeEdsChoice&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=12-04-2018&mkt_tok=eyJpIjoiTkRrM1pHTTNZemxsTURBeSIsInQiOiJaWWt4dTlrVTc0TUg4cTFBNmtneGxGUVpPVGNXb3FMSG11RG5XWW0yeUZ0ODZYTE1KNWNPSk91ODNBbDFRb2c1WXd2MnpjUzNzUldWT2xhcmREbkF3MlpvZTJFSVdsMjVCZGVaaUNlU3VlT1VITWNuN2ZOMWVZQWVsNDVENEtlRCJ9

Full, free essay, link: Ed. surge

Physiology learning research

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdbST9G-jukhhYdQ19m-Zd-tE1pZE2U5YdsOSiVTcltUEOkxQ/viewform

Start here, get your students to help!

High impact practices: exhausting

https://www.chronicle.com/article/Does-High-Impact-/245159?cid=trend_au&elqTrackId=bb8e456d712a47499dae0cb541f6995b&elq=ee82997a64a342049f016a8d11f5b2ca&elqaid=21572&elqat=1&elqCampaignId=10357

Full, free story: Chron. hi. ed.

US government

Workforce development in STEM fields

https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2018/12/trump-emphasizes-workforce-training-new-vision-stem-education?utm_campaign=news_daily_2018-12-04&et_rid=51728656&et_cid=2528166

Full, free essay, link: Science

Learning support: not from US Ed. Dept.

https://marketbrief.edweek.org/marketplace-k-12/feds-end-support-for-the-learning-registry-k-12-information-portal/?cmp=eml-enl-cm-news3&M=58685473&U=2700796&UUID=a7a56556a5f95ef302b3f178961a3387

Complete, free report, links: Ed. week

This post has not been tagged.

PermalinkComments (0)
 

Academia, here I come: Nov. 21-28

Posted By David Evans, Friday, November 23, 2018
PermalinkComments (0)
 

Academia now: Nov. 14-21

Posted By David Evans, Monday, November 19, 2018
PermalinkComments (0)
 

Teaching: Nov. 7-14

Posted By David Evans, Thursday, November 8, 2018
Updated: Tuesday, November 13, 2018

This post has not been tagged.

PermalinkComments (0)
 
Page 1 of 22
1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5  |  6  >   >>   >|