In what was described as the first statewide faculty meeting, Gov. Gary Herbert spoke to public and higher education officials Wednesday about the need for greater educational attainment in Utah.
Florida universities can start making plans to spend two new pots of money lawmakers created earlier this year.
Ohio Northern University has announced a new initiative to lower the financial burdens faced by today’s students.
The open badge movement has stemmed from the independent learning and massive open online course (MOOC) frameworks of empowering and motivating learners to complete noncredit academic work, either from a distance or at a self designated pace.
U.S. adults score well below the global competition in literacy, numeracy and problem solving using technology, according to the Program for the International Assessment of Adult Competencies.
Among the obvious factors affecting the rising costs of a college education in the U.S. are declining state funding coupled with increased services. However, there are other factors that may not be so apparent.