Higher education faces the future

a symposium on college and university education in the United States of America by Schilpp, Paul Arthur

Publisher: H. Liveright in New York

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Paul Arthur Schilpp.
LC ClassificationsLA226 .S35
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 19-408 p.
Number of Pages408
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6751697M
LC Control Number30033273

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Leaders in both the non-profit and for-profit educational fields brought different perspectives but agreed on one thing: Centuries of stagnation in higher education are coming to an end. “I’ve been in higher ed for 40 years,” said the event’s moderator, Guy Smith, an instructor and chairman of the bachelor’s of arts program at Antioch Author: Tony Biasotti.   Higher education is in the news for many reasons: costs, graduation rates, student debt, athletic scandals, and free speech controversies as well as dysfunctional boards and spendthrift presidents. These are troubling issues, to be sure, but most . This research investigates learning challenges faced by students in Higher Education. The population of the study consisted of undergraduates, postgraduates and instructors in a School of Education in a selected university in the United States of by:

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A powerful look at the risks inherent in the trend toward making higher education a market rather than a regulated public sector, The Future of Higher Education reveals the findings of an extensive four-year investigation into the major forces that are transforming our American system of higher education.

The book explores the challenges of intensified competition among institutions Cited by:   New book says most colleges -- and the vast majority of nonelite institutions -- are about to face severe shortage of potential students.

Yes, everyone in admissions knows that certain groups of students -- those who graduate from good high schools and have parents able to pay a significant share or all of their tuition and other college. Get this from a library.

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Higher education has in the past demonstrated its crucial role in introducing change and progress in society and is today considered a key agent in educating new generations to build the future, but this does not exempt it from becoming the object of an internal reformulation.

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September marked the tenth anniversary of the release of A Test of Leadership: Charting the Future of US Higher Education, the report of the Secretary of Education’s Commission on the Future of Higher Education, also known as the Spellings Commission. Blue ribbon panels rarely say much that is new or stimulate much sustained attention, but the Spellings report seemed to strike a chord and.

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Professor Driscoll's views sum up what many in higher education are saying. It is certain that the future of Hefce will be a subject for debate at this week's annual conference.

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