Why a double-major might beat you out of a job

Two college majors are better than one. That is the conclusion that researchers are beginning to reach. Prior research has already shown that students who double-major can earn more than peers who majored in only one field. New research we conducted recently shows that double-majors fare better in another way as well: They are more […]

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Five Perspectives for Leadership Success

Here’s how principals, coaches, and other leaders can sustain the vitality they bring to the job. New school leaders typically start out full of enthusiasm. They’re going to make a difference by bringing about changes that benefit students. They’ll support teacher growth while creating an environment of collegiality and success. They’ll lead by sharing helpful […]

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What’s Really Driving High Tuition In Online College Programs

Most online college programs cost the same as on-campus alternatives. Some even cost more. There‚Äôs evidence that pricey online tuitions may be driven by hidden, expensive costs in designing, delivering and marketing those programs. Still, online programs at some schools are generating profit. A plurality (45%) of schools surveyed in The Changing Landscape of Online […]

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Personalized Learning Wants To Get Very Personal

Personalized learning is the hot new idea in education reform, but some versions could get a little too personal. While personalized learning is a broad and ill-defined field these days, many folks want to harness computer power to match students up with perfectly suited educational materials. This involves some sort of algorithm that collects and […]

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How Do I Save For Education

The cost of education has risen steadily over the past 20 years. This would include post-secondary education, but also private school and alternative schools. Since the workforce has become so competitive, more education has constantly been touted as the solution to assuring a good paying job. It is a moving target because the world of […]

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Higher Education as Service Trade Exporter In South Africa

Whilst it is recognized that South Africa is still in a process of transition regarding higher education to address the imbalances of the past, it should also be emphasized that Institutions of Higher Education in large are still underplaying the importance of higher education as commercialized commodity in the global world. This resulted in a […]

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Grants for women education-Options Are In Plenty!

The truth is that women have come a long way; however, with respect to higher education and the corporate world, they are largely under-represented. And the fact is that fewer men than women actual receive their undergraduate degrees. Well, this equation becomes even more skewed when the women in question are minorities. There are numerous […]

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How To Find out Valuable Minority education grants

For many minority students completing their education has become little easier with the inception of minority education grants. Good news is that there are a plethora of options available that provide the necessary and proper amount of monetary funding required to these students. Tuition is rapidly increasing in cost by the minute for schools across […]

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Higher Education and Society

Institutions of education, and the system of which they are a part, face a host of unprecedented challenges from forces in society that affect and are influenced by these very institutions and their communities of learners and educators. Among these forces are sweeping demographic changes, shrinking provincial budgets, revolutionary advances in information and telecommunication technologies, […]

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History of Educational Technology

There is no written evidence which can tell us exactly who has coined the phrase educational technology. Different educationists, scientists and philosophers at different time intervals have put forwarded different definitions of Educational Technology. Educational technology is a multifaceted and integrated process involving people, procedure, ideas, devices, and organization, where technology from different fields of […]

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