The Future of Higher Education

The Future of Higher Education

A White Paper on higher education launched by the UK Department for Education and Skills in 2003, which spelled out its commitment to widening participation by publishing the document, Widening Participation, which outlined how Government proposed to promote higher education by publishing the document Higher Education: Attainment, Aspiration, Application and Admissions. Part of its recommendations was the abolition of upfront tuition fees, which was not implemented.
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Minister Farry said: "Stage two of the Higher Education Big Conversation provides the people of Northern Ireland with the opportunity to have their say about the future of higher education here.
UPCEA and OLC believe the future of higher education is inexorably linked to issues facing non-traditional learners who comprise roughly 85 percent of today's student population," said Robert Hansen, Ph.
A higher education consultant and author, he was co-founder of Lumina Foundation for Education and senior policy advisor to the Spellings Commission on the Future of Higher Education.
Purdue University CIO Gerry McCartney will be predicting technology trends in "The Long Arc: The Future of Higher Education and the Central Role of IT.
Mike Beebe to the Vision 2025 Legislative Commission on the Future of Higher Education.
Regardless of criticism, there is now an important opportunity for policymakers and those within higher education - not least students - and those outside it, to shape the future of higher education in Wales.
The SCUP 2013 Southern Regional Conference aims to address the future of higher education with a focus on the way we think of and plan for the changes in higher education institutions.
The higher education track at The 2013 Texas Tribune Festival featured panel discussions about the future of higher education, the state of smaller universities in Texas, the role of governance at public schools and whether to pay student-athletes.
The final report of the Commission on the Future of Higher Education, published by the think tank IPPR today suggests the restoration of the old polytechnic name - dropped after the Further and Higher Education Act was passed in 1992 - would help raise the status of vocational qualifications for institutions which focus on them.
The Commission on the Future of Higher Education report is from the left-wing think tank and the Commission's Nigel Thrift said: "Universities have a responsibility to open up higher education to those who have traditionally been excluded.
BOSTON -- Matchbox, Inc, a company that enables college admissions offices to evaluate applications with greater efficiency on their award winning iPad platform, announced today that founder and CEO Stephen Marcus will join a panel consisting of leaders from Udemy, MyEdu, and ConnectEDU to discuss the future of higher education.
This entire sorry saga sends a clear message to the Education Minister that bully boy tactics do not work and the future of higher education should be based on collaboration and co-operation, not enforced mergers.