NotesFAQContact Us
Collection
Advanced
Search Tips
Publication Date
In 20197
Since 201815
Since 2015 (last 5 years)37
Since 2010 (last 10 years)71
Since 2000 (last 20 years)95
What Works Clearinghouse Rating
Showing 1 to 15 of 95 results Save | Export
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Johnson, David – Change: The Magazine of Higher Learning, 2019
There is a growing and inexplicable trend among professors to voluntarily fade into the online pedagogical background and allow someone--or something--to do the teaching for them. The professoriate should be concerned about three kinds of online courses that require minimal preparation: YouTube courses, PowerPoint courses, and publisher courses.…
Descriptors: Educational Change, Online Courses, Video Technology, Computer Software
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Pasquerella, Lynn; McNair, Tia Brown; Saffold, Jacinta R. – Change: The Magazine of Higher Learning, 2019
As institutions of higher education across the nation strive to prepare the next generation of student leaders, Dr. King's words echo in our ears: "We are now faced with the fact that tomorrow is today. We are confronted with the fierce urgency of now. In this unfolding conundrum of life and history, there 'is' such a thing as being too…
Descriptors: Civil Rights, Racial Attitudes, Racial Relations, Race
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Prescott, Brian T. – Change: The Magazine of Higher Learning, 2019
This edition of "Playing the Numbers" reports on recent trends in a few key measures related to postsecondary education. Among the trends examined will be key issues of educational attainment, participation, and finance and affordability. Moreover, given the critical role of the states in the delivery of postsecondary education, it will…
Descriptors: Educational Trends, Higher Education, Educational Attainment, Achievement Gap
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Gray, Gregory C.; Borkenhagen, Laura K.; Sung, Nancy S.; Tang, Shenglan – Change: The Magazine of Higher Learning, 2019
China now tops the list of countries with the largest annual number of scientific publications. At the same time, China also leads the list of countries with the highest proportion of scientific publication retractions. The rise in this academic misconduct in China has given Chinese researchers a bad reputation and likely led to lower manuscript…
Descriptors: Plagiarism, Universities, Foreign Countries, Cheating
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Zhong, Zhou; Liu, Lu; Coates, Hamish; Kuh, George – Change: The Magazine of Higher Learning, 2019
Staying abreast of developments in Chinese higher education is challenging. In addition to geopolitical circumstances, language, history, and culture can make it difficult for U.S. university leaders and policy makers to establish deep, meaningful relationships with Chinese colleagues. In addition, China is a huge country, with nuanced regional…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Cultural Differences, Educational Innovation
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Holtzman, Mellisa – Change: The Magazine of Higher Learning, 2019
Risk reduction is traditionally understood as any programming that teaches potential victims how to protect themselves from an assault. In short, risk reduction educates potential victims and suggests they modify their behaviors in order to increase their own safety. But that programming focus is precisely why risk reduction is largely absent from…
Descriptors: Rape, Crime, Sexual Abuse, Prevention
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Katsinas, Steven; Bray, Nathaniel; Hagedorn, Linda; Dotherow, Skip; Malley, Mike – Change: The Magazine of Higher Learning, 2019
In recent years, transfer and articulation has become a hot topic within the higher education research and policy literature. This is evidenced by the myriad of terms whose roots trace to the broader issue of transfer and articulation. Common course numbering across public 2- and 4-year sectors, guaranteed acceptance of the associate's degree by…
Descriptors: Higher Education, Transfer Policy, Articulation (Education), College Transfer Students
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Hutchings, Pat; Jankowski, Natasha A.; Baker, Gianina – Change: The Magazine of Higher Learning, 2018
Designing the tasks that students are required to complete in their courses has always been an essential part of what faculty do as teachers, and many faculty members work hard to shape and reshape those tasks in ways that bring out the best in students. But such work has mostly been done behind the scenes. A growing number of programs, campuses,…
Descriptors: Assignments, Instructional Design, Academic Achievement, College Faculty
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Thomas, Nancy; Brower, Margaret – Change: The Magazine of Higher Learning, 2018
Commitment to democracy and democratic norms is declining to the point where many Americans question the current political system as a form of democratic governance. Americans are deeply divided along lines of social identity, political preferences, and lived experiences (Pew Research Center, 2017a). The rhetoric and divisiveness of the 2016…
Descriptors: Democratic Values, College Environment, College Students, Voting
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Kibler, M. Alison – Change: The Magazine of Higher Learning, 2018
M. Alison Kibler is Professor of American Studies and Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies at Franklin and Marshall College. She has taught "Rights and Representations", a seminar for first year students, focusing on the tension between free speech and equality in American law and politics, for fifteen years. In this article, Kibler…
Descriptors: College Students, Student Rights, First Year Seminars, Freedom of Speech
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Turner, Sarah – Change: The Magazine of Higher Learning, 2018
Substantial investments by states dramatically increased the scale and scope of public colleges and universities beginning in the early 20th century and provided subsidized post-secondary opportunities across institutions ranging from community colleges to research universities. Nearly 50 years ago, economists Lee Hansen and Burton Weisbrod opened…
Descriptors: Higher Education, Tuition, Paying for College, Public Colleges
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Dungy, Gwendolyn Jordan – Change: The Magazine of Higher Learning, 2018
In reflecting on student affairs as an organizational entity within higher education, the author is keenly aware of the impact of the environmental context on the strategic directions and responsibilities of professionals who do student affairs work. In this article, the author offers observations on how the environment has, over time, had an…
Descriptors: Student Personnel Services, Higher Education, College Students, Barriers
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Kuh, George – Change: The Magazine of Higher Learning, 2018
This article traces the evolution of holistic student development as the centerpiece of the college experience in the 1960s to its current all-too-often overlooked function in postsecondary education, and it explains why students, employers, and the democracy all benefit from educating the whole person. Holistic student development encompasses…
Descriptors: Holistic Approach, Student Development, College Students, Job Skills
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Levine, Arthur – Change: The Magazine of Higher Learning, 2018
The United States is undergoing a transformation from a national, analog, industrial economy to a global, digital, information economy. The result is profound, accelerating, and unremitting change--demographic, economic, technological and global--which is disrupting the lives of many Americans. The result is that Americans will need upskilling and…
Descriptors: Educational Change, Higher Education, College Students, Knowledge Economy
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Lo, Marc A.; Ittner, Timothy; Wright, Mary C. – Change: The Magazine of Higher Learning, 2018
While dropping classes is an almost ubiquitous practice on campuses, it is far less studied than course selection or overall retention. This lack of research is striking given that the practice has implications for the evaluation of teaching, efficient use of institutional resources, time to degree, and educational inclusion. The authors present…
Descriptors: College Students, Academic Persistence, Withdrawal (Education), Private Colleges
Previous Page | Next Page »
Pages: 1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5  |  6  |  7