America’s colleges struggle to envision the future of diversity on campus

The Hechinger Report

But as admissions officers judge the means and merits of applicants for the Class of 2023, what should they look for? But the greater number of applications (also spurred by the elimination of supplemental essays and application fees, spun as “increasing access”) makes holistic review tougher.

Bill to Regulate Income-Share Agreements Moves Through the California Legislature, Again

Edsurge

The two-year pilot program would begin in the 2021-22 academic year, and the university systems would be required to report back about the pilot to the California Legislature in 2023 and 2026. Education Technology Policy & Government Higher Education Access and AffordabilityUniversity students in California could soon be able to delay paying college tuition until after they graduate and land a job.

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Good news for college applicants: Getting in is easier than they think

The Hechinger Report

The number of high school graduates peaked in 2013, the Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education reports , and is projected to remain below that level until at least 2023. This has helped thwart efforts to make college more accessible to low-income families.

5G and Edtech?

techlearning

If the price is right and various regulations and standards fall into place, it could mean a faster, more reliable platform to access online learning opportunities. The program will reach an additional five million students by 2023. First, there was sneakernet.

Older cadets at Air Force Academy are a sign of the times in higher education

The Hechinger Report

Without them, Hansen said, it’s “science fiction” that the state will meet its goal of having 70 percent of its population holding postsecondary credentials by 2023. Higher Ed News Higher education access Policy & Reform

Predictions of Print Textbooks’ Death Remain Greatly Exaggerated

Edsurge

billion by 2023. For some students who lack access to broadband and digital devices, and for some schools that can’t handle the logistics of a device for every student, print remains the most accessible way to learn.

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More Latino students are earning high school diplomas as they wrestle the stubborn equity gap. Next stop, college

The Hechinger Report

To meet the economic and educational goals of this country, we need to ensure that all students have access to higher education. Hispanic students represented 24 percent of public school enrollment in 2011, and are expected to represent 30 percent by 2023.

How a ‘New’ GI Bill Will Shape Tomorrow’s Education-to-Employment Pipeline

Edsurge

Interestingly, non-accredited providers that cannot access Title IV Federal Student Aid can already become eligible for students to use GI Bill funding, but the process is laborious and time consuming. This pilot program could cut begin to cut through that red tape and dramatically simplify access to federal funding by creating a whole new approval process. The final report will come out two years later, in 2023. First passed in 1944, the GI Bill transformed U.S.

Good analysis of higher ed trends and strategy: Jon McGee’s _Breakpoint_

Bryan Alexander

Jon McGee’s Breakpoint (2015, Johns Hopkins) offers a very solid, useful, and accessible analysis of current trends in higher education. In the book’s first half McGee does a great job of exploring transformative forces in economics, demographics, and culture.

Good analysis of higher ed trends and strategy: Jon McGee’s _Breakpoint_

Bryan Alexander

Jon McGee’s Breakpoint (2015, Johns Hopkins) offers a very solid, useful, and accessible analysis of current trends in higher education. In the book’s first half McGee does a great job of exploring transformative forces in economics, demographics, and culture.

Transitioning Edtech to the Cloud

edWeb.net

While the presenters named several reasons they chose to move to the cloud, their top reason was equitable access to edtech. First, all programs are accessible to all students and teachers. If one pathway goes down, students and teachers will still have access.

Revolution in Higher Education: chapter 4

Bryan Alexander

Continuing with our reading of Richard DeMillo’s Revolution in Higher Education: How a Small Band of Innovators Will Make College Accessible and Affordable (2015) ( publisher ; Amazon ): this week we’re discussing chapter 4, “Technology Curves.”

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Could California’s big investment in children and families be a model for the country?

The Hechinger Report

More low-income parents will receive home visits from nurses and other professionals who can help them identify developmental delays and access resources to help them be the best first teachers to their babies.

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$5.5 billion will expand care for thousands of kids in California, but it may not be enough

The Hechinger Report

More low-income parents will receive home visits from nurses and other professionals who can help them identify developmental delays and access resources to help them be the best first teachers to their babies.

The 100 Worst Ed-Tech Debacles of the Decade

Hack Education

The real digital divide, this article contends, is not that affluent children have access to better and faster technologies. (Um, There are, of course, vast inequalities in access to technology — in school and at home and otherwise — and in how these technologies get used.

Why teacher-authors don’t give everything away free (& neither should you)

The Cornerstone for Teachers

At that rate, the club materials might have gotten finished by 2023, if ever, and the quality and support would be lacking because I highly doubt I could convince a team of other people to help me for free. The buyer owns a single user LICENSE to access the resource for personal use. .

Universities and colleges struggle to stem big drops in enrollment

The Hechinger Report

There’s no upswing likely until 2023, and even then the recovery will be slow, projects the Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education. Higher Ed News Higher education access Higher education affordability Higher education completion SolutionsThere are 2.4