January 27, 2016
Historian Jonathan Bean describes the impact of online education at his university.
February 18, 2015
American colleges and universities are searching for ways to overcome student addiction to technology and its effect on classroom instruction. Will they work?
December 16, 2014
The promises of data-mining in higher education are that we will end up with more students achieving degrees at lower cost, but the soft totalitarianism that will be required to achieve these gains is a high cost.
November 5, 2014
Faculty are becoming more hopeful about technology's ability to convey information, but are increasingly skeptical about its worth in transmitting more than just facts.
June 26, 2014
In America there are few colleges offering what may be called a “conservative” education. Richard Bishirjian urges them to expand, create urban satellites, and embrace new technology.
June 11, 2014
Should colleges allow students to use cell phones to record lectures?
May 21, 2014
George Leef argues that America actually doesn't need a huge increase in science, mathematics, engineering, and technology degrees.
January 3, 2014
The Common Core State Standards won't prepare students for careers in science, technology, engineering, and math, writes NAS board member Sandra Stotsky
September 25, 2013
John Maguire reviews two books that ponder whether the rise of "online" will mean the downfall of higher education as we now know it.
September 20, 2013
The case for poetry inside and outside the classroom.