I have recently been enamored with the art of golfing. It all grew out of a friendship, the kind of connection that opens up something new in us.
We were just able to pull high level metrics such as increased interest in STEM, overall reach, contact hours etc. They are a step forward, but there is so much more data that we can gather to draw a more nuanced picture that will be helpful for the field.
While most mentoring organizations share these learning environment characteristics, we have profiled at least one for each to provide an example of how this framework is being currently practiced in the field.
No hurricanes are in sight in January. But the Big Easy is now well-fortified for when Katrina's relatives strike.
Several years ago a broker at Vision told me they abandoned that controversial IB management fee structure and had been working on restoring their reputation, which he acknowledged was not the best.
Only 42 percent of the U.S. population between 25 and 64 years of age hold an associate degree or higher. It is crucial to find more ways to help the millions of adults who lack a degree.
One of the hot topics regarding MOOCs and other forms of online learning (massive or small, free or otherwise) is whether or not taking such courses should count for actual high school or college credit.