Higher Education in 2030: Get Ready for the #HigherEd #Startup Revolution

Thomas Frey predicted that 50% of colleges would collapse by 2030. Similarly, Clayton Christiansen is quoted as saying that 50% of colleges will not exist in 15 years. Others have Continue Reading →

12 Ways to Speed Innovation in Online Learning & Competency-based Education

Michael Horn wrote a wonderful summary of his testimony before the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee about the reauthorization of the Higher Education Reauthorization Act. He focused on barriers Continue Reading →

Why the Higher Learning Commission Has the Wrong Measure for “Qualified Faculty”?

If you are a higher education institution seeking to gain or keep up regional accreditation, one of the many expectations is that you have “qualified faculty.” What do people mean Continue Reading →

10 Higher Education Trends to Watch in 2015 & Beyond

Thanks to the University of Wisconsin Madison Department of Educational Policy Studies and the Wisconsin Center for the Advancement of Postsecondary Education (WISCAPE), I enjoyed sharing a draft paper and informal comments yesterday on Continue Reading →