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Improving higher education

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by Ronald Barnett

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Published by Society for Research into Higher Education, Open University Press in Buckingham [England], Bristol, PA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education, Higher -- Aims and objectives.,
  • Education, Higher -- Evaluation.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [224]-233) and index.

    StatementRonald Barnett.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB2324 .B37 1992
    The Physical Object
    Pagination240 p. :
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1561674M
    ISBN 100335099858, 033509984X
    LC Control Number91043035

    The simplest way to reduce higher education’s cost is to accelerate time to completion. Ways to do that include: Instilling a “finish in 4” mindset. Incentivizing 30 credit hours a year (for example, by making classes over a certain number free). ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "A project funded by The Leverhulme Trust"--Cover. Description: 48 pages ; 30 cm: Responsibility.

      Author Richard Vedder discussed his proposals to improve higher education in the United States. Report Video Issue Go to Live Event Javascript . Improving healthcare education together. Discover teaching methods proven to lead to higher student engagement and a more seamless education experience. See all expertise. See how schools across the country have used Elsevier products and solutions to improve program outcomes, raise pass rates, overcome challenges, and so much.

    This should be considered a good development in the Kingdom’s higher education. Books; Opinion. prepare them for university education. Improving the quality of basic education will. Turning his rigorous standards of inquiry to the very hard science of improving instruction, Weiman has been a leader in applying the best research to the reform of science education, and this book is a must-read for teachers, students, and college leaders striving for improvement.”—Michael Feuer, President, National Academy of Education.


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