Wednesday, March 26, 2014

2014 Horizons Report on Education

Horizon Report 2014 Higher Education

This report details new trends, emerging technologies, and challenges for the higher education environment. This might provide a framework for the annual meeting workshop titled Trends and Challenges in Business Education.

All are welcome to discuss.

Tuesday, June 4, 2013

More about MOOCs...




We received the following blog link from Allison:
http://www.onlinecollegecourses.com/minds-behind-moocs

Lately we have read the examples of professors who have integrated MOOC content into their courses and built their own content around them--two for the price of one.


 

Monday, March 4, 2013

Employers Look for Internships on Resumes

A College Degree Sorts Job Applicants, but Employers Wish It Meant More


Check out this article that posted in The Chronicle of Higher Education 3/4/2013 by Karin Fischer.

Required internships embedded in degree programs are making a difference for graduates as they search for jobs.

(Internships also provide excellent opportunities to gather both direct and indirect outcomes assessment data.)

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

An Informal Q&A--Dennis and Margareta


MBAOnline interviewed Dennis Gash and Margareta Smith Knopik earlier this year.  In this informal Q&A, the benefits of specialized business education are explained and the philosophical underpinnings that inform all processes of IACBE are discussed.

http://www.mba-online-program.com/mba-spotlight-iacbe-business-program-accreditation-organization

Our thanks to Mr. Clifford Blodgett for his work on this video-taped interview.


Wednesday, January 23, 2013

Student Work

Interesting article this morning in the Chronicle of Higher Education:  Put Student Work at the Center

In making his case for competency rather than memorization, Dan Berrett makes important points regarding use of language and what colleges are trying to assess.