E-Portfolios: Competency Marketplaces For Colleges I have three young boys. Zev, age 4, is the youngest, and he's constantly straining to be heard above the din. If survival of the fittest is playing out... Read more

You Say You Want a Revolution? "Just-In-Time!" The trope of overlooking the hero based on appearances goes back as long as stories have been told. In the Bible, King David, the youngest and least... Read more

College Completion: Just Add Structure I met my wife the first day of college. According to our wedding announcement in the New York Times, she remembered "going to her first class... without... Read more



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White House Summit on Short-Term Training Programs The White House is hosting a meeting today on the growing boot camp and coding academy space, which offers short-term training programs to... Read more

As Tech Booms, Workers Turn to Coding for Career Change After Paul Minton graduated from college, he worked as a waiter, but always felt he should do more. So Mr. Minton, a 26-year-old math major, took... Read more

Here's a $5M Seed Fund to Support Higher-Ed Innovations... Believe it or not, there are innovations in higher education beyond the headline-grabbing MOOCs that have soaked up so many investment dollars in... Read more