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  1. Tackling the Toughest Challenges for Modern American Higher Education

    possibility to turn higher education upside down. Topics include (1) diversity--on some campuses diversity ... This course explores nine controversies in American higher education. The overarching theme is how ... become a chasm? (8) Nonacademic topics--how can universities capitalize on students' many hours ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 2015-04-30 18:08

  2. Muslim Women and Higher Education: A Culturally Informed Adult-Developmental Perspective

    education. The topic of Muslim women's higher education will serve as a case study through which ... (New course.) The higher education of women in Muslim dominated societies has been the focus of ... aspects of women's development that may result from their experience in higher education; and (3) ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 2015-04-30 18:07

  3. The History of American Higher Education

    This course examines the development of American higher education from the colonial period to the present. It aims to help students understand the origins of contemporary practices and problems in higher education. The class will explore five major topics: 1) changes in the purpose of higher education; 2) the ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 2015-04-30 18:07

  4. Higher Education and the Law

    Thirty years ago, few institutions of higher education had in-house legal staff. Now, all but the ... The course will address a variety of topics, including noteworthy legal developments that might arise ... and intellectual property issues in higher education. One of the goals for the course is to consider ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 2015-04-30 18:07

  5. The Economics of Higher Education: Access, Outcomes, and Competition

    Higher education is a vital part of American society. For families, it holds the promise of public ... contributions of families, institutions, and foundations, higher education is one of the most prominent ... will explore how price, cost, and value shape what is provided and who goes to college. Topics include ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 2015-04-30 18:03

  6. Schools and the Law: Selected Topics

    This six-week module introduces some of the most significant legal issues that arise in public elementary and secondary schools and their implications for school leaders. The course will explore evolving legal standards on a variety of issues, including s ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 2015-04-30 18:03

  7. Topics in Educational Psychology

    For those interested in learning in school settings, an understanding of educational psychology, including theories of how students learn and what motivates students to learn, is fundamental. This course offers a broad introduction to psychological theory ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 2015-04-30 18:08

  8. Crisis Leadership in Higher Education

    2/29/16 to 3/3/16 Apply Tuition: $4,200 Applications for Crisis Leadership in Higher Education are ... Leadership in Higher Education focuses on the strategic and operational issues that arise when preparing for, ... impact on institutional community, culture, and reputation. Crisis Leadership in Higher Education will ...

    erubin - 2015-05-19 13:04

  9. What People are Saying

    Harvard Institutes for Higher Education Title:  Closing the Achievement Gap: Strategies for Excellence with Equity Body:  2012 “Extraordinary. More! More!” —Stephanie Joyce, Teacher, Crocker Farm ... helped me to explore deep and important topics of leadership; experience empathy from teachers, ...

    erubin - 2014-07-17 15:07

  10. Called to Serve — Often

    topics related to faculty and administrative careers in higher education. ... energy, according to a new white paper released by the Collaborative on Academic Careers in Higher ...

    mjorgensen - 2014-12-22 17:03