Archive for September 2nd, 2013
Training dollars must hit the target
By Jim Barron | 2nd September, 2013 | Analysis, Finance, Front page posts, News, Top Stories, VET |
The days of copious government funding for VET programs are over, so spending wisely is critical. By Jim Barron Here we are in the latter throes of the election campaign and every stakeholder group is shouting its loudest to be More..
Researchers under the microscope
By Cassandra Di Bello | 2nd September, 2013 | Finance, Front page posts, News, Research, Top Stories |
Projects face greater scrutiny all around as competition for dollars increases. By Louis White The much publicised drama over Queensland University of Technology scientists who received more than $1 million to produce a now-discredited research paper is one of 52 More..
Tactics shift with the times
By Neil Shewan | 2nd September, 2013 | Front page posts, News, Technology |
Higher education is changing more rapidly than ever and marketing needs to adjust just as quickly. By Neil Shewan Over this decade there will be more change in university brands than in any other we have seen. My son – More..
Good reform comes in small packages
By John Hart | 2nd September, 2013 | Analysis, Front page posts, News, VET |
The growth of the training package model is unsustainable under today’s system. Change is necessary – and it needs to be smarter, rather than bigger. By John Hart From training entitlements to transparency measures, the current pace and scale of More..
MOOCs and the corporate world
By Professor James Guthrie | 2nd September, 2013 | Front page posts, News, Teaching, Technology |
Internet-based learning is here to stay; traditional educators in the realm of business need to adjust. By James Guthrie Technological advances and the rise of online education models, in particular massive open online courses (MOOCs), are changing the higher education landscape. More..
Voices from around the world
By Helen Zimmerman And Phil Honeywood | 2nd September, 2013 | Front page posts, International, News |
CISA members take the stage at annual conference to let international educators know what’s on their minds. By Helen Zimmerman and Phil Honeywood As international education professionals, our careers are very much based on fulfilling the dreams and aspirations of More..