future of higher education

September 18, 2015
future of higher education

A Storm is Brewing Around the Grand Brick and Mortar Structure of the Traditional University (….and it is getting stronger all the time)

For centuries, institutions of higher learning have stood frozen in time as the world around them changed. The traditional model of attending lectures, and taking exams has pretty much been the same since time immemorial. But all that is changing. There is no denying it. Online learning is impacting the future of higher education. The cracks are appearing in the bricks, and the windows are being blown wide open by the ferocity of today’s “storms.” Universities are grappling with their future as viable institutions. The (proverbial) storms I’m referring to come in two forms. A Funding Crisis Institutions’ costs are […]