Fifteen innovations in higher education

 Steven Mintz, executive director of the University of Texas system’s Institute for Transformational Learning, proposes the following innovations that will impact higher education:

  1. e-Advising
  2. Evidence-based pedagogy
  3. The decline of the lone-eagle teaching approach
  4. Optimized class time
  5. Easier educational transitions
  6. Fewer large lecture classes
  7. New frontiers for e-learning
  8. Personalized adaptive learning
  9. Increased competency-based and prior-learning credits
  10. Data-driven instruction
  11. Aggressive pursuit of new revenue
  12. Online and low-residency degrees at flagships
  13. More certificates and badges
  14. Free and open textbooks
  15. Public-private partnerships
Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s