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The Resource We're losing our minds : rethinking American higher education, Richard Keeling and Richard H. Hersh

We're losing our minds : rethinking American higher education, Richard Keeling and Richard H. Hersh

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We're losing our minds : rethinking American higher education
Title
We're losing our minds
Title remainder
rethinking American higher education
Statement of responsibility
Richard Keeling and Richard H. Hersh
Title variation
We are losing our minds
Title variation remainder
rethinking American higher education
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"America is being held back by the quality and quantity of learning in college. This is a true educational emergency! Many college graduates cannot think critically, write effectively, solve problems, understand complex issues, or meet employers' expectations. We are losing our minds--and endangering our social, economic, and scientific leadership. Critics say higher education costs too much and should be more efficient but the real problem is value, not cost--financial "solutions" alone won't work. In this book, Hersh and Keeling argue that the only solution--making learning the highest priority in college--demands fundamental change throughout higher education"--
Summary
"America is being held back by the quality and quantity of learning in college. This is a true educational emergency! Many college graduates cannot think critically, write effectively, solve problems, understand complex issues, or meet employers' expectations. We are losing our minds--and endangering our social, economic, and scientific leadership. Critics say higher education costs too much and should be more efficient but the real problem is value, not cost--financial "solutions" alone won't work. In this book, Hersh and Keeling argue that the only solution--making learning the highest priority in college--demands fundamental change throughout higher education"--Provided by publisher
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10075802
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DLC
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Keeling, Richard P
Dewey number
378.73
Index
index present
LC call number
LA227.4
LC item number
.K435 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hersh, Richard H.
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True
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  • Education, Higher
  • Educational change
  • Education and state
  • EDUCATION / General
  • EDUCATION / Higher
  • EDUCATION / Educational Policy & Reform / General
Target audience
adult
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rethinking American higher education
Label
We're losing our minds : rethinking American higher education, Richard Keeling and Richard H. Hersh
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Publication
Note
Copyright date: 2012
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Machine generated contents note: -- Higher Education Without Higher Learning * Judging College Quality * The Developmental Basis of Higher Learning * The Neuroscience of Learning * Assessment for Higher Learning * More is Not Better, Better is More: A Framework for Rethinking American Higher Education * Talk of Change is Not Change: Rethinking American Higher Education
Control code
2011023722
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 205 p.
Isbn
9780230339828
Lccn
2011023722
Label
We're losing our minds : rethinking American higher education, Richard Keeling and Richard H. Hersh
Publication
Note
Copyright date: 2012
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Machine generated contents note: -- Higher Education Without Higher Learning * Judging College Quality * The Developmental Basis of Higher Learning * The Neuroscience of Learning * Assessment for Higher Learning * More is Not Better, Better is More: A Framework for Rethinking American Higher Education * Talk of Change is Not Change: Rethinking American Higher Education
Control code
2011023722
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 205 p.
Isbn
9780230339828
Lccn
2011023722

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