In celebration of academic books.
Let's stop putting students down, and instead work together with them.
Academics have little confidence in the current higher education reforms.
The Higher Education and Research Bill is well overdue, but is now really the right time to make huge changes to the sector?
Your personal statement is one of the most crucial elements of your UCAS application. Here's the best way to go about writing it.
Working-class students are put off by a perceived future of low pay and high debt.
If education and tolerance go hand in hand, how is it possible that anti-immigrant sentiments are so virulent in educated populations?
A flat-rate fee on all student loans is a fairer economic proposal.
Exams do have a purpose, but they shouldn't be used to assess the recall of meaningless facts.
What students can learn from time spent in care homes.
In praise of the teaching excellence framework.
Highly restrictive speech codes are now the norm in some of the world's universities.
There are currently far too few vacant academic jobs in Australia each year to employ all our PhD students. It's time to rethink the training of doctoral students.
Because it's not always as simple as 'yes means yes'.
Not every student will publish work or win prizes and very few will be able to earn a living putting pen to paper, but the teaching of creative writing is about more than that.
A lot was expected from the South African finance minister's 2016 medium term budget which came amid an unfolding economic crisis including the higher education funding gap.
With the refugee crisis, Brexit, and the rise of populist extremism, we must defend the teaching of anthropology. And in doing so, we might expand and rethink ideas of "the humanities".
Finance minister Pravin Gordhan announced that government expenditure on higher education and specifically universities will be the fastest growing expenditure items on the budget.
Mind blanks are typically triggered in response to a perceived threat. The chemical process that takes place essentially clears out your working memory, quiets logical processes, and walls off memory.
Vocational Education and Training helps low school achievers up skill and avoid disadvantage in the workplace.