University staff to walk out for three days in what may be the largest ever in the higher education sector.
Education strikes by university and public school workers are political fights about diminished respect for education as a public good and workers’ rights in an economy that perpetuates inequality.
Harmful research practices have done serious damage to Indigenous communities and created distrust. The Collaborative Indigenous Research Digital Garden is one way to repair that damage.
Research suggests the only way to effectively combat online cheating for now is holding exams in person.
Education Minister Jason Clare has released the terms of reference for the broadest review of higher education in Australia since 2008.
A survey of disabled students found that some university accommodations they value became more widespread in the pandemic, like flexible course deadlines.
As Latin American communities continue to grow, universities must teach students about Latin America and Latinx communities in interdisciplinary ways.
Through the Scarborough Charter, many Canadian universities committed to fostering alternative ways of knowing. But more must be done to realize that commitment.
Applications for student visas are also at record levels, according to the latest data.
Students reported being less stressed about deadlines, but some staff worry no due dates will increase their workloads.
An Australian-first study found 16% of surveyed staff at one university experienced food insecurity over the past 12 months.
A new student contribution system is likely to be part of Labor’s promised Universities Accord.
Universities should look to democratic innovations seen in society like ‘mini publics’ where citizens deliberate about critical issues in representative forums.
College can be a time to interact with people with different worldviews, but meaningful exchanges often require intent.
The good news? Jobs are now less likely to be segregated by gender. Yet even now, some professions remain 99% male and 97% female.
If post-secondary institutions want to continue to play a key role in innovation and entrepreneurship, they must transform for the better.
Internships and work-integrated learning for social sciences and humanities students can be part of how post-secondary institutions increase their capacities to contribute to social innovation.
America’s selective colleges and universities become less diverse if the Supreme Court shoots down affirmative action in higher education, an expert on the subject warns.
Evidence-based tips from an economist and a behavioural scientist.
Teaching approaches should be rooted in learning objectives or students’ experiences, and these considerations aren’t the same as whether course components are online or in-person.