Weekly News

The Trends Report: 10 Key Shifts in Higher Education.

From Chronicle of Higher Education: The Trends Report: 10 Key Shifts in Higher Education In a year of turmoil − marked by campus protests, free-speech controversies, scandals involving academic research, questions about the value of a degree, and more − higher education continues to be on the defensive. Public scrutiny and the social-media… Read More

Spotlight On Teaching Excellence

Preface – this is a new series to highlight examples of innovation that our faculty are already doing right here at Highlands. As we continue to strive for improvement, we should recognize what is already working well. As you spot examples of highly successful teaching and innovative, or just plain cool instructional techniques, nominate your
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Educational news

Problem-Based Learning – 6 steps to develop Tips on designing your active learning space (3 min Youtube video)