Educational Philosophy

American Higher Education, Leadership, and Policy: Critical by Penny A. Pasque (auth.)

By Penny A. Pasque (auth.)

Show description

Read Online or Download American Higher Education, Leadership, and Policy: Critical Issues and the Public Good PDF

Similar educational philosophy books

What Is Friendship?: Games and Activities to Help Children to Understand Friendship

What are pals and why can we want them? How can we check with our pals and the way can we hearken to what they need to say? what's peer strain and the way will we care for it? Many kids establish friendships as being an integral part of accomplishing emotional future health, yet a few teenagers adventure problems either starting up and protecting friendships.

Increasing Effectiveness of the Community College Financial Model: A Global Perspective for the Global Economy

This e-book seeks to discover thematic and pragmatic purposes of financing the group university to assist facilitate academic reform, to aid efforts with regards to internationalization and to create systemic aid platforms to take care of the challenge.

Teaching Race in the Twenty-First Century: College Teachers Talk About Their Fears, Risks, and Rewards

This assortment brings jointly pedagogical memoirs on major subject matters concerning instructing race in university, together with pupil resistance, whiteness, professor id, and curricula. Linking idea to perform, the essays create an obtainable and helpful option to examine instructing race for extensive audiences attracted to matters inside of schooling.

Additional info for American Higher Education, Leadership, and Policy: Critical Issues and the Public Good

Sample text

In his revealing contribution to an autoethnographic research project of Latina/o faculty perspectives on higher education and the public good, Padilla (2008) talks about how the public and private “can easily morph into the other” (p. 13). He describes this interconnection through his own experiences as a student, migrant worker, valedictorian, admissions counselor and organizer and, through his story, reveals the ways in which the two become easily entangled throughout one’s lifetime. The Marketplace and the Political Nature of the Intersection of Public and Private A number of authors discuss the rise in the commercialization and privatization of research in recent years and the potential for additional collaboration between higher education and industry.

6 percent of the variance in the different educational outcomes for the four [racial] groups. 8 percent of the variance across the educational outcomes of the three [racial] groups. (p. 05 or less) for each racial group. The findings show that the “actual experiences students have with diversity consistently and meaningfully affect important learning and democracy outcomes of a college education” (p. 358). Based on the results, the authors argue for more structural, classroom, and interactional diversity on college campuses.

Gottlieb and Fogerty reason that this information should encourage national legislators to financially support individuals to attend colleges and universities in order to support the national, public good. DesJardins’ (2003) study focuses on the state of Minnesota in order to ascertain whether the state is making a sound monetary investment in public higher education. His study included individual income and tax revenues as factors defining the benefits of higher education. ). He also considers estimated lost earnings while a student is enrolled in college.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.27 of 5 – based on 3 votes