edupunks, edupreneurs, and the coming transformation of higher education
Chelsea Green Pub.
White River Junction, Vt
Written in English.
Table of Contents
|History : how college-for-all became part of the American dream|
|Sociology : human capital and meritocracy, race and class|
|can we build a system that works for everybody?|
|Economics : why college tuition is caught in a cost spiral, and how to stop it|
|Computer science : open content, virtual-reality and smartphone classrooms, serious games, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and robotic telescopes|
|Independent study : free and open-source education; vocational, experiential, and self-learning|
|Commencement : what the transformation of the university might mean for the future of humanity|
|Resource guide for a do-it-yourself education : a four part guide for the student who wants to hack her own education; includes a listing of web sites of organizations mentioned in the text.|
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
|LA227.4 .K36 2010|
The Physical Object
|xiv, 196 p. ;|
Number of pages