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New Business Models for Higher Education

New Business Models for Higher Education In yesterday’s Education Futures podcast, I shared some ideas about how a recession might affect and reshape higher education. One of the possible outcomes I mentioned had to do with the emergence of new business models in the...

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The Two Dresses

The Two Dresses The Queen of a certain kingdom, needing a new evening gown by the end of the month, decided to hold a contest. She announced that whoever could create the perfect gown for her would receive a title of nobility, a parcel of land, and a sum of money....

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Doing Education Old School

Doing Education Old School I attended the award dinner for the Brock International Prize in Education last week, where this year’s winner, Jeff Duncan Andrade, spoke eloquently about creating equitable learning environments in which people care for one another. As he...

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Getting Out of the Way (A Parable)

Getting Out of the Way (A Parable) Imagine a man driving a rented moving van down a major highway that leads toward the downtown area of a large metropolitan area. It’s Friday afternoon. Traffic is picking up. It’s 1989. It’s Texas. It’s August...

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