News & Events
Educate 4 Excellence Millennial Summit
Date: July, 8th 2017 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Educate 4 Excellence Millennial Summit is the Mansfield Institute’s summer summit that is focused on millennial innovative learning, charter schools, the virtual classroom, effective communication and cost of higher education. The summit brings together an inter-generational, and multicultural panels students and business professionals to conduct (4) 90 minute symposiums around grassroots leadership development. This event is designed to be a coming together that will wake-up and empower the audience. After the opening, attendees who have registered, will then engage in a host of small group symposiums. All events are designed to be a forum and space that captures the attention and focus of 17-25 year olds so that they can see how to utilize their potential. The “Online” audience will be engaged through social media outlets that include Facebook Live, YouTube Live and Google Hangout.
Register here: http://www.educate4excellence.com/#Registration
The JCPS Department of Diversity, Equity & Poverty Programs has officially approved this summit for Professional development credits. The PD session code is 17-1886782. You will receive a total of (6) hours Professional Development Credit for attending. You can find more information here: http://www.55000degrees.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/Professional-Development-Letter.pdf
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Below is a list of resources to find education news in Louisville.
News and Trends in Education
The Courier Journal Education News. http://www.courier-journal.com/section/NEWS0105/Education
Bellarmine University News. http://www.bellarmine.edu/news/portal/
Jefferson Community and Technical College News. http://www.jefferson.kctcs.edu/en/News_and_Events.aspx
Simmons College of Kentucky. No news outlet. Check with Simmons.
Spalding University News. http://spalding.edu/
Sullivan University. No news outlet. Check with Sullivan, Spencerian, etc.
The University of Louisville. U of L Today. http://louisville.edu/uofltoday/
Kentucky Department of Education Current Press Releases and Advisories. http://www.kde.state.ky.us/KDE/HomePageRepository/News+Room/Current+Press+Releases+and+Advisories/
Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education news and Current Press Releases. http://cpe.ky.gov/news/mediaroom/releases/
The Chronicle of Higher Education News. http://chronicle.com/section/News/6/
The Chronicle of Higher Education. Almanac of Higher Education. The Chronicle‘s Almanac issue, our annual compendium of college and university data, offers an in-depth look at the state of higher education. http://chronicle.com/section/Almanac-of-Higher-Education/536/
The New York Times Education Page. http://www.nytimes.com/pages/education/index.html
Inside Higher Ed. News and Quick Takes. http://www.insidehighered.com/news
U.S. Department of Education News. http://www.ed.gov/news
Trends and Emerging Issues
Association of American Colleges and Universities. News and trending topics. http://www.aacu.org/press_room/inthenews.cfm
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. Postsecondary Education. http://www.gatesfoundation.org/postsecondaryeducation/Pages/default.aspx
The Center for 21st Century Universities. Emerging issues in higher education. http://c21u.gatech.edu/trending-topics
The College Board Advocacy and Policy Board. Trends in Higher Education. http://trends.collegeboard.org/
Education Insights. Trends to Watch in 2012. http://blogs.msdn.com/b/microsoftuseducation/archive/2012/01/18/education-trends-to-watch-in-2012.aspx
Forbes. 5 Big Trends for Education 2012-13. http://www.forbes.com/sites/jamesmarshallcrotty/2011/11/21/5-big-trends-for-education-in-2012-13/
The Lumina Foundation. http://www.luminafoundation.org/
Open Education news. Monitoring news related to open education around the globe. http://openeducationnews.org/
The Chronicle of Higher Education. Community Colleges News. http://chronicle.com/section/Community-Colleges/33/
American Association of Community Colleges News. http://www.aacc.nche.edu/newsevents/News/Pages/default.aspx
American Association of Community Colleges Hot Issues. http://www.aacc.nche.edu/newsevents/HotIssues/Pages/default.aspx
Office of Vocational and Adult Education News. http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ovae/news/index.html
Graphical Interaction with Trends in Higher Education. http://awesome.good.is/transparency/web/1109/trends-in-higher-education/flash.html
The Chronicle of Higher Education. Adults With College Degrees in the United States by County, Interactive graphics. http://chronicle.com/article/Adults-With-College-Degrees-in/125995/
The Chronicle of Higher Education. Education Technology News. http://chronicle.com/section/Technology/30/
The Chronicle of Higher Education. Global News. http://chronicle.com/section/Global/433/
The Chronicle of Higher Education. Facts and Figures. Interactive. http://chronicle.com/section/Facts-Figures/58/