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Perhaps an army of gray-haired women will quietly take over the earth.

— Gray-haired Women by Sharyl WhiteHawk “One day an army of gray-haired women may quietly take over the earth.”— Gloria Steinem Gloria Steinem may be right. It’s a beautiful vision. However, my money is on a different vision of the future: One day a collectivity of ultra-intelligent, immortal, telepathic beings will inherit the earth. ManyContinue reading “Perhaps an army of gray-haired women will quietly take over the earth.”

The Cost Disease Problem in Higher Education and the Winner-take-all Solution

Here’s a very nice article on the financial problems faced by Higher Education. Reports of Higher Education’s Death Have Been Moderately Exaggeratedby Michael Feldstein9/21/2020https://eliterate.us/reports-of-higher-educations-death-have-been-moderately-exaggerated/ His analysis covers a lot of ground, but he doesn’t factor in the use of Open Educational Resources such as publicly funded open textbooks and/or online courses. His analysis also doesContinue reading “The Cost Disease Problem in Higher Education and the Winner-take-all Solution”

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