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ACTA is an independent, non-profit organization committed to academic freedom, excellence, and accountability at America's colleges and universities.

ACTA is an independent, non-profit organization committed to academic freedom, excellence, and accountability at America's colleges and universities.

Higher Ed News Roundup: Ratings and Experiments

August 7, 2014 by ACTA

Here's what's new in Higher Ed:

At MIT, faculty consider experimenting with modular courses.

College ratings have been around for a long time, and they’ve been controversial for just as long.

Major NCAA programs are pushing for more autonomy.  

A professor worries that e-reading diminishes learning in the humanities.

And an essay defends the compatibility between the humanities and business education. 

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