3 Links: Scrutiny Of For Profit Institutions, The 50K College Club, and Teaching Professors How To Teach Online

NYTimes article profiling Kaplan’s aggressive rise in the world of for profit education which also details the scrutiny the company is now facing (link here).  A pretty comprehensive overview of the debate swirling around the industry with special focus on the recruiting practices of the schools and abilities of their graduates to find employment after graduation.

Paul Kedorsky’s Infectious Greed lists the public and private universities that now charge in excess of $50,000 per year for tuition, fees, and room and board (link here).

Finally, news that Pearson will start offering online courses targeting instructors who teach in e-learning environments (link here).

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