TITLE

Public higher education in Nevada needs a basic rethinking

AUTHOR(S)
Miller, Steven
PUB. DATE
August 2008
SOURCE
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);8/25/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 34, pP43
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author expresses his viewpoint on the Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE). He notes that NSHE must be put out of its misery and needs basic rethinking. This is because the beneficial economic stimulus pitch used by NSHE lobbyists to state legislators and business leaders is not true. He states that the other is its prolonged insistence on ignoring the contemporary revolution in educational technology and communications. He adds that the NSHE 15th century education model is almost obsolete.
ACCESSION #
34154949

 

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