MTCU recommends transformation of Post Secondary Education -Read OPSEU’s response

November 1, 2012 / Comments Off on MTCU recommends transformation of Post Secondary Education -Read OPSEU’s response

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Read here about Ontario MTCU’s transformation initiative for post secondary education: http://www.mohawkcollege.ca/Assets/Documents/strengthening-ontarios-centres-of-creativity-innovation-knowledge.pdf The report speaks to the role of technology in education, the move toward outcomes-based credentials, experiential learning, mentoring, ensuring accountability and the Bologna Declaration for transferability.

Read OPSEU’s response here : http://www.opseu.org/caat/OPSEU%20Submission%20to%20MTCU%20-%20Sept.%202012.pdf The response speaks to the chronic underfunding of PSE, the importance of academic freedom and explains why on-line learning is no panacea.

 

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