Canadian universities have been slow to move but may have to keep up with the international trend, observers say.
Overeducated, underemployed graduates are not the new normal, as CBC doc claims.
There are a number of plausible reasons.
They face different challenges than mature or international students.
AUCC offers searchable database as one-stop shop for information.
Students’ mental health seen as a priority by many administrations.
Some faculty wary of ECO Canada initiative, while others welcome the move.
Non-profit organization undertakes pilot study in Ontario and B.C.
Next step is “to win an NCAA national championship.”
Common reading program starts at Queens.
Academics need the media to help publicize their work, but when important findings are distorted it can lead to decades of distrust.
Watching porn on a laptop during class, taking a cellphone call in the middle of a lecture, repeatedly interrupting with comments and jokes – there are many ways for students to disrupt a class.