Higher Education Resources
Higher Education Network (AHEN) - Networking tool
providing a forum for philosophical discussion, for collaborative
assessment, for individuals' networking needs, and for
the creation of new programs in the alternative higher
- American Association of Colleges for
Teacher Education - AACTE supports programs in teacher education,
multicultural and international education, leadership development,
networking, professional and women's issues, and school reform.
- American Council of Trustees and Alumni -
Originally the National Alumni Forum, ACTA mobilizes alumni and college
trustees on behalf of academic freedom and excellence.
- American Indian Higher Education Consortium -
The American Indian Higher Education Consortium (AIHEC) is a unique—and
uniquely American Indian—organization, founded in 1972 by the presidents
of the nation’s first six Tribal Colleges.
- APPA: The Association of Higher Education
Facilities Officers - "Maintaining, protecting and promoting
the quality of [higher] education facilities."
- Associated Western Universities (AWU) -
A consortium of 62 universities working with government, industry, and
academe to develop and administer a broad spectrum of science and engineering
- California Academic
Press - Works on critical thinking assessment, outcomes,
assessment, seminars and workshops for teaching thinking,
critical thinking in nursing, critical thinking assessment
- CollegeEdge (Princeton
Review) - Everything from how to choose a college to financial
aid and scholarships.
- CollegeNET - 2500
colleges listed with admissions information. Search engine
and geographical indexes.
- Committee on Institutional
Cooperation - consortium of the Big Ten universities
plus the University of Chicago. Collaborative projects,
student academic opportunities, opportunities for underrepresented
- Critical Thinking
Community - Promotes interdisciplinary educational
reform. Central to its books, conferences, assessment tools,
and workshops is the promotion of quality reasoning, writing,
and reading for K-12 and Universities.
- Edition XII -
An educational directory specializing in MBA and postgraduate
- Education Week - Pre-K through
12: news and issues.
- Graduate School Guide -
A comprehensive online guide to doctoral, master's and professional degree
Studies on the Net - Greek studies programs, institutes, etc.
- HERON - Higher Education Resources
on Demand - "offers a national service to the UK Higher Education
community for copyright clearance, digitization and delivery of book
extracts and journal articles. It is also developing a resource bank
of digitized materials for rapid re-use (subject to copyright permissions)."
- Higher Education Report - This
monthly produced by the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities
(AJCU) shares information from the campuses of the 28 AJCU member institutions.
- Higher Education Resources Network -
worldwide links; ERIC database search.
- Higher Education Statistics Agency
(UK) - National data collection site - enrollment, disabilities,
subjects studied, staff, first destinations, finance.
- IAESTE - The International Exchange
of Students for Technical Experience exchanges students from more than
70 countries for practical training relevant to their studies.
- Standards for Success -
Knowledge and skills for university success, and a database
of state high school tests and standards. A joint Association
of American Universities/Pew Charitable Trusts project.
February 3, 2010