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"Celebrating our third year with a veteran of higher education: Peg Miller of Change Magazine" is a podcast interview with Peg Miller, Executive Editor of Change Magazine. Miller discusses the challenge of producing more college graduates in light of the United States’ ranking by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD). Miller further comments on how the federal government, state governments, and individual institutions can work to improve the quality of postsecondary education. Lastly, Miller discusses the changing role of faculty as a by-product of mission creep.

Interview facilitation, commentary and discussion presented by Kathryn Dodge, Alison Griffin, and Elise Scanlon of Radio Higher Ed.

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Copyright © 2014 Radio Higher Ed . All Rights Reserved. Podcast Intro and Exit music by Won (FLT RSK) / CC BY-NC 3.0 Produced in conjunction with the Average Guy Podcast Network.

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Why we need to educate more people better (2:53)

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An important catalyst for change: The U.S. ranking by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (“OECD”) (:25)

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The role of the federal government, states and institutions in improving education quality (3:12)

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The burdens of regulation (1:26)

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The decline of state financial support for higher education (1:08)

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The importance of faculty engagement (1:43)

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The accountability imperative (1:17)

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Strategies for improving teaching and learning (1:21)

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Direct assessment, teaching through practice and the Robot’s Club (1:46)

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Comparing U.S. higher education to the rest of the world (1:40)

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From imparting knowledge to learning that propels students forward in their lives(1:18)

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The importance of the teaching mission(1:13)

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Analysis by Kathryn Dodge, Alison Griffin and Elise Scanlon (7:20)