Publications Related to "Alexandria Walton Radford"


Book Reviews:

As data have become more abundant, the appetite for data to be curated and transformed into simplemetrics that can informdecision making has grown. Yet what are the unintended consequences of establishing such measures? Wendy Nelson Espeland and...


The employer potential of MOOCs

While press coverage of MOOCs (massive open online courses) has been considerable and major MOOC providers are beginning to realize that employers may be a market for their courses, research on employers' receptivity to using MOOCs is scarce. To...

Scholarly report

The employer potential of MOOCs

Between November 15, 2013 and January 23, 2014, RTI International, in partnership with Duke University, conducted an online survey of 398 employers in North Carolina on their knowledge about and experiences with Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs...


Top student, top school?

Most of us think that valedictorians can write their own ticket. By reaching the top of their class they have proven their merit, so their next logical step should be to attend the nation’s very best universities. Yet in Top Student, Top School...