Rutgers Professors Fight Deal to Offer Online Degrees

AAUP member Deepa Kumar said professors have several concerns about the deal, including that it will lead to the hiring of part-time staff to teach online classes. Faculty members concerned about academic freedom also questioned a section of the contract that allows Pearson to remove online course materials it considers inappropriate. Read the resolution.

Publication Date: 
Thursday, October 10, 2013
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Star-Ledger
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http://www.nj.com/news/index.ssf/2013/10/rutgers_professors_fight_deal_to_offer_online_degrees_citing_academic_freedom_concerns.html