higher education

Reflections on the CSSHE Annual Conference: Good, but more policy, please?


This past week, Academic Matters was fortunate to attend the annual Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences. As a magazine dedicated to higher education issues, we were particularly interested to attend the sessions of the Canadian Society for the Study of Higher Education (CSSHE), held between June 2nd and June 6th. The sessions were […]

Conference Board of Canada announces skills and post-secondary education project


There seems to be a recurring theme in discussions about post-secondary education policy – we talk a lot about big ideas (innovation, productivity, quality, the list goes on) but have a hard time getting consensus on what we actually mean by these terms. When it comes to the conversation about skills training and post-secondary education, […]