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Chronicle of Higher Education - is a newspaper and website providing news, information, and jobs. It is based in Washington, D.C., and is considered a major news service in US academic affairs. The publication is done every weekday online and appears weekly in print except for every other week in June, July, and August and the last three weeks in December. In print, it consists of two sections: section A includes news and job listings and section B, The Chronicle Review, a magazine of arts and ideas.

Education Week - is an independent news organization. It is known for providing both news and analysis, also a descriptive and analytical journalism across a range of digital, print, and broadcast platforms as well as through live and virtual events. It is owned by Editorial Projects in Education (EPE), which is a nonprofit organization. It is headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland in Greater Washington DC. The newspaper publishes 37 issues a year, including three special annual reports (Quality Counts, Technology Counts, and Leaders to Learn From). Its detailed coverage includes regular, deep-dive topical reports on subjects such as personalized learning, teacher recruitment, and assessment.

Faculty Focus - is the winner of the 2017 MERLOT Faculty Development Classics Award. As stated in a press release, the MERLOT Faculty Development Editorial Board stated: “Faculty Focus is one of the most widely used faculty development resources in higher education. Created in 2003, Faculty Focus has long been an important tool for the implementation of teaching improvement initiatives with faculty development professionals using Faculty Focus both as the basis for workshop activities, and for background and transformative readings for faculty.”

The Pockets of Innovation - Series comprises initiatives from public colleges and universities in Ontario, along with higher education institutions in other provinces of Canada, including British Columbia, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, and Québec and countries around the world: Costa Rica; Denmark; France; Germany; Iceland; Ireland; Israel; Italy; the Netherlands; Norway; Scotland; Spain; Sweden; Switzerland; United Kingdom; and United States.

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