Dr. Jay Halfond, professor of the practice teaching at Metropolitan College and Wheelock, shared what will be the first in a series of conversations with experts in the field of higher education. His guest for this inaugural conversation was Dr. Hardin L.K. Coleman, Professor and Dean Emeritus of BU Wheelock.
In this conversation, Dr. Coleman discusses his evolution from K-12 and international educator to teacher, administrator, and leader at the University of Wisconsin (Madison) and Boston University, touching on how his value of service to others drove his career progress. He and Dr. Halfond also discuss the significance of high-quality teaching existing alongside high-quality research and how institutions’ handling of remote learning during the COVID-19 crisis might affect their future success.
Watch the full conversation below: