College Mentoring 2.0 is helping to make connections between high school and college students using Skype for recruitment.
By Meris Stansbury
March 30th, 2017
Too often, “old methods” of introducing high school students to college life still involve paid college-recruiting agents who visit their high school. These “college reps” introduce themselves, distribute printed information, discuss entrance requirements and invite applications. For those with the…
Massive open online courses (MOOCs) have quickly become one of the most polarizing developments in higher education. Many in higher ed see these MOOCs as innovations that could mark the turning point in how education is delivered, while others see MOOCs as a distraction, a phase, and a means for diluting a college degree. Whatever your feelings on these massive classes, the developments in how they’re created, delivered, and received have come at a furious pace over the past few months, and we’ve compiled our most pertinent MOOC coverage right here, all in once place.
It doesn’t take a university’s resident budgetary whiz to know that long-term technology cost savings trumps in-the-moment savings, especially when those long-haul savings bring a cutting-edge technology and proven reliability…
Cybersecurity textbooks quickly become outdated, we don’t
March 28, 2017
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Limited time and resources are always challenges for IT departments; therefore, we’ve created guidelines that truly allow you to do more with less by making alterations to your planning processes. This includes how to properly assess and prioritize based on most urgent needs, and then execute in a timely fashion to maintain service levels and productivity.
The Center for Internet Security (CIS) benchmark for macOS is widely regarded as a comprehensive checklist for organizations to follow to secure their Macs. This white paper from Jamf will show you how to best implement the recommendations.
Protecting Higher Education From Costly Data Breaches
March 15, 2017
This white paper empowers you to combat the threat of security breaches. After reading, you’ll be able to identify common types of security breaches, prevent hacks and malicious software from reaching university systems and more.
Making the Case for Security Cameras in Schools and Colleges
March 13, 2017
Cameras in classrooms can deter violence, theft, and bullying—and help police respond to unfolding incidents. At the same time, their presence raises questions about privacy, the nature of learning spaces, and intellectual freedom. eCampus News looks at what it takes to secure classrooms while preserving an institution’s primary mission of education.
IT expert Dr. Tom Ryan, Chief Information & Strategy Officer for Santa Fe Public Schools and CoSN Chair-Elect discusses IT budgeting strategies in this webinar to enable you to take control of budgeting and planning decisions and align your IT budget strategy with operational, instructional and capital demands.