According to a new report, student survey data reinforces that higher education institutions must place greater emphasis on their digital presence, engaging students with digital communications that are most in…
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…
3D printing has been around since the 1980s, but it was slow to take off because the peripheral ecosystem such as materials, software, robotics, 3D graphics and the Internet had not yet evolved. The technology was used mostly for industrial prototyping applications.
There has been a fundamental shift in how people collaborate in today’s meeting spaces,
and how they are also connecting to technology. Previously, meeting space participants
only had to know which hardwired cable they needed to plug in to connect to a display or
projector. Even so, those cables came with their own connectively issues; specifically, the
HDMI cable. With HDMI, users were presented with connectivity challenges ranging from
damaged pins to HDCP issues.
Indian River State College grew their online enrollments by 35% in two years.
April 22, 2016
It’s a fact: students want more online courses. Institutions need to design courses specifically for these online students, courses that they know are working every step of the way.
Analytics provide a new perspective that institutions and instructors can now leverage when planning, ramping up, and evaluating their online programs. And that’s exactly what Indian River State College (IRSC) did.
Campus construction spending exceeded projections by over 12% in 2015. View this infographic to find out where the money is being spent, and how technology is helping campus managers handle the growing demand.
5-Step Guide to How Clemson University Online is Centralizing Online Proctoring
March 22, 2016
Learn how to evolve your online proctoring strategy from the insiders at Clemson University Online. Download the Guide, Webinar & Case Study to learn how Clemson is centralizing its proctoring operations and freeing faculty from role of integrity cop.
Competency-based education: A survey of educational institutions on their journey to CBE
March 17, 2016
Lately, many of the institutions we work with have been expressing an interest in competency based education (CBE), a learning approach that focuses on a learner’s ability to demonstrate measurable proficiency in a subject. Another characteristic of CBE is that it offers learners the opportunity to acquire an education in a manner that’s flexible in terms of time, place, and pace. Given the high cost of a higher education, increasing workplace demands for a workforce with the right knowledge and skills to succeed in the 21st century, and the need for ongoing, lifetime learning, it’s no surprise that so many colleges and universities are beginning to explore CBE.