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…
Online courses are a part of the changing education landscape, but many students find it hard to focus. Discover technology and tools that engage students, meet their needs with a tailored experience and motivate them to pay attention to their online courses.
Making Data-Driven Decisions: How Workforce Information Can Help Your Institution
June 5, 2017
Data-driven decision making has become a standard practice in higher education today. As more campus functions become automated, college and university leaders are collecting a wide range of information to help them make better decisions that can lead to significant improvements.
5 Ways Student Expectations and Cloud Technologies are Reshaping Higher Education
May 26, 2017
Combining industry research with findings from a survey of higher education leaders, this report explores 5 ways cloud technologies are impacting institutions today and offers perspectives for universities to consider the campus of the future.
Developing high-quality online education courses in STEM requires the right balance between volume, quality, interactivity, speed and ease of access. Read on to learn how institutions can select a courseware platform designed specifically for STEM.
Students must truly engage with their course materials to succeed in their classes. Read how Texas A&M University-San Antonio uses a digital content delivery platform with interactive close reading tools to help students stay focused while learning.