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Safe in the Cloud? A Look at Security for Education

We previously explored the promise of the cloud for educators, yet there’s a public perception that cloud data is highly vulnerable. At the same time, many industry observers state the cloud is far

  • October 10, 2016|
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Sealing The Deal

Could a “Seal of STEM” Put Steam Behind Tech Training?There's plenty of interest in finding ways to engage students in STEM or STEAM-related educational pursuits and plenty of discussion about

  • August 22, 2016|
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Hit The Snooze Button On Dull Lectures

Long Live the LectureStudies and generally held beliefs have long lamented the power of the traditional lecture to sufficiently aid student learning. New methods of interacting with students both

  • August 18, 2016|
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Predictive Analytics Going Too Far?

The Problems and Potential of Predictive AnalyticsData is being increasingly used in higher ed to predict which students will succeed and which won’t. As one provost says in this article: “We

  • August 04, 2016|
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Nontraditional Avenues To Higher Ed

Gaining Insights Into Nontraditional Students Needs and PreferencesIf you can't beat them, join them, or so goes the old saying. But that's just what some universities, like Harvard, are doing whe

  • August 03, 2016|
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Study Points To Tech Training For Teachers

Teachers Need More Tech TrainingA recent Education Dive survey, sponsored by Sprint, reinforces the need for more ed tech training for teachers. Technology has become pervasive in K-12 classrooms

  • August 02, 2016|
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Is The Degree Going Obsolete?

Following LinkedIn Learning PathsWhen LinkedIn and Microsoft leaders addressed investors recently, following Microsoft’s acquisition of the B2B-focused social media network, they shared some pot

  • July 29, 2016|
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Tech For All Subjects

Fostering a Love for TechnologyWhen teachers have a passion for technology, students are likely to follow. Nicholas Provenzano proves that a love for technology isn't just the domain of science an

  • July 28, 2016|
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Change To Come: Microsoft Acquires LinkedIn

The Microsoft/LinkedIn Alignment: Threat or Opportunity?While it's yet unclear exactly how Microsoft's purchase of LinkedIn might affect higher ed, most believe that it will. Whether that will com

  • July 27, 2016|
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Higher Ed: Exceeding Expectations

New Approaches for Higher Ed InstructionUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Chancellor Carol L. Folt has identified some options for alternative ways of connecting with students at the hig

  • July 15, 2016|
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