05 juillet 2015

A clearer role for MOOCs

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgHigher Ed Tech News and Research ~ Ray Schroeder, editor. Massive open online courses, or MOOCS, will not destroy the university as we know it, says Lawrence S. Bacow, member of the Harvard Corporation and former president of Tufts University. More...

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New Report Outlines Ways to Implement Competency-Based Learning

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgHigher Ed Tech News and Research ~ Ray Schroeder, editor. A new report from CompetencyWorks called Implementing Competency Education in K-12 Systems: Insights from Local Leaders outlines effective ways districts have and can implement personalized learning models that meet individual student needs and teach competency-based skills. More...

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Online education partnerships increasingly popular among employers

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgHigher Ed Tech News and Research ~ Ray Schroeder, editor. Employers are increasingly seeing the promise of free schooling as a worthwhile benefit to offer employees. More...

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Blended Online And Campus Learning Embraced As B-Schools Face Disruption

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgHigher Ed Tech News and Research ~ Ray Schroeder, editor. Evolution of online learning forces business schools to rethink how they deliver content, as competition with innovative digital providers heats up. More...

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Raspberry Pi + iPad = countless maker possibilities

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgHigher Ed Tech News and Research ~ Ray Schroeder, editor. pi-ipadPart of the magic of the magic of the iPad are all the great apps that can turn them into so much more than a tablet. With the maker movement in schools in full force across the country, it seems like students everywhere are excited and interested in learning about programming, electronics, robotics, and more. More...

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The Forces Behind The Decline Of For-Profit Colleges

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgHigher Ed Tech News and Research ~ Ray Schroeder, editor. Barring a last-minute legal decision, as of July 1, the nation’s for-profit colleges are going to be subject to a new Education Department rule known as gainful employment. That is: Do students end up earning enough to pay off their loans. More...

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Cybersecurity Online Course Addressing Advanced Cybercrime and Security Threats

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgHigher Ed Tech News and Research ~ Ray Schroeder, editor. MIT Professional Education will offer its first online course on Cybersecurity to a global audience of professionals from Sept. 15 – Oct. 27, 2015. More...

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U.S. Education Department To Fund $1.6 Million Study On Virtual Schooling Effectiveness

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgHigher Ed Tech News and Research ~ Ray Schroeder, editor. The U.S Department of Education is funding a study concerning the effectiveness of online courses in Florida, in response to a previous research that showed virtual schooling are not working at community colleges. The $1.6 million study will take place in a span of three years. More...

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Udemy Raises $65M in Quest to Grow Online Learning Marketplace Across the World

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgHigher Ed Tech News and Research ~ Ray Schroeder, editor. The world is Udemy’s oyster, and the San Francisco, CA-based company is looking to grow its online learning marketplace across the globe, fueled by a $65 million Series D round. More...

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Futurs bacheliers : conseils pratiques pour une entrée sereine dans l'enseignement supérieur

Ministère de l'éducation nationale, de l'enseignement supèrieur et de la rechercheVous entrez dans l'enseignement supérieur à la rentrée 2015 ? Logement, bourses, santé, etc. : retrouvez des conseils pratiques et vos interlocuteurs pour bien démarrer votre future vie étudiante. 

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