24 janvier 2016

Five campus tech leaders on hurdles, promising developments, and trends

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgHigher Ed Tech News and Research ~ Ray Schroeder, editor. From the tangible experiences of students and faculty to a campus’ much less-noticed “backend,” simple tech tools and developments can have a major and lasting impact on a college or university. More...

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Is unbundling higher ed’s next big disruption?

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgHigher Ed Tech News and Research ~ Ray Schroeder, editor. Ryan Craig, author of “College Disrupted: The Great Unbundling of Higher Education,” expects traditional degree programs won’t survive in the long-term at all but the most elite institutions. More...

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AT&T business chief sees Internet of Things as next Industrial Revolution

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgHigher Ed Tech News and Research ~ Ray Schroeder, editor. Certainly, there are select trends dominating conversations at the annual International CES. But most of them, from self-driving cars to smart cities, aren’t possible without the Internet of Things. More...

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UC online course program should enhance variety, integration

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgHigher Ed Tech News and Research ~ Ray Schroeder, editor. To improve its effectiveness, the UC Cross-Campus Enrollment can enact three changes. Firstly, it could introduce more courses to increase the diversity of classes offered. More...

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Plan for digital conversion prompts district to examine Wi-Fi availability

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgHigher Ed Tech News and Research ~ Ray Schroeder, editor. Because of the need to make sure every student has 24-hour internet access, buses may play a significant role in Decatur City Schools’ (Ala.) plan to change how it delivers education. More...

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Examine the Benefits, Drawbacks of Online Learning for Introverts

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgHigher Ed Tech News and Research ~ Ray Schroeder, editor. Experts agree that online education certainly has its benefits for introverts, particularly when it comes to partaking in group discussions and thriving in more personal settings. Introverts are also usually good listeners and can better express themselves through their writing rather than verbally. More...

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Colleges should flip the admissions process on its head

University Business LogoBy rbendici. A new effort is underway that asks colleges and universities to flip the traditional admissions process on its head. More...

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The Obama Administration proposes $2 billion more In college aid

University Business LogoBy rbendici. President Obama has increased college aid by over $50 billion since coming into office. And he's trying to do more. More...

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Colleges need to come clean about their real costs

University Business LogoBy rbendici. For many years it was unusual to see even a monthly article on higher education in major newspapers such as the Wall Street Journal and the New York Times. More...

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Guns could soon be allowed on FL college campuses

University Business LogoBy rbendici. Soon guns could be allowed on college campuses across Florida.
Two bills being considered by the Florida Legislature right now could make bringing guns onto college campuses legal. More...

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