24 février 2019

How to use chatbots as part of your marketing strategy

Techno-News Blog Chatbots have been a pretty big industry buzzword for a few years now. To recap, a chatbot is any computer program that can carry on conversation with humans in a natural, fluid way. More...

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State support for higher ed slowed in 2018

Techno-News Blog State funding for higher education rose modestly between the 2017 and 2018 fiscal years, but the gain was the smallest in the last five years and was concentrated in three states: California, Florida and Georgia. More...

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Coursera offers a free online class called ‘Learning How to Learn’ that gives you the tools to master any topic

Techno-News Blog Learning a new topic, whether for a career move or an academic test, is no small feat.  The free and popular Coursera class “Learning How to Learn” makes the process easier and teaches students about the science of learning. More...

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8 Things to Know About Online Degree Test Requirements

Techno-News Blog Prospective online students may need to submit SAT or ACT scores when applying to undergraduate programs and the GMAT or GRE for graduate programs, though this varies. More...

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Integrate tech with education to create adaptable workforce

Techno-News Blog Our education system still faces core issues like lack of access to quality teachers, one-size-fits-all approach and rote memorization. More...

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Make Way for Generation Z in the Workplace

Techno-News Blog As a group, they are “sober, industrious and driven by money,” reports the Wall Street Journal, but also “socially awkward and timid about taking the reins.” They are risk-averse and more diverse, says Inc. magazine. More...

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Should Personalized Learning Replace Testing?

Techno-News Blog A 2015 study found that the typical American student is required to take 112 standardized tests between pre-kindergarten and 12th grade. More...

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The Promise of Personalized Learning, Enabled by AI

Techno-News Blog A centuries-old challenge for teachers has been how to adapt learning materials and presentations to meet the varied backgrounds and abilities of students. More...

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Dems propose bill to subsidize training programs

Techno-News Blog The ELEVATE Act (Economic Ladders to End Volatility and Advance Training to Employment) would fund subsidies to public and private efforts that incentivize employers to hire and retain workers, particularly those who face barriers to employment, like prior criminal records, long-term unemployment, displacement and homelessness. More...

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Don’t Forget, Instructional Design Is About Problem Solving

Techno-News Blog The rise in demand for instructional design has given way to a series of misconceptions about the discipline; two educators offer an informative view of their profession and its origins. More...

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