19 avril 2019

When Colleges Consider Outsourcing Online Programs, Calculations Can Get Complicated

Techno-News BlogA growing number of colleges are turning to for-profit companies to help them run their online programs, and to help finance them. These companies are known as online program managers, or OPMs. More...

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3 ways colleges can expand online

Techno-News BlogThree markets are driving the growth in online education, according to a new report by consultancy Entangled Solutions: online education for graduate students, online courses for traditional undergraduates and fully online education for undergraduates. More...

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4 career connections to help get more girls in STEM

Techno-News BlogGetting girls in STEM careers will take more than encouragement–it will take female representation in the STEM workforce. Representation matters everywhere, and nowhere is it more important than in the workforce. More...

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Doing More With Data

Techno-News BlogA growing number of colleges and employers are working together to better use labor-market data in postsecondary training. Two experts discuss what’s possible and what’s needed. More...

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Will artificial intelligence make the college classroom more accessible?

Techno-News BlogAs AI technology steers colleges away from a one-size-fits-all approach, it is helping them make progress on one of their most long-running goals: making higher ed more accessible to all types of learners. More...

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Intel buys into an AI chip that can transfer data 1,000 times faster

Techno-News BlogIntel and others are investing $13 million in Untether AI, a startup that’s working on a novel type of chip for artificial intelligence that promises to perform neural-network calculations at warp speed. More...

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Adaptive Learning Solution for Time-Starved Professionals

Techno-News BlogDoctors are among the most time-pressured, highly educated professionals. After the rigors of medical school and residency, they take on demanding jobs while also preparing for board certification. More...

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Hackathon Series Aims to Build Support for ‘Learning Engineering’ Tools

Techno-News BlogWhen Carnegie Mellon University officials announced last week that they will open up the source code on their digital tools for improving college teaching, they admitted that the tough part will be getting professors and learning centers at other colleges to actually use and improve upon them. More...

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18 avril 2019

Navigating the Never-Ending Online Course Cycle

Techno-News BlogThe Whiting School of Engineering at Johns Hopkins University has since 2008 launched 351 new online master’s degree courses across 21 programs. More...

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What the Tech? App of the Day: LinkedIn Learning

Techno-News BlogIf you’ve ever thought about changing careers, you might have also thought about going back to school.   It can be expensive and time-consuming, but thanks to online learning, you can take classes anytime you want. More...

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