09 juin 2019

A Playbook for Creating an Institutional Analytics Program

HomeHaving a data-informed culture is essential in today's era of financial challenge and accountability. Darren Catalano offers advice on how to get there. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 21:10 - - Permalien [#]


Cash, Trends and Denial

HomeDavid P. Haney highlights some of the key early warning signs of financial trouble that higher education institutions often miss. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 21:07 - - Permalien [#]

Ethical College Admissions: Context and Shortcuts

HomeJim Jump sees potential but also flaws in the new adversity index being offered by the College Board.
On Thursday The Wall Street Journal broke a story about the College Board’s plan to assign an “adversity score” to every student who takes the SAT. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 21:04 - - Permalien [#]

These fake images tell a scary story of how far AI has come

Techno-News BlogEach Transformation Award winner uses online courses and adaptive learning tools to meet the varying needs of their students, who represent different demographic, economic and geographic backgrounds. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 19:11 - Permalien [#]

7 programs that are transforming education

Techno-News BlogEach Transformation Award winner uses online courses and adaptive learning tools to meet the varying needs of their students, who represent different demographic, economic and geographic backgrounds. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 19:10 - - Permalien [#]


Could Artificial Intelligence Automate Student Note-Taking?

Techno-News BlogWhat if you could have an artificial intelligence assistant to take down your notes for you? You could just sit back and give your full attention to the lecture secure in the knowledge that at the end of the lecture, you will have everything that was said organized in notes. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 19:08 - - Permalien [#]

Universities that are recruiting older students often leave them floundering

Techno-News BlogWith the number of 18- to 24-year-olds down and expected to remain flat through at least 2035, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. Twenty-nine percent of undergraduate and 77 percent of graduate students are 25 or older, the U.S. Department of Education reports. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 19:07 - - Permalien [#]

New Tech Tests Usability of Virtual Apps

Techno-News BlogA researcher in Germany has developed technology for automatically detecting the usability and user-friendliness of virtual environments. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 19:05 - Permalien [#]

Here’s why understanding adult learners is absolutely critical

Techno-News BlogAdults are quickly taking over a larger and larger part of the student population at colleges and universities–and understanding adult learners is key to institutional success. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 19:04 - - Permalien [#]

A Human-Centered Approach to Empowering Faculty for Excellence in Online Course Design

Techno-News BlogAs at many colleges and universities across the nation, the teaching and learning landscape at William & Mary, a midsized liberal arts institution, is rapidly evolving. Online and hybrid programs are being woven throughout the William & Mary experience at such a fast pace that we have had to stop and ask ourselves what exactly we want that experience to be. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 19:03 - - Permalien [#]