03 juillet 2019

Early-years education online: the rise of the virtual preschool

Techno-News BlogLegislators in North Carolina in the US recently passed a bill to fund an online preschool program for ‘at risk’ children. This means that children aged three and four years can take their preschool education at home in the form of online ‘kindergarten readiness programs’. More...

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CONTINUOUS LEARNING IN HIGHER EDUCATION – A CLOSER LOOK

Techno-News BlogThe traditional methods of imparting knowledge to other people are becoming less and less dominant, with the emphasis instead being on online platforms and social media to deliver the necessary information required for learners to succeed. More...

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Survey: Most Students Say Online Learning Is as Good or Better Than Face-to-Face

Techno-News BlogIn a survey of 1,500 students who are seriously considering, currently enrolled in or recently graduated from a fully online program, most (86 percent) considered the value of their degree equal to or greater than the cost they paid to take it. More...

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Survey: Students Choosing Online Programs Closer to Home

Techno-News BlogIn spite of the notion that students could conceivably take online courses from an institution anywhere in the world, two-thirds stick close to home — choosing a college or university within 50 miles of where they live. In fact, 44 percent selected a school within 25 miles of their homes. More...

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Wharton establishes new online courses at the intersection of finance and technology

Techno-News BlogWharton professors will teach ‘fintech’ — a cross between finance and technology — to students around the world in a new online program. Wharton Online released the fintech specialization on Coursera, an online learning platform, on May 30. More...

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Des recommandations pour faire émerger des campus d'innovation à la française

ESR enseignementsup-recherche gouv frFrédérique Vidal a pris connaissance avec le plus grand intérêt des recommandations de Jean-Lou Chameau, ancien président de l'université américaine Caltech, pour faire émerger des campus d'innovation au meileur niveau mondial. Plus...

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Nouvelle plateforme web de la certification professionnelle

Logo cap-métiersFrance compétences propose en ligne une nouvelle plateforme web dédiée à la certification professionnelle.
Cet espace permet de suivre l’actualité, d’accéder à toutes les certifications inscrites aux deux répertoires (RNCP/Répertoire spécifique) et de consulter les décisions de la commission en charge de la certification professionnelle. Plus...

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