20 août 2019

AI For CXOs — Redefining The Future Of Leadership In The AI Era

Techno-News BlogAI is undoubtedly going to become one of the sources of lasting competitive advantage for enterprises. More...

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U Illinois Intros Online Foundation Courses Leading to Tech Master’s

Techno-News BlogThe University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign has launched a new set of courses through Coursera that will help prepare non-technical people to tackle technical master’s degrees. More...

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2U slows growth plans citing rise in competition for online education

Techno-News BlogOnline program manager 2U lowered its growth expectations — again. It will launch fewer new programs and expects smaller program sizes going forward in response to growing competition for online education, it told analysts in a call Tuesday evening about its second-quarter earnings. More...

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5 Ways Technology Is Making Students Anxious

Techno-News BlogA new study that involved more than a million American high school students, found that adolescents who spent more time on screens (e.g., social media, the Internet, texting, gaming) and less time on non-screen activities, experienced lower psychological well-being. More...

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5 Quick Tips for Improving Your Instructional Design

Techno-News BlogWhen you’re converting a traditional face-to-face course to online, while a lot of the content may remain the same, the way it’s delivered and learned will, understandably, undergo change. More...

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Using OER courseware to improve your curriculum

Techno-News BlogWhile the use of OER (open educational resources) is often praised as a low-cost and more accessible alternative to physical textbooks, there’s still a lot of criticism surrounding OER courseware. More...

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“The $300 textbook is dead,” says the CEO of textbook maker Pearson

Techno-News BlogSo instead of selling giant hardcover textbooks like Calculus: Early Transcendentals (list price for a new hardcover copy: $277.20), Pearson is going to start renting digital textbooks for $40 to $80, updating them over the air. More...

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China has started a grand experiment in AI education. It could reshape how the world learns.

Techno-News BlogExperts agree AI will be important in 21st-century education—but how? While academics have puzzled over best practices, China hasn’t waited around. More...

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Why AI And Chatbots Need Personality

Techno-News BlogThe attribution of human feelings and beliefs to inanimate things is called anthropomorphism. It is important to keep this principle in mind and make use of it when creating responses that resonate with people. More...

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Survey: More than Half of Faculty Believe Classroom Tech Increases Student Engagement

Techno-News BlogIn a recent survey, 54 percent of faculty respondents said they believe adding more technology to their classroom would definitely increase student engagement. And another 35 percent felt adding more tech could possibly do so. More...

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