24 novembre 2019

Study: Less state funding has hiked college tuition by nearly 40% since 2008 crisis

Techno-News BlogDecreases in state funding have pushed the cost of higher education to historic levels over the past decade, according to a new report by a budgetary think tank. More...

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‘Backchannel’ Tools Let Students Ask Questions Anonymously. And That Brings More Voices.

Techno-News BlogSo the professor developed a backchannel tool that allows students to submit questions online during class and receive real-time answers from a teaching assistant. More...

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The role of universities in a highly technological age

Techno-News BlogUniversities are, however, facing the challenge of how to align their core missions with the rapid emergence of technological innovations such as artificial intelligence, big data and algorithms, facial recognition, biosensors, augmented reality, gamification, blockchain, cloud computing and other yet-to-be-created technological innovations. More...

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6 Ways to Adapt Your Mobile Learning Strategy to the Needs of Modern Learners

Techno-News BlogSmartphones have been part of our lives for over a decade now. These little computers in our hands have put the world at our fingertips; from the ability to access Google Maps to tracing a health tech company that specializes in finding cures for rare diseases. More...

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Should Computer Science Be Required?

Techno-News BlogEvery college student needs a computer science course, and most need two or more. More and more educators are beginning to recognize this truth, but we are a long way from meeting the need. More...

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Online learning sees advances for students’ needs

Techno-News BlogOnline learning has become a powerhouse for today’s students. Each year improvements in technology and methods enhance the virtual classroom. More...

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IBM Looks Beyond the College Degree

Techno-News BlogCiting a serious skills gap, the multinational International Business Machines Corporation is looking for different recruiting channels for its workforce of 360,000 employees. More...

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A Certificate, Then a Degree: Certificate-first programs can help tackle America’s college-completion crisis

Techno-News BlogHelping students earn certificates upfront offers a promising path to address the dropout rate. More...

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UMN College of Biological Sciences looking to add in-demand online biology classes

Techno-News BlogThe Center for Online Biology Education would include a website featuring CBS online classes, resources for faculty and a new research program about biology online teaching. More...

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Digital Transformation Signals: Is Your Institution on the Journey?

Techno-News BlogDigital transformation is a journey, not a destination. The digital transformation signals listed in this article indicate progress along the way and provide guideposts for the journey. More...

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