18 janvier 2019

Part-time research associate wanted for national survey of online learning

http://www.tonybates.ca/wp-content/uploads/asssociates.jpgBy . We (the Canadian Digital Learning Research Association – CDLRA) have almost completed all the work for the 2018 national survey of online learning in Canadian post-secondary institutions. More...

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Does your online program hit the right notes?

eCampus NewsCareer aspirations continue to drive students’ decisions to enroll in online education programs, according to a report from BestColleges.com, which surveyed nearly 300 online program administrators and 1,500 students, to gauge their experiences in online education programs. More...

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Harvard Business School signals shift in online education with name change

University Business Magazine logoHarvard University's business school changed the name of its online-learning platform on Tuesday. More...

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16 janvier 2019

ILS launches Intelli-TRIP ‘risk mitigation’ app

By Viggo Stacey. International Location Safety has announced an online platform designed to ensure students are safe when overseas by keeping them in touch with their home universities. More...

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14 janvier 2019

(Early) Signs of (Modest) Online Saturation

HomeBy Doug Lederman. Does a small decline in the share of all academic programs that are delivered at a distance suggest that online has peaked. More...

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13 janvier 2019

As the Food Industry Wakes Up to Blockchain, Online Training Options are Now Available

Techno-News Blog It’s no secret that the food industry is rapidly awaking to the great promise of blockchain technology, and headlines abound about how it promises to make traditional paper ledger-based transactions obsolete, replaced by digital ledgers. More...

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Intro to Comp Sci tops list of most-subscribed HarvardX class

Techno-News Blog Millions of people around the worldtake advantage of the free Harvard offers online, but what types of subjects are trending these days? Harvard recently released its most popular online courses in 2018, a list that reflects interest in computer science, data science, architecture, and religion. More...

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Have Online Degrees Finally Lost Their Stigma?

Techno-News Blog A new report by Northeastern University’s Center for the Future of Higher Education and Talent Strategy has concluded that employers—specifically, human resources (HR) leaders—are now increasingly interested in candidates’ credentials, not simply their degrees. More...

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Employees rate learning and development over salary

Techno-News Blog According to e-learning provider GoodHabitz’s 2018 Learning & Development Trend Report, workers not only want opportunities for ongoing development, but they also want their employer to pay for their learning and give them time off during working hours to complete training. More...

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Online Education is Paving a Smoother Path to Earning Data Science Skills

Techno-News BlogA recent report from IBM states that there will be over 300,000 new job openings for data driven professionals by 2020. As it stands now, there is a shortage of the necessary technical skills for these roles. Specifically, professionals should focus on how to turn data into decisions. More...

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