15 janvier 2020

Ratings Agencies Post Mixed Outlooks for Higher Education

Techno-News BlogTwo ratings agencies offered differing opinions Tuesday on the future of the U.S. higher education sector. Moody’s Investors Service raised its U.S. higher education outlook from negative to stable as it sees steady revenue streams, solid reserves and strong operating performance at large comprehensive universities bolstering the sector over the next year to 18 months. More...

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Classroom in a Pocket? Creating a Mobile eLearning Environment

Techno-News BlogClassroom in a pocket? That’s right. It also means that students have in their hands, all the textbooks they might need, all the information related to their courses and even a means to interpersonal contact with their lecturers and other students. More...

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Microcredentials drive WSU’s international student enrollment gains

Techno-News BlogWhen the Kansas Board of Regents released official fall enrollment numbers last month, Wichita State was the only university to report an increase in international student headcount enrollment. More...

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Learn how to future-proof your campus

Techno-News BlogThe current campus-based, semester-delivery model is unlikely to sustain itself into the next century–efforts to future-proof campuses will pay off. In any ecosystem, if one waits long enough, eventually a cataclysmic disruption occurs. More...

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AI recreates videos people are watching by reading their minds

Techno-News BlogArtificial intelligence is getting better at reading your mind. An AI could guess what videos people were watching purely from their brainwaves. More...

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College credit where credit is due — recognizing ‘prior learning’

Techno-News BlogWith a little help, nearly 36 million Americans who spent some time at college but never finished could be encouraged to resume their studies and get their degrees. What would it take? For starters, we need to improve recognition for prior learning, or RPL. More...

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5 Easy Mistakes to Make When Collecting Feedback for Your Online Course

Techno-News BlogGetting feedback from learners about your online course is important. Feedback from course goers tells you what you can do to improve the course for future students. More...

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Microsoft details the most clever phishing techniques it saw in 2019

Techno-News BlogThis year’s most clever phishing tricks include hijacking Google search results and abusing 404 error pages. More...

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The fastest-growing job in the US pays $136,000 a year—here are the other 14

Techno-News BlogLinkedIn’s 2020 Emerging Jobs Report names artificial intelligence specialist as the job that saw the most growth in the the past five years. More...

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6 Reasons Why eLearning Programs May Fail, Plus Tips to Avoid Failure

Techno-News BlogMany eLearning courses offered today are not doing very well, mostly because the course designers have not adjusted to the demands of modern learners. More...

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