16 janvier 2018

Worldwide change takes global effort

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgTechno-News Blog. In keeping with its mission to expand access to affordable education around the world through the innovative use of online learning, MIT Open Learning welcomes an international university that has elected to grant course credits to their students who complete the MITx MicroMasters in Data, Economics, and Development Policy (DEDP). The American University in Cairo (AUC) will be the first school in the world to pair with MIT in accepting the DEDP MicroMasters credential to help students embark on their master’s education. More...

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5 ways to leverage UDL for student inclusivity

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgTechno-News Blog. In recent years, general education teachers have joined special education teachers in emphasizing the need for inclusivity in the classroom. By creating inclusive classrooms, educators aim to foster learning environments that are equitable and nurturing to every student. Inclusive educators often use Universal Design for Learning (UDL) to provide students with consistent access to engaging content and effective paths for achieving educational goals in classrooms where they experience a greater sense of belonging. More...

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Quand le smartphone nuit aux résultats

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "orientation-education.com"Selon une étude réalisée auprès d’étudiants belges, l’utilisation intensive du smartphone en cours aurait des résultats négatifs sur les notes.

Si vous aussi, dans les amphis, vous avez du mal à ne pas regarder votre smartphone toutes les cinq minutes, vous devriez songer à passer quelques temps en mode avion. En effet, selon une étude belge, plus on consulte son écran pendant les cours, plus les résultats aux examens sont mauvais. Plus...

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15 janvier 2018

Technologie : à la conquête de Las Vegas

C2RP Carif-Oref Hauts-de-FranceLa Région Hauts-de-France accompagne douze jeunes pousses, dont trois start-up picardes, qui partent à Las Vegas présenter leurs inventions. Plus...

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14 janvier 2018

1 001 lettres by Opcalia, l'appli qui forme aux savoirs de base

Logo Etoile1001 lettres by Opcalia est une application dont l'objectif est de faire redécouvrir, de façon ludique, de nombreuses bases de connaissances en français, en mathématiques, en logique et en culture générale.
1 001 lettres by Opcalia, c’est 3 parcours de formations répartis en 35 modules, 1 430 quiz et 128 cours animés.
Cette application mobile permet de consolider des savoirs fondamentaux. Plus...

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13 janvier 2018

Wow: This app measures campus cellular download speeds

eCampus NewsResearchers at Rochester Institute of Technology developed a new smartphone app that allows users to measure the actual download speeds of cellular providers and compare results in the specific geographic area. It also has security capabilities that can protect users’ identities. More...

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How higher education learning gets moving in the cloud

eCampus NewsA 2014 report from the U.S. Department of Education noted that “postsecondary enrollment in distance education courses, particularly those offered online, has rapidly increased in recent years.” 
So how are colleges and universities adapting to the increasingly digital world. More...

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Bryan could look into annexing area around RELLIS Campus

University Business Magazine logoThe Texas A&M University System's developing RELLIS Campus -- or at least the land around it -- could be an annexed part of Bryan by the end of 2018 if city officials vote to pursue the option later this year. More...

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Univ. of Wash. opens virtual reality research lab funded by tech giants

University Business Magazine logoSeattle’s virtual and augmented reality scene just got a boost, courtesy of the University of Washington and three tech giants. More...

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U. of Iowa Health Care increases clinical trial opportunities with TriNetX

University Business Magazine logoUniversity of Iowa Health Care (UI Health Care), recognized as one of the best academic medical centers in the nation, recently joined the TriNetX global health research network, which provides access to industry-sponsored clinical trial opportunities. More...

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