03 juillet 2019

Building Relationships with Students via Blockchain

Techno-News BlogA few weeks ago, during its annual developer conference, Salesforce introduced Salesforce Blockchain, a platform connected to customer relationship management that promises to help organizations collaborate and share data securely through “distributed ledger” technology. More...

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7 Things That Prove the Efficiency of Tech Advancements in Education

Techno-News BlogThose teachers who underestimate the role of tech innovations should read this post to find out how they and their students can benefit from using some. Both education and technologies have a high impact on our wealth today. They contribute to the knowledge of humanity. More...

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How to use technology with an educational purpose – facilitating learning in the digital era

Techno-News BlogTechnology advancements have had a huge impact on various industries. Whatever sector you analyze, you can clearly see how technology has shaped it and improve different practices. More...

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Higher Education Institutions Prepare for Wi-Fi 6

Techno-News BlogMany higher education institutions today are already preparing for what the future of technology will bring. Wi-Fi 6, the latest wireless standard, not only promises to bring higher density, throughput, and reliability to higher education networks, but also ensures that students and staff can focus on collaborating and learning, rather than losing connections or having technology troubles. More...

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Impactful Technologies and The Power to Influence Change

Techno-News BlogLearning analytics, augmented reality, artificial intelligence, and other new and emerging technologies seem poised to change the business of higher education — yet, we often hear comments like “We’re just not there yet…” or “This is a technology that is just too slow to adoption…” or other observations that make it clear that many people — including those with a high level of expertise in education technology — are thinking that the promise is not yet fulfilled. More...

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Survey: 1 in 4 Students Say There’s Not Enough Technology in the Classroom

Techno-News BlogIn a recent survey, 23 percent of college students said classroom technology use at their school is insufficient. And 60 percent said that having more classroom technology would improve their learning experience. More...

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The End of the Line for iTunes U?

Techno-News BlogMany critics weighed in earlier this month when tech giant Apple announced it was dismantling its iconic iTunes music platform and replacing it with separate apps for music, podcasts and video. More...

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Wharton establishes new online courses at the intersection of finance and technology

Techno-News BlogWharton professors will teach ‘fintech’ — a cross between finance and technology — to students around the world in a new online program. Wharton Online released the fintech specialization on Coursera, an online learning platform, on May 30. More...

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02 juillet 2019

Leading Without an OPM in the Age of ‘Bigger Is Better’

Techno-News BlogThe answer always depends on the individual asking, but anyone who claims that there is a single route to a career in digital learning has not spent much time with leaders in the professionTo survive and prosper in this moment of massive change in higher education and the noise of “mega-universities” and to lead higher education into its next quarter century, it will take great courage, clarity of vision and purpose, and the empowerment and high expectations for impact among our faculty and staff. More...

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Learning Crypto and Blockchain is Now Made Easy by an Ivy League University

Techno-News BlogAccording to the press release published on May 30, the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania has officially introduced a new online program focusing on fintech in general, which also includes digital currencies and the distributed ledger technology (DLT). More...

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