Study finds digital alerts boost STEM student success

by Betsy Foresman • 5 days ago

Recent research found students were more likely to stay enrolled in their universities if they opted into receiving digital alerts.

Arkansas expands stipend program for computer science teachers

by Betsy Foresman • 1 week ago

With the goal of expanding the availability of computer science programs in the state, up to $10,000 will be awarded to computer science teachers.

Five steps to understanding ESSA's tiers of evidence

by Stacey Pusey • 4 weeks ago

It's been four years since the Every Student Succeeds Act, but its tier system still confuses some educators, explains edWeb.net's Stacey Pusey.

At Indiana U., video platform blends traditional and distance education

by Betsy Foresman • 4 weeks ago

Students can't always make it to class, but a video conferencing platform ensures many in-classroom benefits are preserved with remote attendance.

Data-analytics boot camp for adult learners heads to Butler U.

by Colin Wood • 1 month ago

The Indianapolis-based university targets professionals already in the workforce seeking new skills and career advancement.

Florida launches school safety database despite privacy concerns

by Katya Schwenk • 1 month ago

Civil rights groups called for the project to undergo further scrutiny before launch, but Gov. Ron DeSantis says it's essential for student safety.

Why every university needs an insider threat program

by Joanna Grama • 2 months ago

Commentary: Most higher education institutions hold sensitive data, but don't have insider threat programs. Joanna Lyn Grama says they should.

Educational video games immerse art students at Arizona State

by Betsy Foresman • 2 months ago

Students learn about 15th century Italy and 19th century Paris to broaden their views of art history beyond the paintings those eras left behind.

Zero-trust strategies: Rethinking the security perimeter for higher ed

by EdScoop Staff • 2 months ago

Security experts discuss zero-trust strategies and how higher ed institutions can be more creative with where they set up access controls.

Six ways to strengthen digital citizenship this summer

by Colin Wood • 3 months ago

Commentary: Here are a few things parents should watch out for and educate their children about as students gain more free time over the holiday.