"virtual school days"

University retention is falling, but data interventions can help

by Andrew Geant • 4 months ago

Commentary: Andrew Geant, co-founder and CEO of online tutoring company Wyzant, shows how technology can help schools support students proactively.

Villanova U. students are building a virtual tour of the Vatican

by Betsy Foresman • 5 months ago

Granted access to some of the Roman Catholic Church's most private spaces, students are given a unique chance to train in a modern technology.

How Clemson keeps cryptominers off its supercomputer

by Ryan Johnston • 6 months ago

One of the most powerful computing clusters owned by an American university has attracted at least a few opportunistic students.

​How to empower superintendents and connect technology with learning

by Stacey Pusey • 8 months ago

edweb's Stacey Pusey breaks down a recent webinar that details five steps toward a more judicious application of technology in the classroom.

South Carolina district moves to replace snow days with 'e-learning days'

by Patience Wait • 11 months ago

Every student in the district will have a Chromebook by November, just in time to institute a pilot program that replaces snow days with virtual schoo

Cybersecurity on a small-school budget: Two liberal arts colleges team up to share a CISO

by Patience Wait • 1 year ago

Susquehanna University and Franklin & Marshall College — about 90 miles apart in Pennsylvania — have an uncommon deal with a security pro.

Discovery Education's Bill Goodwyn on giving educators 'not just what they want, but what they need'

by Emily Tate • 1 year ago

During the CoSN annual conference, Goodwyn talked with EdScoop about how new ownership will change the company and help it grow.

With winter in full force, Indiana's e-learning days come in handy

by Patience Wait • 1 year ago

The state's blended learning program is growing in popularity. About 170 school districts in Indiana have been approved for e-learning days.

What’s ahead on the edtech landscape in 2018

by Richard W. Walker • 1 year ago

Predictions: Digital transformation is on the horizon, along with equity and cultural issues, educators and experts tell EdScoop.

Net neutrality changes expected to have big implications for education

by Emily Tate • 2 years ago

The FCC's decision on Thursday to pass a sweeping repeal of Obama-era net neutrality rules will resonate in K-12 and higher ed, educators say.