Betsy Foresman

Betsy Foresman is an editorial fellow for Scoop News Group. At work, she writes for StateScoop and EdScoop, but in her free time, Betsy likes to keep up with the Kardashians. She loves the First Amendment, Washington D.C., and Jane Austen. Betsy is a recent graduate of Texas Christian University. Go Frogs!

Higher Education

Penn State grad develops snow plow optimization tool

by Betsy Foresman • 3 days ago

The university says it plans to use the software this year as it forms snow removal plans.

K-12

GIS can enrich spatial thinking and learning in K-12, say experts

by Betsy Foresman • 3 days ago

Speakers at a Library of Congress event on GIS Day touted the educational utility of geospatial data and related mapping technologies.

Higher Education

Google's machine-learning boot camp targets workforce gap

by Betsy Foresman • 4 days ago

A computer science initiative addressing workforce shortages will be piloted at Mills College in Oakland this February and other schools next summer.

K-12

Keeping with a national trend, Arkansas boosts computer science enrollment

by Betsy Foresman • 6 days ago

The state reports a more than 600 percent increase of high school computer science teachers within the last three years.

K-12

Leadership 'key' to personalized learning success

by Betsy Foresman • 1 week ago

The Friday Institute's Nancy Mangum told a conference audience that personalized learning needs unified institutional support to thrive.

Higher Education

Data-driven communication key for higher ed student and faculty success, study shows

by Betsy Foresman • 2 weeks ago

Increased enrollment, student success and alumni engagement are among the cited benefits of personalized, data-driven communication.

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