Colin Wood

Colin Wood

Managing Editor

Colin Wood is the managing editor of StateScoop and EdScoop. He's reported on government information technology policy for the past decade, on topics including cybersecurity, IT management and governance, health care, public safety and criminal justice reform. He lives in the Sacramento area with his family.

Higher Education

Survey shows many students are falling behind during the pandemic

by Colin Wood • 2 days ago

Many tutors on Wyzant's turtoring platform said their students are falling behind, and one-third said they think some students will never catch back up.

Higher Education

Online education gets positive reviews in recent college survey

by Colin Wood • 3 days ago

Though drawing heavily from a pool of current and prospective students in online-only programs, new survey data yielded unusually positive reviews.

Higher Education

Two edtech firms merge into Modern Campus

by Colin Wood • 5 days ago

Modern Campus announced its new brand, along with a strategy to personalize the education experience for university students.

Higher Education

‘Zoombombing,’ an early university concern, continues to plague campuses 

by Colin Wood • 5 days ago

An IT director at Cornell University said ‘Zoombombing’ was a top concern early in the pandemic, and yet incidents persist across the country.

Higher Education

Millersville U. cancels classes after network outage

by Colin Wood • 6 days ago

University leaders did not respond to requests for additional information, such as whether the outage was caused by a cyberattack.

Higher Education

Missouri's Lincoln University plans immersive classroom technology with possible VR

by Colin Wood • 1 week ago

New technology training, along with classroom devices and possible virtual reality upgrades, are on the way this fall for the small HBCU.

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