Emily Bamforth

Reporter for StateScoop and EdScoop covering IT, decision-making and modernization. Before joining Scoop News Group, reported for six years for Cleveland.com and the Cleveland Plain Dealer.

Data & Analytics

U. Central Florida hires student success VP to boost analytics efforts

by Emily Bamforth • 3 days ago

The University of Central Florida's new VP for student success is tasked with using data analytics to improve retention and graduation rates.

Higher Education

Class buys Blackboard Collaborate

by Emily Bamforth • 4 days ago

Michael Chasen's edtech company, Class, plans to acquire a leading virtual classroom product, Blackboard Collaborate, from a company he co-founded.

Higher Education

Lone Star College to launch fully virtual LSC-Online this summer

by Emily Bamforth • 4 days ago

Houston's Lone Star College plans to launch LSC-Online, a fully online college, this August, a project six years in the making.

Hybrid Learning

Arizona State students are teaching high schoolers AWS cloud

by Emily Bamforth • 5 days ago

Arizona State University, the National Education Equity Lab and Amazon Web Services are offering courses in cloud computing to high schoolers.

Emerging Tech

CUNY gets $2 million to make New York 'global hub' for video game industry

by Emily Bamforth • 7 days ago

A new four-year degree in game design is part of a push from Mayor Eric Adams to attract the video game industry to New York.

Higher Education

University at Buffalo automates content migration for LMS switch

by Emily Bamforth • 1 week ago

University at Buffalo announced it's automating its LMS switch with technology from K16 Solutions.