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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.

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.

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.

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.

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

by Emily Bamforth • 1 week 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.

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.

National edtech plan getting first refresh since 2017

by Emily Bamforth • 2 weeks ago

The Office of EdTech is updating its national edtech plan, the strategy document outlining how technology is used in U.S. education.

Teaching and learning innovation requires supporting (and incentivizing) instructors

by Emily Bamforth • 2 weeks ago

Finding innovations in teaching and learning requires communication with instructors and new offices, speakers said at an event.

More than 39 million Americans earned college credits, but no credentials

by Emily Bamforth • 2 weeks ago

As colleges seek more students, new data shows the number of people who have earned some college credits, but no credentials.