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Despite challenges, university CIOs back continuing pandemic-era tech

by Colin Wood • 4 weeks ago

The CIOs of Texas Tech and Virginia Tech their new hybrid-learning models contain much that should be preserved once the pandemic has passed.

UT Austin business class beams in 3D hologram of professor

by Colin Wood • 1 month ago

A business school at the University of Texas, Austin, has partnered with a local startup to beam full-body 3D holograms of professors into the classroom.

Alabama universities get $72 million for remote-learning tech

by Colin Wood • 1 month ago

The latest round of federal funding will enable universities and colleges across the state to purchase new security software, video-conferencing equipment and remote-desktop software.

Powered by tech, university classrooms will look different this fall

by Colin Wood • 3 months ago

Now straddling two audiences, university classrooms are getting upgrades that include document cameras and touchscreen podiums that simultaneously broadcast notes to in-person and remote students.

Educators have a 'moral obligation' to prepare students for technology

by Colin Wood • 5 months ago

Sara Hunter, one of EdScoop's 2020 "NextGen: Emerging EdTech Leaders," said her career in education has shown her the power and growing relevance of digital technology.

11 ways to enhance digital reading in the classroom

by Stacey Pusey • 7 months ago

Commentary: Physical books are here to stay, but edWeb.net’s Stacey Pusey shares how digital resources can help readers connect to education in new ways.

At Indiana U., video platform blends traditional and distance education

by Betsy Foresman • 1 year ago

Students can't always make it to class, but a video conferencing platform ensures many in-classroom benefits are preserved with remote attendance.

Security, wireless internet upgrades head to New York schools

by Ryan Johnston • 1 year ago

The state will disperse another $85 million of a $2 billion education fund created through the Smart Schools Bond Act in 2014.

Teachers should use more technology in school: panel

by Corinne Lestch • 5 years ago

A panel at the Alliance for Excellent Education said teachers should learn how to better integrate technology into their classrooms.