Tags distance learning

Emory U. boosts virtual learning with wall-sized student displays

by Emily Bamforth • 11 months ago

Business school leaders said the technology makes it easier for professors to interact with students who aren't physically present in the classroom.

Ed. Dept. issues new guidance on how universities can use relief funds

by Emily Bamforth • 1 year ago

Online students are now factored into the third wave of emergency relief funding, according to new guidance from the Education Department.

Quizlet teams up with TikTok for interactive learning

by EdScoop Staff • 1 year ago

The online learning and quiz tool is partnering with short-form video app TikTok to allow users to link Quizlet tools directly into videos.

How one university is training its health care students virtually

by Betsy Foresman • 1 year ago

Using ECPI University's new eHospital software, students can practice setting up IV pumps, taking blood pressure or take a virtual ride in a medical helicopter.

ASU's winter 'Innovation Quarter' courses range from serious to baking

by Betsy Foresman • 2 years ago

The university will offer nearly 200 learning sessions over the winter break — from resume building to Christmas baking — to anyone interested in expanding their knowledge.

New website for university faculty will explain remote-teaching tech

by Betsy Foresman • 2 years ago

Two universities teamed up with a nonprofit group to curate a collection of videos and articles to guide faculty toward more effective digital tool use.

Arizona State launches virtual wildlife sanctuary for biology students

by Betsy Foresman • 2 years ago

Through a new partnership with the virtual reality company Dreamscape Immersive, ASU students will be able to immerse themselves in their subject matter, starting with biology.

Homework helpline matches struggling preK-12 students with teachers-in-training

by Betsy Foresman • 2 years ago

Texas A&M University has launched a new service to help preK-12 students struggling with online classes by connecting them with students studying to become teachers.

UT Austin business class beams in 3D hologram of professor

by Colin Wood • 2 years 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.