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Quizlet teams up with TikTok for interactive learning

by EdScoop Staff • 1 month 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 • 2 months 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 • 3 months 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 • 3 months 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 • 5 months 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 • 6 months 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 • 6 months 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.

Some universities are reversing reopening plans as COVID-19 spreads

by Betsy Foresman • 7 months ago

After over the summer announcing plans to reopen this fall, some universities are postponing those dates as the virus spreads and they're challenged by faculty and students.

For fall semester, SDSU prepares 'ecosystem of approaches'

by Betsy Foresman • 7 months ago

CIO Jerry Sheehan said that new technology and improvements to online learning will ensure students have continued access to quality education in the coming semester.

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