Universities are staying flexible during pandemic, says Educause survey

by Betsy Foresman • 1 day ago

Higher education institutions have had to change plans quickly as the pandemic has unraveled, but a new survey reveals institutions that are in many cases rising to the challenge.

University IT leaders are preparing for the unpredictable, survey shows

by Betsy Foresman • 3 months ago

Technology leaders at institutions of higher learning are developing flexible plans that account for many possible scenarios this fall, according to new poll data collected by Educause.

Coronavirus pandemic is a ‘wake up call’ for online learning

by Jake Williams • 5 months ago

Edtech experts say that some skeptics are now being converted as they're forced to confront early successes of online learning.

Universities and their IT shops brace for budget cuts

by Betsy Foresman • 5 months ago

Universities are using more technology than ever before as learning goes remote, but educators say they may need to redesign pedagogy in the face of grim budget projections.

As education moves online, universities weigh student engagement

by Betsy Foresman • 5 months ago

Administrators say they're asking students for suggestions and watching social media to see how they're coping with recent changes to their educations.

Universities stormed by technical, cultural challenges during pandemic

by Colin Wood • 5 months ago

The rapid changes have made higher education administrators reactive, but it's time to start thinking strategically again, speakers said during an online conference Thursday.

Educators salvage canceled Educause event with an 'unconference'

by Betsy Foresman • 7 months ago

A smaller and more relaxed gathering was deemed a success by some attendees after the original event was canceled due to the coronavirus outbreak.

Educators settle for 'unconference' after coronavirus cancels event

by Betsy Foresman • 7 months ago

Organizers of the Educause Learning Initiative canceled their event outside Seattle, Washington, citing health concerns. Would-be attendees are now planning a digital version, instead.

Plan for edtech's benefits and risks, Horizon Report says

by Betsy Foresman • 7 months ago

The 2020 Horizon Report details emerging edtech trends, but to benefit, institutions first need to anticipate and navigate around challenges.