Tags higher education

'Troove' wants to match students with their perfect college

by Emily Bamforth • 2 months ago

A new website aims to draw on the techniques of data-rich businesses like eHarmony, but for the higher education sector.

Federal data-sharing may spot students eligible for internet subsidy

by Emily Bamforth • 2 months ago

Instead of requiring Pell Grant students to prove their status, data sharing would enable automatic verification through the National Verifier, similar to other government programs.

Making the ROI case for modernizing identity and access management

by EdScoop Staff • 3 months ago

Okta’s Erika Messerschmidt discusses the distinct challenges higher ed institutions face in managing identity.

Colleges and institutions need to pick up the pace to meet AI skills demand

by EdScoop Staff • 6 months ago

A new survey of higher education officials points to a shortage of instructors and infrastructure in the face of rising demand for AI instruction at colleges and universities.

Instructure unveils its 'Edtech Collective'

by Emily Bamforth • 6 months ago

The maker of the Canvas learning management system says its website offers space for companies to connect, spurring progress in edtech.

Making access to higher education more equitable and productive

by Danielle Rourke • 6 months ago

The pandemic exposed the hidden depth of the digital divide faced by many college students, raising complicated questions for college and university officials.

Idaho's public colleges pick platform for online course-sharing

by Emily Bamforth • 6 months ago

Public higher education institutions in Idaho have selected a platform called Quottly to share resources across campuses.

Modern Campus acquired three companies in 2021, with an eye to student engagement

by Emily Bamforth • 7 months ago

Modern Campus CEO Brian Kibby said his firm aims to help colleges and universities engage their students in lifelong relationships.

Netflix expands HBCU workforce pilot in second year

by Emily Bamforth • 7 months ago

After students in its pilot program at Norfolk State University graduated this spring, Netflix and its partner, 2U, will offer bootcamps to four more institutions that connect students with mentors.