Tags higher education
More schools are buying mobile 'panic buttons' for shooter scenarios
Oklahoma schools are among the latest to invest in the technology, spending $3 million on a mobile platform to be used by more than 500 districts.
Ellucian vulnerability was not behind recent university cyberattacks
The Education Department has released an updated notice providing new information on the widespread attacks against universities reported last month.
How technology boosts U. of Michigan's education abroad program
Commentary: University administrator Amy Conger says cross-campus collaboration and tech are allowing the growing program to thrive.
Why every university needs an insider threat program
Commentary: Most higher education institutions hold sensitive data, but don't have insider threat programs. Joanna Lyn Grama says they should.
Universities are expanding cybersecurity education to meet broad demand
Programs like San Diego State University's degree in cybersecurity management highlight a growing demand for interdisciplinary cybersecurity skills.
Database of 7 million syllabi pulls back the curtain on higher ed
Course data from 2,500 universities is revealing the most-taught literature and other trends in a revamped tool made at Columbia University.
Educational video games immerse art students at Arizona State
Students learn about 15th century Italy and 19th century Paris to broaden their views of art history beyond the paintings those eras left behind.
Virginia forms STEM education commission to tackle workforce issues
The new advisory body will seek opportunities for public-private partnership and improve educational access across demographic groups.
Pearson goes 'digital first' on higher ed textbooks
The publisher says it's stepping away from the "lengthy and expensive" process of updating physical textbooks.