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Online education gets positive reviews in recent college survey

by Colin Wood • 17 hours ago

Though drawing heavily from a pool of current and prospective students in online-only programs, new survey data yielded unusually positive reviews.

U. New Haven's esports program fills a gap at the business school

by Colin Wood • 3 weeks ago

The university claims it's created the first master’s degree of its kind in North America and the first that can be completed entirely online.

Colorado State U. Global's provost says online education is the future

by Colin Wood • 1 month ago

Paul Savory, who joined CSU Global last week as its new provost, told EdScoop that online education shows "huge potential for growth."

Nonprofit donated more than 400 computers to homeless students

by Betsy Foresman • 3 months ago

A student-led nonprofit called Bridging Tech has been providing refurbished computers to homeless K-12 students during the pandemic.

Pandemic amplified students' growing reliance on technology, says Educause

by Betsy Foresman • 4 months ago

A new Educause survey found that concerns of internet access, data protection and online accessibility were at the top of students' minds even before the pandemic hit.

U. North Carolina-Charlotte adopts unified security platform for data protection

by Betsy Foresman • 4 months ago

A new tool from Cisco is helping the university protect its data and users, who are working and studying from off campus during the pandemic.

One professor's obsessive quest to replicate the university classroom experience from his home studio

by Colin Wood • 4 months ago

Hundreds of hours and tens of thousands of dollars later, business analytics professor Sean Willems' home studio is better than most, but he said it still can't match the quality of education offered in a real classroom.

Universities are fighting lawsuits claiming 'subpar' remote education

by Betsy Foresman • 5 months ago

The pandemic has forced classes online at hundreds of major institutions, but students say it's not quite what they paid for.

Disruption continues as universities announce spring semester changes

by Betsy Foresman • 5 months ago

Universities are changing their schedules again to keep students safe from COVID-19 outbreaks, opting to keep classes online, cancel in-person graduation and do away with spring break.