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Teaching and learning innovation requires supporting (and incentivizing) instructors
Finding innovations in teaching and learning requires communication with instructors and new offices, speakers said at an event.
OPM contracts need more oversight, government auditor finds
The Department of Education is responsible for making sure institutions and online program managers are complying with federal laws on student recruitment, the Government Accountability Office found.
Grow With Google training now free for 500 workers at every U.S. business
Grow With Google is now offering every business in the United States 500 free scholarships to its certificate program.
Universities are connecting continuing education students to industry mentors
The University of Maryland Global Campus is using Springboard to connect its continuing education students with industry.
CUNY to spend $8 million to create online program management unit
Academic departments across the 25-campus system submitted proposals for the new CUNY Online program.
Google announces $100 million fund for students earning online career certificates
The Google Career Certificates Fund covers program entry fees and can provide support for other costs, like childcare and transportation.
As higher ed data challenges grow, so do security threats
The opportunities university IT leaders see when it comes to data protection and security are vast, but the threat landscape is continuing to grow rapidly, experts say.
Exam proctoring's ethical issues can be navigated with careful design, experts say
Instead of offering software as a universal solution, academic leaders should advise instructors to consider the best format for their assessments and offer proctoring software as an option, academic leaders said.
Alignment, strategy are keys to IT modernization at Kent State
John Rathje, the university’s CIO, says aligning with business-focused functions of the university has made modernizing technology — and serving users — better.