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University students showcase cyber skills in 'Red vs. Blue' simulation

by Betsy Foresman • 2 weeks ago

Instead of a capstone project this year, master's students in the University of Houston's cybersecurity program alternately protected and attacked virtual industrial control systems.

Vanderbilt University joins higher education's crusade to support online teaching

by Betsy Foresman • 3 weeks ago

Like many colleges and universities preparing to continue online teaching for the fall semester, Vanderbilt University is providing its faculty with critical resources to support remote learning.

Google announces certificates, scholarships to support workforce

by Jake Williams • 3 weeks ago

Google says it will consider completion of the Coursera-based programs, which begin this fall, the equivalent of a four-year college degree.

Florida International University hosts webinar for K-12 online learning

by Betsy Foresman • 4 weeks ago

After many K-12 teachers struggled with the sudden rush to remote learning, Florida International University has joined the higher education institutions now teaching lesson design, organization techniques how to use and how to use video and digital tools.

Virginia Tech launches online coding, cybersecurity bootcamps

by Betsy Foresman • 4 weeks ago

The 26-week bootcamps, held in partnership with Fullstack Academy, will teach students how to protect networks and become full-stack web developers.

Florida tries to save online education after Gov. DeSantis cut funding

by Betsy Foresman • 4 weeks ago

The State University System Board of Governors said it's developing a plan to keep online education afloat after the governor's vetoed funding to Complete Florida Plus, a $29.4 million education program.

International students taking fully online courses to be forced out of U.S.

by Jake Williams • 4 weeks ago

Nonimmigrant students will have to prove their classes require in-person instruction or be forced out of the country this fall, according to new rules from the Department of Homeland Security.

U. Central Florida to add flexible hybrid class format this fall

by Jake Williams • 4 weeks ago

The university intends to open with some face-to-face courses this fall, but offer flexibility for "shifting scenarios" for faculty and staff.

Hundreds of educators signal support for $5.25B remote learning bill

by Betsy Foresman • 2 months ago

Advocacy groups and educators are calling on Congress to provide unconnected homes with additional resources to ensure education can continue remotely during the pandemic.