Tags online learning

COVID-19 is forcing rapid tech adoption in higher ed

by Betsy Foresman • 2 weeks ago

Educators say their colleagues are flocking to technology in droves as quarantines leave few other options to ensure continuity of education.

OpenStax makes its online learning tools free

by Betsy Foresman • 3 weeks ago

On top of the publisher's already free catalog of textbooks, online homework resources are now free to teachers and students during the public health crisis.

Coursera offers free access to universities closed by coronavirus

by Colin Wood • 4 weeks ago

The dozens of institutions closing their doors in recent days in response to the public health crisis now have an additional resource to draw from.

Educators salvage canceled Educause event with an 'unconference'

by Betsy Foresman • 1 month ago

A smaller and more relaxed gathering was deemed a success by some attendees after the original event was canceled due to the coronavirus outbreak.

Amid coronavirus outbreak, tech keeps students connected — for good or ill

by Betsy Foresman • 1 month ago

The coronavirus epidemic has disrupted education around the world, but collaboration and technology has been able to keep students in class.

U. North Texas announces fully online bachelor's degree

by Betsy Foresman • 2 months ago

The new program, which includes degrees in IT and media innovation, caters to non-traditional students, such as adult learners and military.

The rising benefits of all-flash storage in higher ed

by EdScoop Staff • 1 year ago

Institutions are taking advantage of all-flash solutions as a key part of their infrastructure modernization efforts.

SNHU pilots blockchain-enabled credential program

by Ryan Johnston • 2 years ago

The digital program, which provides a platform to organize degrees, certificates and competencies, will be offered to 1,000 alumni initially.

The one truth about online education in higher ed: Everybody seems to do it differently

by Chloe Kim • 2 years ago

The CHLOE 2 report from Eduventures Research and Quality Matters sheds light on the wide array of online learning paths colleges take.