Tags online learning

Teaching and learning innovation requires supporting (and incentivizing) instructors

by Emily Bamforth • 2 weeks ago

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

by Emily Bamforth • 2 weeks ago

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

by Emily Bamforth • 3 weeks ago

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

by Emily Bamforth • 2 months ago

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

by Emily Bamforth • 2 months ago

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

by Emily Bamforth • 3 months ago

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

by Jake Williams • 5 months ago

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

by Emily Bamforth • 7 months ago

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

by Jake Williams • 8 months ago

John Rathje, the university’s CIO, says aligning with business-focused functions of the university has made modernizing technology — and serving users — better.