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UT Austin business class beams in 3D hologram of professor

by Colin Wood • 2 weeks ago

A business school at the University of Texas, Austin, has partnered with a local startup to beam full-body 3D holograms of professors into the classroom.

Rutgers surveyed students on remote learning, crafted tips for teachers

by Jake Williams • 2 weeks ago

A new collection of resources for university faculty draws insight from a nationwide student survey that identified challenges students faced following the shift to remote learning during the pandemic.

South Carolina to use radio waves for extra K-12 internet access

by Colin Wood • 3 weeks ago

Gov. Henry McMaster announced a $1.3 million investment in datacasting technology to ensure remote education access for about 5,000 students across the state.

Universities and their IT shops brace for budget cuts

by Betsy Foresman • 5 months ago

Universities are using more technology than ever before as learning goes remote, but educators say they may need to redesign pedagogy in the face of grim budget projections.

Songs and Snapchat filters spruce up universities' virtual graduations

by Colin Wood • 5 months ago

The pandemic stopped in-person commencement ceremonies, but universities are infusing their virtual celebrations with as much school spirit as possible.