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Amid enrollment decline, Pa. public university system turns to tech

by Jake Williams • 3 days ago

The system is requesting $100 million for IT transformation efforts and shared services it hopes will offset a 20 percent decline in enrollment.

Getting girls to code requires cultural change, says nonprofit founder

by Betsy Foresman • 3 days ago

The founder of Girls Who Code said at a conference this week she wants to shift the stereotype of the programmer to include a wider group.

Virginia doubles funding for school-security technologies

by Colin Wood • 4 days ago

Hundreds of schools across the commonwealth will share $6 million in funding, which is set to double next year amid concerns of gun violence.

Student success is at the heart of Educause's top IT issues for 2020

by Betsy Foresman • 4 days ago

The organization released its newest list of top IT issues at its annual conference in Chicago this week, all of them pointing toward student success.

Students want tech to help navigate higher education, survey shows

by Betsy Foresman • 5 days ago

Proactive learning interventions, deadline reminders and increased use of trend data are all things the next generation of students say they want.

Higher ed CIOs look for more inclusive hiring, workforce

by Jake Williams • 6 days ago

A focus on diversity, equity and inclusion can improve higher ed IT operations, CIOs said at Educause Annual Conference 2019.

Maryland privacy council tackles substandard student data protections

by Ryan Johnston • 1 week ago

The council's work is a reaction to a recent audit finding that Social Security numbers of students and teachers had not been properly secured.

Five things you should do at Educause Annual Conference 2019

by Colin Wood • 2 weeks ago

Book a braindate or brush up on your innovation skills. There are more than 300 sessions scheduled for this year's premier edtech event.

Google wants to spread positivity online, stop cyberbullying

by Betsy Foresman • 2 weeks ago

Education partnerships centering on online safety, etiquette and security are aimed at teaching kids to "be internet awesome" this month.