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'Mynerva' teaching platform lets professors design the perfect lesson

by EdScoop Staff • 4 months ago

A new platform from the University of Michigan is designed for instructors who wish to combine conventional learning materials with digital assessments and tools.

Textbook savings add momentum to Oregon higher ed OER program

by Patience Wait • 3 years ago

An initiative worked so well in the state's community colleges that Oregon plans to expand it to public universities.

College textbooks made more accessible through Netflix-like subscription

by Kate Roddy • 4 years ago

Through a new subscription service, students are given unlimited access to over 20,000 online resources.

College students in Rhode Island have saved nearly $900K on textbooks in a year

by Kate Roddy • 4 years ago

Through the same initiative, over 40 professors in the state have adopted openly licensed textbooks.

College textbooks aren't just moving online — they're becoming personalized and interactive

by Kate Roddy • 4 years ago

A new college textbook from Pearson uses IBM Watson technology to act less like a book and more like a news feed.