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Universities need solid identity strategy to maximize student success

by Jake Williams • 8 months ago

While higher education presents unique identity and access management challenges, successful use leads to greater student success, Kelsey Nelson says.

Focus on users during pandemic, says university CISO

by Colin Wood • 1 year ago

Universities don't need to buy every new tool, said University of Oklahoma CISO Aaron Baillio, but they do need to educate and watch their users.

Endpoint security worrisome during pandemic, says university CISO

by Colin Wood • 1 year ago

Arizona State University Chief Information Security Officer Tina Thorstenson said unknown devices and connections are a top concern.

Communication is critical before an emergency, says university CIO

by Betsy Foresman • 2 years ago

To ensure student safety, it is important that departments come together and communicate before there is an emergency, Texas Tech's CIO says.

Why K-12 leaders should be smarter with edtech funds

by Jake Williams • 2 years ago

As CTOs look to a future beyond being the "break-fix person," tech can help them find efficiencies and improve services, one K-12 technologist says.

Wake Tech added OER to one class and saved students $360K

by Jake Williams • 2 years ago

Open educational resources are saving money and increasing access for students, an administrator at the North Carolina community college says.

District data can help teachers 'work smarter, not harder'

by Jake Williams • 2 years ago

At Aldine ISD in Texas, the technology director says schools need to use data to improve services for both students and teachers alike.

Edtech doesn't replace teachers — it augments classroom learning

by Jake Williams • 2 years ago

Educational technologies take some training to deploy effectively, but ultimately they can transform classrooms, says an Indianapolis-area educator.

Want improved student experience? Go paperless, says edtech exec

by Jake Williams • 2 years ago

Kari Branjord, Ellucian's SVP of digital transformation, says universities' paper processes are inhibiting students and their own workforces.

Upgrades prompt Virginia school district to rethink data centers

by Jake Williams • 2 years ago

Prince William County Public Schools' tech supervisor says the financial and human capital costs of data center upkeep have him considering the cloud.