A badge will give a faculty member a boost

by Matt Zalaznick, University Business Badges have not just motivated students to take a deeper look at the skills they’ve earned. Several institutions also issue […]

The top 5 disruptive technologies in higher ed

by LEIGH M. AND THOMAS GOLDRICK, Campus Technology It’s up to IT leaders within colleges and universities to explore the pros and cons of integrating […]

The 5 boldest university models in 2017

by LAURA ASCIONE, eCampus News A new guide for trustees and academic leaders profiles successful efforts to increase affordability and high-quality education. Bold thinking and […]

The Internet of Things Connectivity Binge: What Are the Implications?

BY LEE RAINIE AND JANNA ANDERSON, Pew Research Center In 1999, 18 years ago, when just 4% of the world’s population was online, Kevin Ashton […]

Facebook, an Online Learning Platform?

By Carl Straumsheim, Inside Higher Ed New Facebook features intended for developers could, if expanded, turn the social networking site into an online learning platform. […]

5 Steps to Check if an Online Program Is Accredited

By Jordan Friedman, US News Prospective online students should research whether employers in their industry prefer online degrees with certain programmatic accreditation. When it comes […]

With Project Torino, Microsoft creates a physical programming language inclusive of visually impaired children

by Allison Linn, Microsoft The team has created what they are calling a physical programming language. It’s a way for kids to physically create code […]

IoT to Represent More Than Half of Connected Device Landscape by 2021

By Sri Ravipati, THE Journal The total number of devices connected to IP networks is projected to be three times the global population by 2021. […]

Online Pre-K Program Looks To Increase Kindergarten Readiness

by LINDSEY WRIGHT, WFYI New Albany-Floyd County Consolidated Schools is the first district in the state to pilot UPSTART through a federal grant. The Waterford […]

Online learning could help to overcome career slumps, survey shows

by Thiago Kiwi, London School of Business and Finance The research surveyed 1,200 people aged between 18 and 64 and found that 80.6 per cent […]

13th World Chess Champion Garry Kasparov Unveils Hidden Opening

by MasterClass Premier online education platform MasterClass announced today that acclaimed chess Grandmaster Garry Kasparov will offer his first ever online chess class. Pre-enrollment for […]

The Future of Jobs and Jobs Training

by Lee Rainie and Janna Anderson, Pew Trust As robots, automation and artificial intelligence perform more tasks and there is massive disruption of jobs, experts […]