Textbook Subscriptions Are Making Huge Inroads, But It Will Be Some Time Before They Dominate the Market

One year ago, it was clear that the higher education textbook publishing market was not working for students. Student PIRGs, a coalition of college independent […]

Instructure Unveils New Teacher Professional Development Service, Canvas Practice

Facing a combination of teacher shortages and high attrition rates across the country, many leaders are turning to teacher professional development as a means to […]

Turnitin Tackles Contract Cheating With New Solution

Back when many people were still using dial-up to get online, a crisis unfolded on college and university campuses around the world. Suddenly, C- students […]

A Year After Separating From Its For-Profit Colleges, Bridgepoint Education Makes Strategic Acquisition

Last March, Bridgepoint Education announced plans to separate from its two for-profit colleges: Ashford University and the University of the Rockies. Following the departure, both […]

What Do OPMs Do?

If a college wants to bring a course online today, they might do it one of two ways. Some with more robust computer science or […]

New Study Finds Most Managers Prefer Robots to Human Employees

The second annual national survey by edtech firms MindEdge and Skye Learning has discovered that 58% of U.S. managers prefer robots to human workers. In […]

Blackboard Inc. Sells Off Transact, Leaving Blackboard Mobile Credentials Behind

Last June, Blackboard Inc., one of the largest learning management system (LMS) companies in the world, announced that it was launching a new service: Blackboard […]

SUNY Canton Will Offer Online Cannabis Training Course in Fall 2019

Last fall, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo was up for re-election in New York State. His only real competitor, former Sex and the City star Cynthia […]

Learn with Facebook: Can it Fill the Digital Skills Gap?

Last fall an article in Forbes highlighted how workers who want to stay ahead of the employment curve must take the personal initiative to update […]

Gamification Market Projected to Quadruple by 2023

Gamification can be a contentious issue among educators. While many studies report lukewarm effects when it comes to improving learner performance, there’s a big difference […]

Instructure Acquires Portfolium in $43 Million Deal

In November 2017, Instructure, the Utah-based company that owns the LMS Canvas, made its first major acquisition when it bought Practice, a video-based learning platform. […]

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Announces AI Personalized Learning Partnership with Amira Learning at SXSW EDU

On Monday at SXSW EDU, education publishing giant Houghton Mifflin Harcourt announced it had entered into a partnership with Amira Learning to deliver a fully […]

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