Blackboard has acquired X-Ray Analytics, a predictive analytics tool for education, and plans to integrate it with its Moodlerooms and Moodle Enterprise learning management systems, among other products.
MIT has implemented Office 365 for its user community.
"When you have a platform that kids absolutely love — parents can't peel them away from it — and when it's one that can also be used to provide bona fide educational experiences, it would have been criminal of us not to use it," according to Aaron E. Walsh, founding director of the Immersive Education Initiative.
Oral Roberts University is exploring the potential of real-time, streaming, mobile telepresence tech.
Researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have developed a model that aims to predict when students will drop out of a MOOC.
Prospective students at Columbia College Chicago can now view live-streamed, interactive virtual tours in HD.
A new 3,000-square-foot MakerBot Innovation Lab at Florida International University's College of Architecture + The Arts will soon support innovation and entrepreneurship both for students and the local community.
Bretford, a provider of technology-enabled furniture for classrooms, has expanded its line of EDU 2.0 smart furniture with the addition of eight new tables in five shapes.
The Touchjet Pond Projector, which will fit in the palm of your hand, can project an 80-inch image on any surface.
As part of a major AV expansion project, Southern Cross University in Australia has expanded its Sonic Foundry Mediasite lecture capture deployment to all classrooms across its three campuses.