A company that offers free video courses to help students prepare for exams that will earn them college credit claimed that it had reached a million students in its first year of operation.
McGraw-Hill is selling its McGraw-Hill Education business to investment funds affiliated with Apollo Global Management (Apollo) for $2.5 billion.
Iowa Central Community College implemented student response systems campus wide this fall. The initiative originated from the interests of faculty, and the college has kept faculty choice as the key factor in the deployment and use of the clickers in any course or program. Here, CT asks Jennifer Condon, the dean of Liberal Arts & Sciences, about the progress of the clicker initiative and lessons learned.
Netop has released a Web-based student response system that allows students to use their mobile devices as clickers.
Exam delivery via iPad is just one feature of ExamSoft's new test management tool on display this week at Educause 2012 conference in Denver.
A textbook publishing company has released an online program to help schools measure the basic computing skills of their students.
Educators at both the high school and postsecondary levels are writing the same types of comments on student papers, according to a new study, which also suggested that feedback intended to help students improve their writing skills may not be having the desired effect
McGraw-Hill Education's Tegrity division has launched a stand-alone version of a service for secure online exam administration.
After adopting new exam management software, a New York City medical school sees a reduction in dropouts, from eight percent to two percent.
AAEEBL's President and CEO Trent Batson examines trends in the ePortfolio marketplace. Through a series of recent interviews with 14 companies that provide the technology, Batson identified key areas to watch as this fledgling market blends with other important technologies and begins to find some real maturity.