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video management

When YouTube Isn't Enough To Manage Your Campus Video Content

How two groups of higher ed institutions in New York state are tackling the video management challenge and sharing content across multiple schools.  

University of Arizona Smart Planner

Building a Better Academic Planning Tool

The University of Arizona ditched its course catalog in favor of an interactive system for navigating course options and optimizing the route to a degree.

5 Accessible Design Tips for Blended Courses

5 Accessible Design Tips for Blended Courses

Revamping a course to be accessible to students with physical or learning disabilities can help make it more accessible to everybody else too.

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University Center of Lake County Solves Print Management Headaches with Self-Serve Stations

University Center of Lake County (UCLC), a satellite campus facility serving 19 colleges and universities in Illinois, has made it easier for students, faculty and corporate visitors to access copy and print services, while reducing administrative overhead for its staff.

Student Success Collaborative analytics dashboard

A Collaborative Tool for Retention

Southern Illinois University is tapping into a cross-institutional network for analytics to better retain students who don't know they may be on the wrong track.



Reinventing Teaching and Learning Centers for the 21st Century

What does a center to support teaching and learning excellence look like today? Gardner Campbell, Virginia Commonwealth University's vice provost for learning innovation and student success, tells CT about that university's newly opened ALT Lab.

open educational resources

6 Tips for Using Open Educational Resources

Six expert tips for using OER in the classroom.

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6 Arguments for OER (and 1 Against)

Six good reasons to use open educational resources in the classroom, plus one caveat.

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Complete Guide to Open Educational Resources

Low-cost, high-quality textbooks may once have been a myth, but no longer: Open educational resources provide a wide variety of free learning content for practically any subject. CT asked three OER enthusiasts for their favorite tips and tools.

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5 Ideas for Spreading OER

What's the best way to get people moving in the right direction with open educational resources?