They're free. They're high-quality. So why aren't open educational resources catching on in the state of Washington, which launched and subsidized — with the help of the Gates Foundation — a statewide effort to provide free and reduced-cost learning materials to college students?
Kaplan EdTech Accelerator, a program designed to foster startups focused on education technology, is accepting applications through May 5.
Discussions one might find in the general press about the notion of "globalization" often focus on economic mechanisms. But put the term in a higher education setting and you have something very unique, values you won't necessarily find in other markets. A CT Q&A examines globalization in the higher education context with Marist College Senior Academic Technology Officer Josh Baron.
More than 50 colleges and universities are preparing students for careers in the capital markets, thanks to software donated by Trading Technologies.
New online curriculum, based on the adaptive learning model, aims to prepare students for college-level English.
Credo has launched an information literacy course module designed for use by libraries and other academic institutions.
5 IT thought leaders take the temperature of the biggest tech trends in higher education.
A new video learning platform at Lehman lets students access course content via any mobile device.
Students get up to two hours of free tutoring through new program.
This spring, George Siemens will make the move stateside to the University of Texas-Arlington, where he will base his research on how technology and digital networks influence the knowledge development process within society, and related implications for the future of higher education institutions.