Learning Resources


Treehouse Debuts Training on Apple's New Coding Language

Treehouse Learning has released 71 videos that will introduce students to Swift, Apple’s new coding language, and an Android app.

Google Expands Map Resources for Educators and Students

Google is opening up its Google Maps Gallery service with an expanded array of historical and contemporary maps, as well as tools for students and educators that will allow them to create and edit their own maps.

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.  

College Students Have Chance To Improve Cybersecurity Skills With Competition

The National Cyber League will offer colleges the opportunity to participate in games and labs to improve students' cybersecurity skills.

Cengage Adds Flashnotes.com Study Material Market to MindTap

Cengage Learning has partnered with Flashnote.com to integrate the latter's online marketplace with MindTap.



Tennessee College To Offer All Biology Course Materials Via Mobile Devices

This semester, biology students at Walters State Community College will be able to access all course materials in digital form.

Research: What Value Does a Degree or Certificate Hold for the Adult Learner?

The University Professional and Continuing Education Association (UPCEA) and Hobsons completed a pilot study during AY 2013-2014 of adult learners at eight participating higher education institutions. The investigators have just released "Measuring Impact: Findings From a Study of Adult Student Gains and Satisfaction." CT asked Jim Fong, Director of the UPCEA Center for Research & Consulting and Todd Bloom, Chief Academic Officer at Hobsons for their comments.

2 Great Techniques for the Flipped Classroom

2 Great Techniques for the Flipped Classroom

Inspire more student engagement in a flipped class with these two pedagogy-driven methods.

Michigan State U Adopts Unified Discovery Service

Michigan State University has deployed a new discovery service to provide a single entry point to most of the resources in its libraries.

University of Oklahoma One Digital Initiative

Leading a University Into the Digital Future

The University of Oklahoma's One University Digital Initiative is a technology strategy for a broad, sweeping campaign to ensure the university will take its place in the digital realm.