iSpring Solutions has updated QuizMaker, its assessment creation tool. Version 7 adds support for HTML5 output and also includes branching support and new customization options for test presentation.
The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching has partnered with NovoEd to offer a massive online open course designed to help students in developmental math courses.
Ohio State University has been named a Green Power Partner of the Year by the United States Environmental Protection Agency, in part due to its use of wind-generated electricity.
The University of Delaware has adopted a mobile app for Android and Apple devices that allows the user to make a tip to the police.
A new open standards-based framework endeavors to help institutions better measure learning experiences.
Smart Technologies interactive whiteboard suite, Smart Notebook, is getting new licensing terms, including site licenses and an annual maintenance plan. The cost of a classroom license is also being lowered.
The University of Ottawa will implement a new tool designed to improve student engagement.
CourseWorld, a non-profit initiative that relies solely on crowd-sourcing contributions from site users and freelance volunteers, has launched a free video library of educational videos focused entirely on arts and humanities materials.
The United States Department of Education has awarded more than $2.7 million in grants to 10 colleges and universities under the Minority Science and Engineering Improvement Program.
Google is making Quickoffice, its app for editing Microsoft Office documents, spreadsheets, and presentations on mobile devices, free to anyone with a Google account.