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Chief Digital Officer

Does Higher Ed Need a Chief Digital Officer?

Digital technology is fundamentally changing the nature of higher education — and its strategic leadership.

Can Libraries Save the MOOC?

Can Libraries Save the MOOC?

As massive open online courses move toward version 2.0, libraries are in a unique position to guide and support the future of blended learning.

Gainful Employment final regulation 2014

Federal Rulemaking: The Challenges of Gainful Employment

The newly released Gainful Employment regulations will cost colleges and universities an average of $51.55 per student per year to implement and could place a substantial burden on campus IT departments.

small ideas, big results

Remember the Little Things

Small-scale IT efforts can make a big difference on campus.

Down the Analytics Rabbit Hole

Down the Analytics Rabbit Hole

The search for data that impacts student success may lead to more questions than answers.



Innovation Requires a Little "Crazy"

Behind MIT's efforts to redefine the future of higher education is a willingness to experiment and take risks.

Learning to Teach Online

What's the best way to keep students on track in an online course?

Why Your University Needs More Student IT Workers

Student employees account for more than half of Southern Illinois University's IT staff. Here's why the benefits of student labor outweigh the risks.

Google Glass in the classroom

Wearable Learning

Technologies like Google Glass have great educational potential — with or without the high-priced hardware.

CT Behind the Scenes

We've been working on new online features and more to provide the information and resources you crave.