Resource Center: 21st Century Teaching & Learning

  • Research | News

    Research: The Proof is In! Multi-Tasking in Class Reduces Test Scores

    Contrary to what students might like to think, when they multi-task in class on non-academic activities, their test scores go down. And that's true for even the smartest students. Those are the initial results of a $439,000 study by a Michigan State University research project that was reported on in the September 2014 issue of Computers & Education. Read More

  • Research | News

    Report: Smartphone Surge Continues as PC Decline Slows

    Worldwide device shipments, including mobile phones, PCs, tablets and unltramobiles, are on pace to increase 4.2 percent this year over last to reach 2.4 billion units, according to the latest forecast from market research firm Gartner. Read More

  • Academic Freedom | News

    4 Lawsuits Target Campus Anti-Speech Rules, More To Follow

    A Washington, D.C. organization is suing three universities and one college to challenge what it considers "unconstitutional speech codes in academia." That includes attempts by one school to censor a faculty blog critical of the administration and trustees. Read More

Focus on Educational Software

Sponsored Content

Cloud Computing: The Future of IT [Sponsored Webinar]

A growing number of today’s colleges and universities are moving to a from legacy data center infrastructure to a cloud computing model. This session will detail the benefits and value of cloud computing and provide a blueprint for making it a reality on your campus. >>View this on-demand webinar now!

Developing an Enterprise Cloud Computing Strategy [Vendor Whitepaper]

Cloud computing is a significant trend with the potential to increase agility and lower costs. Today, however, security risks, immature technology, and other concerns prevent widespread enterprise adoption of external clouds. Intel IT is developing a strategy based on growing the cloud from the inside out. This whitepaper explains how we do it. >>Learn more about developing an enterprise cloud computing strategy

Cloud-Based Virtual Desktops: A Case Study from Seattle University [Advertortial]

Seattle University puts educational needs first with unified computing and virtual desktop systems. >>Learn more about Seattle University's IT strategy

Discover more about Cisco