21st Century Teaching & Learning Resources

Digital Assessment Tool Analyzes Students' Potential to Thrive in College

Software provider vibeffect has launched vibePrimer, an online questionnaire that analyzes data in four categories — academic, social, life and family and money — to make recommendations for "ideal campus features."

Digital Signage Vendor Launches Implementation Assistance

A digital signage company is now offering educational institutions help in implementing, managing and running their digital signs.

Lehigh U Students Developing Preschool Geometry App

Students at Lehigh University are working on a mobile app designed to help preschool children understand geometry concepts.

Nanodegrees in higher ed

How Nanodegrees Are Disrupting Higher Education

New "micro" online certification programs are changing the educational pathways to success in certain industries.

Tablet Shipments Fall 7 Percent in Second Quarter of 2015 with Apple Leading the Decline

Tablet vendors shipped 44.7 million units in the second quarter of 2015, a 7 percent drop compared to the same period last year when the segment notched 48 million devices sold and a 3.9 percent decline compared to the fist quarter of this year, according to a new report from International Data Corp.

Online Advising Still a Rarity in Higher Ed

Few institutions of higher education perform academic advising online or have specially trained or equipped counselors ready to help distance learning students with their advising needs. Those are some of the findings in an extensive report from Primary Research Group, which recently published the "Survey of Best Practices in Academic Advising."

NEC Display Introduces 2 New Projectors for Education

Two new additions to NEC Display’s portfolio of projectors offer the ability to easily connect with smartphones and tablets.

FutureLearn MOOC Platform Adds 5 New Universities

FutureLearn has attracted five new institutions to join its MOOC platform with massive, open, online courses.

Maryville U Student iPad Program Boots Up Professional Development

A 5,000-student St. Louis university is ramping up a new tablet program.

Hofstra To Offer Graduate Online Degrees in Health Law

Two new master's degree programs at Hofstra University Law School are intended to meet the need for more information about health law and policy.