Online students at the Oregon Institute of Technology can now earn digital badges to identify their skill sets and demonstrate their competencies to current or future employers.
Regis College has gone public with the addition of online programs to its healthcare-focused academics.
The My Reviewers peer review software platform provides document management tools, resources and workflows for students, instructors and administrators in college and university writing programs.
The university is working with Keypath Education to launch and scale online programs in business, computer science and healthcare.
SmarterServices is updating its content-agnostic assessment platform, SmarterMeasure, to include a competency-based education readiness indicator.
A history professor at the University of Texas at Arlington is improving class performance by encouraging the use of mobile devices.
Blackboard, which produces Blackboard Learn 9.1, has gone into "general availability" with the new "Ultra Experience." It has also announced considerable enhancements to 9.1, provided in what it is now calling the "Original Experience."
WebAssign has launched PlaceU, a new tool designed to help institutions place students based on their own online assessments or those of other universities, such as Purdue or Texas A&M.
Spectrum Industries has introduced a two-in-one Flex Lectern that combines an instructor workstation with a mobile device cart.
Blackboard introduces Moodlerooms 3.0, with enhancements designed to improve teaching and learning experiences for teachers, students and administrators.