According to initial results from recent pilot, digital game-based learning improved student engagement and self-efficacy in writing courses at 14 colleges and universities.
MindTap Math Foundations is meant to address what students said is the biggest challenge they have in being ready for college: lack of time.
Wayne State University is looking to expand the reach of its communication-focused Academica portal to other campuses.
Instructional design support firm iDesignEDU will partner with Instructure to help colleges and universities build and develop online courses.
Gale's library resources are now searchable by way of Google and Google Scholar.
From MOOCs to digital textbooks, here's what was trending on our Web site last month.
Although Stephen Fry has left Twitter, the popular British actor and writer hasn't given up on social media altogether. Numerous sources have reported that Fry is involved in an education start-up being pitched as a "Pinterest for education." Pindex allows teachers, students and anybody else to create online pinboards for collecting "the best educational material."
Digital curriculum provider Cengage Learning has struck an agreement with another education technology company to use the latter's coding labs inside a series of new programming courses.
D2L kicked off a major new release of Brightspace, the company's learning management system.
Higher education recognizes a range of high-impact experiences proven to enhance student learning, but as Virginia Commonwealth University's Vice Provost for Learning Innovation Gardner Campbell points out, the curriculum has been sorely missing from that list. CT asked Campbell why, and how digital technologies might help as higher education sharpens its focus on curriculum and student learning.