North Carolina State University has developed a gamification tool that allows students to follow their own paths through coursework.
Earlier this academic year, Virginia Commonwealth University was faced with a huge logistical challenge — an international, world-class bike race would disrupt local traffic patterns and supply lines. But the university saw the event as an opportunity to offer students a week of mini-courses, using the race environment as a giant learning lab and tapping a range of technologies to support student work.
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After only about five years since its inception, a free, open education resource called FLEXspace is already demonstrating its potential to improve both the process of creating campus learning spaces and the science of using them.
Blockchain technology could offer a more learner-centered alternative to traditional credentialing.
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Companies like AT&T and Google are expanding their partnerships with online education providers, creating new educational pathways to real jobs.
This tablet program was as much about helping faculty integrate technology into their courses as it was about outfitting students with computing devices for their academics.
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To improve the student experience in online courses, we need to focus on community-building, sharing and peer support.