The White House today announced it would expand its TechHire initiative to connect an additional 20 communities to in-demand IT careers, including Anchorage, AL, Boston, MA, and Puerto Rico. In addition, several new partners are joining the initiative to bring new events to the 71 total TechHire communities across the country next year.
Worldwide tablet shipments are expected to decline by 12 percent for the rest of 2016, rounding out the year at 182.3 million shipments, according to a new forecast from the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Tablet Tracker.
While the most common reason non-traditional students pursue a bachelor's degree is to get a better job, for traditional students, the top reason is because it's the "next logical step." While more non-traditional students choose their institution based on scheduling flexibility, traditional students are drawn by the overall reputation of the institution.
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Credo today announced that it is contributing reporting, learning outcomes tracking and analytics features to Open edX, the open source learning management system originally developed for edX's online courses and MOOCs.
The company's 2017 Active Learning Center Grant launches today.
HP today announced a “rugged” convertible laptop designed for classrooms. The new HP ProBook x360 11 G1 Education Edition (EE) is touch-enabled and claims to be “the world’s thinnest rugged convertible notebook PC.”
Over the next five years, four community colleges in the Los Angeles Community College District (LACCD) will each receive $6 million in grants from the United States Department of Education, in an effort to support Latino students pursuing STEM careers.
Zoom, a video conferencing and collaboration platform, has been added to the list of service providers for Internet2’s Net+ initiative.
Rockland Community College is undertaking an $11.1 million energy retrofit that is designed to save $558,000 each year and reduce greenhouse emissions by more than 1,000 metric tons.