In a world where we can place people in empty seats in cars and empty beds in houses, why not place people in empty chairs in college classrooms?
Global smartphone sales will continue to grow, but not in the double digits anymore, according to market research firm Gartner. Smartphone sales are expected to grow 7 percent worldwide in 2016 and reach 1.5 billion units. That is significantly down from 14.4 percent growth in 2015, but it’s still substantial growth.
Cornell University and the University of Queensland have partnered to offer, via edX, a new massive open online course about sharks.
Enterprise cloud venture studio High Alpha has announced ClearScholar, a new cloud-based technology company developed in partnership with Butler University that aims to improve student success through personalized mobile engagement.
WebSeries, the new subscription portal on eCornell, hosts one-hour online events for working professionals and lifelong learners.
A new guide from OnlineSchoolsCenter ranks the top 10 disability-friendly schools and offers guidance to students with disabilities.
Cedarville University in Ohio is simplifying its tuition payment processing with technology from ACI Worldwide.
Schools relying on placement tests to determine whether students need developmental classes in order to be college-ready could be doing their students a disservice that lasts a lifetime.
The OER Degree Initiative will create degree programs that utilize openly licensed learning materials, eliminating the purchase of expensive textbooks and saving community college students thousands of dollars.
Florida State University has recently gone public with its expanded use of an e-procurement suite in an effort to improve visibility into its procurement processes.