President Trump Thursday morning released a $1.15 trillion budget proposal that cuts the United States Department of Education’s $68 billion budget by $9.2 billion (or 13.5 percent), down to $59 billion.
Intellify Learning and The Learning House are collaborating to expand data analytics for online learning programs.
The Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities and the Institute for Higher Education Policy are out with a new effort to push student-level data collection. The groups have released 14 case studies spotlighting how data collection can help boost student learning and graduation rates.
Schoology, a learning management system for K–12, higher education institutions and companies, is holding its fourth annual user conference to equip users with the skills and support needed to accelerate their school or institutional goals.
An effort at Kansas State University seeks to preserve thousands of hours of video content amassed over the last three-plus decades. The legacy content, including historical footage, guest lectures and more, is being imported to Sonic Foundry's Mediasite video content management platform, which will serve as a central repository for all academic video files on campus.
JoomlaLMS has released an update to its learning management system. JoomlaLMS 2.1.0 is compatible with PHP7, is twice as fast as its previous version and features improved performance and reporting.
Starting this week the original course that thrust MIT into the annals of MOOC history will exist no longer — although an updated version will continue being available.
D2L is rolling out a number of enhancements to its flagship learning management system.
A new National Academies Press book examines the successes, challenges and opportunities for undergraduate research experiences, specifically for STEM students.