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UC Davis' Debuts K-12 Robotics and Computing Resources

K-12 STEM teachers now have a new, free resource to help their students learn math, coding and robotics

California State University System Makes E-Portfolios Available to All Students and Alumni

The California State University (CSU) System has signed a three year agreement to provide students and alumni from all 23 campuses with access to electronic portfolios.

Cal State U Offers E-Portfolios to Students, Alumni

The California State University system is making e-portfolios available to all 460,000 students and 3 million alumni from all 23 of its campuses.

Industry Partnership to Release Integrated System for Competency-Based Education

LoudCloud Systems and Greenwood Hall are teaming up to launch an integrated offering for colleges and universities offering competency-based education programs.

EBSCO Debuts Platform for College, Career Prep

EBSCO has launched PrepStep, a new online platform designed to help students prepare for college and careers.

Rutgers Gets Cyberbullying Research Help

Rutgers University research into the automatic detection of cyberbullying has a new supporter.

Indiana U Helps Launch 100 Gbps Trans-Pacific Circuit

Indiana University is leading a collaborative project with the Pacific Northwest Gigapop to establish a trans-Pacific 100 gigabit-per-second (Gbps) circuit dedicated to research and education.

Warren Wilson College Picks New Resource Planning System

The unique college near Asheville, NC selected Jenzabar EX to replace its existing student information system.

OLC to Award Prizes for Excellence in Digital Courseware

The Online Learning Consortium is launching two new awards programs with the help of a $2.5-million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

Grassroots Education Clearing House Partners With Mobile Device-First Management Supplier

A client management system that focuses on mobile devices is partnering with a clearing house for in-person and online courses.