WebAssign has launched PlaceU, a new tool designed to help institutions place students based on their own online assessments or those of other universities, such as Purdue or Texas A&M.
Blackboard introduces Moodlerooms 3.0, with enhancements designed to improve teaching and learning experiences for teachers, students and administrators.
Two new graduate-level STEM classes will use a mixed modality teaching model that combines onsite and online instruction.
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A research project at Pennsylvania State University looked at how to improve the completion rate for people who undertake massive open online courses — a rate that currently stands at a dismal 10 percent.
Shindig today announced its integration with Canvas by Instructure, bringing the former's video chat platform to the learning management system.
Union College has teamed with a private partner in an effort to make affordable online courses more easily available to students.
Excelsior College has teamed with a private partner to create a low-cost alternative pathway to college credit.
The planned acquisition of LinkedIn by Microsoft could either sound the death knell for colleges and universities put out of business by the coming "competency marketplace," or it could help schools raise their retention and graduation rates, thereby ensuring their long-term success.
Instructors at USC's Keck School now have a new resource for flipping the classroom.