Today’s students are eager to learn, but they also have high expectations when it comes to technology on campus. They are constantly on the go, carrying several mobile devices, and learning and studying at all hours. Many schools now have virtualized their apps and desktops to reach students on their personal devices, reduce lab costs, and ease infrastructure management. But what happens when your app delivery strategy isn’t meeting your needs?
Sponsored By Citrix
The challenge is supporting device needs, and anticipating future demand. Network infrastructure is a simple way to solve for today and tomorrow. This webinar will review mobility trends, connectivity requirements and converged fiber networks for cellular, Ethernet and Wi-Fi needs.
Sponsored By Corning and Vision Technologies
In this webinar, you’ll hear directly from Brad Englert, CIO, and Karen French, Instructional Designer in the Office of Instructional Innovation, at University of Texas Austin. UT Austin’s 51,000 students and 3,000 faculty are working to change the world through groundbreaking research and cutting-edge teaching and learning techniques. Five years ago, they kicked off the process of bringing Google Apps for Education to everyone on campus.
Moving to Google Apps has not only saved UT Austin money, but they have seen learning and teaching has become a lot more flexible with collaborative tools that work on any device. In this webinar, hear from Brad and Karen about how their process of transitioning to Google and the opportunities that going Google has brought them.
Sponsored By Google
Every student deserves hands-on experience with the same tools and technologies they’ll encounter in their careers. As an educator, you recognize the need to adapt curriculum accordingly, but you might still be wondering where to begin. Recognizing the profound implications of 3D printing for the future of design and manufacturing, Stratasys Education has designed a 3D printing course to prepare students for current and emerging careers in those fields.
Sponsored By Stratasys
Reliable Wi-Fi is critical to colleges and universities today - that is nothing new. Wi-Fi networks designed and deployed in the last two years - or earlier - cannot support the influx of devices hitting the network and do not deliver upon ever-increasing student-bandwidth demands. Teachers require unwavering network connectivity to support a collaborative wireless classroom-learning environment.
Sponsored By Xirrus
There is a phenomenon taking place in higher education today. It is nothing short of a revolution regarding the advances in technology and how institutions of higher learning along with nontraditional organizations are utilizing powerful new tools to change the delivery of higher education . These new tools include new mobile devices, enhanced and feature-rich learning management systems, data-feeding sensors, 3D printers, smart classrooms, smart buildings, and collaboration tools allowing students and faculty to collaborate just about anywhere face-to-face, virtually.
Sponsored By Cisco Systems, Inc.
Building an exceptional student experience requires and alignment of various disparate data across the institution. A key part of the exceptional student experience is identifying which students are at risk of dropping out or leaving their institution. As reputation and the bottom line are impacted, it is critical to stem attrition in higher education. But what do you do once you've identified which students are at risk? Successful intervention is key to keeping students on track. That could consistent of academic intervention for extra course study, better advising, a revised set of classes. Or it could be non-academic intervention: more financial aid, a work-study program, or social services intervention.
Sponsored By IBM
“When the legend becomes fact, print the legend!” So says a character in the classic western “The Man Who Shot Liberty Valence.” Learning and development professionals try to discern facts from legends every day as they create learning solutions designed to meet clients’ needs. In this webcast, workplace learning expert, Pluralsight Chief Learning Evangelist and editor of ‘More Lies About Learning’ (ATD 2015) Larry Israelite shares his perspectives on the most compelling lies and how leaders can address them.
Sponsored By Pluralsight