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Innovation at the Intersection of Technology and Teaching

From its beginnings decades ago as a small community college, Boise State University has recently achieved status as a doctoral research university an is recognized for rising enrollment, retention, and graduation rates. Director of Learning Technology Solutions Leif Nelson shares practical experience with managing change and promoting buy-in, as well as thoughts about where innovative teaching and technology will intersect in higher education.


3 Strategies to Engage Students in Online Learning

Despite the popularity of online programs, online-only students tend to struggle more than those in face-to-face courses. While 79% of online students view online programs as at least as good – if not better than – traditional courses, online courses typically have a 10-20% lower retention rate. But it doesn’t have to be that way. Here are three practical, proven ways to engage students in online learning programs.


Seven Ways You Need to Make Your Video Lecture Accessible

Make sure your college's online lectures are ADA and Section 508 compliant with:


Using Video to Drive Student Success – Full webinar recording with Odessa College

View the full webinar recording on how Odessa College doubled graduation rates, earning the Aspen Prize Rising Star Award. Hear about their four strategies to strengthen instructor-student relationships and how video analytics helped reach struggling students.


Train Faculty to Create Amazing Course Videos

Training faculty on technology is challenging. See tips from other colleges and universities on how they encourage faculty to create course content that is interactive and effective.


Secrets to Making Videos with Impact

Lecture capture and other forms of video technology are quickly becoming a hot topic in academia nationwide as researchers from several acclaimed universities find evidence supporting its effectiveness among students. Recent reports out of Harvard, Columbia, and MIT have broken down the elements of video and investigated the effects of each one, discovering that these features can reduce mind wandering by half, increase note-taking trifold, and raise final test scores by over 25%.


Complete Guide to Selecting an IAM Solution for Higher Ed

Not all IAM systems are created equal.

Colleges and universities face unique identity and access management (IAM) challenges that most commercial enterprise, homegrown, and legacy IAM systems simply can’t handle.


Thinking Outside the (Capture) Box

Learn how Boise State University evaluated and selected the software-based video platform that resulted in a 6x greater video platform adoption rate, lowered cost per user by 99%, and improved student outcomes.