Technology

Technology
Nov 06, 2018
Universities are under legal pressure to make their websites fully accessible to people with disabilities, but is "fully" even possible?
Nov 07, 2018
Number and proportion of college and university students taking classes online grew solidly in 2017, as overall postsecondary enrollments fell. A third of all students now take at least one online course.

Surveys

Oct. 31, 2018 -- Inside Higher Ed's 2018 Survey of Faculty Attitudes on Technology was conducted in conjunction with researchers from Gallup. You may download a free copy here.

On Tuesday, Nov. 27, at 2 p.m. Eastern, Inside Higher Ed will present a free webcast to discuss the results of the survey. Please register for the webcast here.

The Inside Higher Ed Survey of Faculty Attitudes on Technology was made possible in part with support from Mediasite, Pearson, Portfolium and VitalSource.

Booklets

"Flipping the Classroom and Other Techniques to Improve Teaching" is Inside Higher Ed's new downloadable compilation of articles.

The booklet, the latest in a series of free, print-on-demand collections, examines how instructors and institutions are experimenting with new approaches to student learning.

On Thursday, December 7, Inside Higher Ed's editors presented a free webcast to discuss the themes of the booklet. You may view a recording of the webcast here.

This booklet was made possible in part by the advertising support of Top Hat.

Blogs

Library Babel Fish
November 12, 2018 - 3:32pm

Bruce Schneier has some recommendations for making the internet more resilient and secure.

Technology and Learning
November 12, 2018 - 9:00pm

What a couple of lost dogs tell us about community and technology.

Technology and Learning
November 11, 2018 - 9:00pm

How higher ed IT challenges the traditional campus liberal-bias narrative.

Archive

April 3, 2007
Social networking sites pose risks for students and challenges for colleges that try to monitor them, write Sheldon Steinbach and Lynn Deavers.
March 1, 2007
Music industry's new tack on illegal file sharing lets students settle before being sued -- but puts college officials in the middle.
February 27, 2007
Video of a graphic breakup, with hundreds at Chapel Hill watching, is online hit. Although it was apparently staged, some educators are disturbed.
February 15, 2007
House hearing on president's 2008 plan renews concerns about shift of funds from National Science Foundation to Education Department.
February 7, 2007
Professor gives his class a real-world demonstration of how to use often-viewed sites to quickly spread content.
February 2, 2007
Under fire in patent dispute, software giant says it won't sue open source providers. Has the company gone far enough to satisfy its critics?
January 26, 2007
Middlebury's history professors, as a department, tell students they can't cite the popular (and not always accurate) Web encyclopedia.
January 8, 2007
Proposals floated during NCAA convention seek to limit how college coaches can electronically communicate with recruits.
December 18, 2006
Econ department thought it had perfect video to attract Ph.D. students. Current students thought otherwise -- and shared views on YouTube.
November 10, 2006
Nearly 3.2 million students took at least one college course online last year, up about 25 percent from 2004, an annual survey shows. 

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