Kuali Foundation launches commercial service provider

Smart Title: 

The nonprofit Kuali Foundation launches a commercial service provider, 10 years after the community's formation.

George Washington U. clarifies 'no alternative textbook vendor' guidelines

Smart Title: 

George Washington U. backs away from telling faculty members they can't show students where to find less expensive versions of their textbooks.

In an unsettled ed-tech market, investments are easily found

Smart Title: 

Analysis shows deep-pocketed investors are searching for winners in an unsettled ed-tech market.

LinkedIn, other data aggregators heighten presence in college-prep marketplace

Smart Title: 

LinkedIn's new tool -- which allows users to see the careers that different majors lead to -- is one of several data-aggregation services seeking to inform students and parents about job outcomes.

U. of Texas at Austin announces, then delays, plans to charge for Internet access

Smart Title: 

U. of Texas at Austin faces blowback against a plan to limit access to its "first class" network -- and force those who exceed bandwidth limits to endure almost unusable speeds.

California State U. System nixes online degree arm for shared services model

Smart Title: 

The California State U. System scales back plans to enroll a quarter of a million students through a centralized online portal -- a goal that failed to attract interest across its 23 campuses and that many professors questioned.

Survey finds career aspirations motivating students in fully online programs

Smart Title: 

Survey suggests students in fully online programs are motivated by furthering their careers -- and that they will look outside their home states to do so.

For Unizin, common infrastructure means commercial software

Smart Title: 

Unizin, the university-led digital education consortium, places a bet on a common commercial software platform from Instructure.

One semester in, students satisfied with unfinished Georgia Tech online degree program

Smart Title: 

Georgia Tech is still putting the finishing touches on its affordable MOOC-like online master's degree, but students report a rewarding (and rigorous) first semester. However, enrollment and tuition targets may need some adjusting.

HighWire Press, after 19 years with Stanford U., spins off

Smart Title: 

After 19 years as an auxiliary of the Stanford University Libraries, the technology company HighWire Press spins off.


Subscribe to RSS - techadministrators
Back to Top