Sep 25, 2015
Professors at U of Wisconsin at Madison hope to find a way to revolutionize teaching, helping teachers find out exactly how their students learn and the best ways to teach subjects students may struggle with.


Oct. 29, 2014 -- Inside Higher Ed's 2014 Survey of Faculty Attitudes on Technology examined the views of faculty members and academic technology administrators on online education and a range of other technology-related issues.

The survey was conducted in conjunction with researchers from Gallup. 

Inside Higher Ed regularly surveys key higher ed professionals on a range of topics. A copy of the report can be downloaded here.

On Nov. 18, Inside Higher Ed's Scott Jaschik and Carl Straumsheim conducted a free webinar analyzing the survey's findings and answering readers' questions. To view the webinar, please click here.

The survey was made possible in part by financial support from Blackboard, Pearson and Sonic Foundry.


"The Evolution of Distance Learning" is Inside Higher Ed's latest compilation of articles.

The print-on-demand booklet features articles about a range of institutions and approaches.

This compilation is free and you may download a copy here.

And you may sign up here for a free webinar on Tuesday, Oct. 13, at 2 p.m. Eastern about the themes of the booklet.


Technology and Learning
October 7, 2015 - 9:00pm

Why didn’t I hear about this book until Dean Dad mentioned it?

Technology and Learning
October 6, 2015 - 9:00pm

How professional gatherings mimic and illuminate postsecondary instructional practices.

Library Babel Fish
October 6, 2015 - 3:12am

A visit to a class meeting in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park shows just how compelling a good research experience can be. 


December 6, 2013

At a conference on MOOC research, speakers back up commonly held beliefs about the medium with data.

November 26, 2013

Responding to another essay, John Raucci Jr. says that professors can be skeptical of online learning and want to experiment with technology-enabled education.

November 26, 2013

New study of online learning, finding those who've taken distance courses to be more likely to earn certificates and degrees, is at odds with earlier research focusing on shorter-term outcomes.

November 25, 2013

Using the MOOC provider edX, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology starts to talk about "unbundling" its own education.


November 20, 2013

An effort to simplify how institutions are authorized to operate in multiple states prepares to invite its first members.

November 19, 2013

After a year of experimenting with online education, faculty members at San Jose State University raise the alarm about governance at the institution.



November 15, 2013

Instead of waiting for lawmakers, IT officials and privacy experts say higher education should lead on privacy rules.

November 8, 2013

A new market forecast suggests learning management systems won't just survive for another five years -- they'll thrive.

November 8, 2013

This month's edition of our monthly technology podcast examines how to use podcasts to improve teaching and learning.

November 6, 2013

In two separate analyses, researchers cast doubt about claims made by Purdue on the impact of its early-warning system on retention.


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