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.


Library Babel Fish
October 8, 2015 - 8:12pm

You can make your work open access without sacrificing quality or prestige.

Technology and Learning
October 8, 2015 - 9:00pm

Do you also write emails that you never send?

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

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


December 23, 2011

Daytona State reins in a plan to push students and faculty toward electronic textbooks.

December 20, 2011

MIT's new open course initiative may shake the foundations of the higher ed credentialing system.

December 14, 2011

Latest Education Department data show steady overall spending, a boom in e-books and rising costs of electronic journal subscriptions.

December 13, 2011

How close can Stanford's computer science department get to offering world-class courses for free?

December 7, 2011

What, if anything, can a former hedge fund analyst and his motley crew of Silicon Valley number-crunchers teach higher education?

November 8, 2011

Ambitious online partnership between National Labor College and the Princeton Review ends, but big investment from the education company may help keep college viable.

November 8, 2011

Two staffers at Oberlin, working off hours, created website promoting their alma mater. Every line features a word most colleges would never use in their marketing.

November 2, 2011

$10 million investment by U. of Texas in technology company with ties to a former chancellor and scant evidence of impact on graduation rates has raised eyebrows.

October 25, 2011

Researchers at Ohio University suggest that honor codes are not as effective for deterring cheating in fully online courses.

October 24, 2011

CIOs say that they are tired of being pawns when it comes to negotiating big technology contracts with vendors.


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