Technology

Technology
May 03, 2016
Higher education groups say Education Department's proposed rules on teacher preparation program discriminate against distance education providers.

Surveys

Oct. 14, 2015 -- Inside Higher Ed's 2015 Survey of Faculty Attitudes on Technology explored the views of instructors (and campus administrators who oversee digital learning) on a range of timely issues.

A copy of the report can be downloaded here.

On Nov. 12, Inside Higher Ed's Scott Jaschik and Carl Straumsheim conducted a 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 Mediasite, the Learning House and Academic Partnerships.

Booklets

"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.

Inside Higher Ed featured a webinar on October 13 in which its editors and reporters discussed the themes of the booklet. Click here to listen to the webinar.

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

Blogs

Law, Policy -- and IT?
May 30, 2016 - 4:41pm

A trip with layers of meaning.

 

Student Affairs and Technology
May 26, 2016 - 6:29pm

Teaching and development.

Technology and Learning
May 26, 2016 - 9:00pm

Learning from dead malls and big malls.

Archive

March 30, 2012

Hoping to attract colleges skittish about partnering with a for-profit company, Excelsior College opens new venture aimed at helping traditional colleges move online.

March 27, 2012

In a major plot twist in the battle between open-source and proprietary learning platforms, Blackboard buys a major open-source service provider and plans a division around it.

March 21, 2012

Lasell College mandates that all faculty use basic features in the online learning platform, sparking discussion of traditional colleges, LMS usage and the "data revolution."

March 14, 2012

Reed College alumni are so eager to advise their younger counterparts that they're donating $40 to the college every time they're asked to help.

March 13, 2012

Cash-poor students and organizations turn to popular crowdfunding site to fund-raise for projects that institutional sources are unable or unwilling to bankroll.

March 7, 2012

Two Stanford professors spin off their experiments with massively open online courses (MOOCs) into a company that could serve as a platform for similar projects.

March 1, 2012

A legal spat over e-textbook "enhancement" tools highlights the importance of digital content as tech companies clamber for customers.

February 27, 2012

Throughout the Midwest, a new name highlights interest of universities and politicians in technology transfer.

February 22, 2012

As University of Hawaii puts the kibosh on a porn-peddling imposter, Educause says new dot-xxx Web domains are proving to be a real nuisance for higher ed.

February 21, 2012

Decades of Education Department data show universities allocating less money to libraries as overall spending has ballooned.

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