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.


Law, Policy -- and IT?
October 3, 2015 - 11:52am

Questions and some answers on the shootings at an Oregon community college.


Student Affairs and Technology
October 2, 2015 - 4:03am

When will this end?

Technology and Learning
October 1, 2015 - 9:00pm

What I hope to learn from my open online learning colleagues at Learning With MOOCS II - 2015.


October 6, 2011
With state support eroding, public colleges and universities should go online to expand the reach of their academic programs, Jeb Bush and Jim Hunt argue.
October 5, 2011
A federal judge dismisses a copyright lawsuit against UCLA, saying streaming videos on secure course websites is the same as screening a film in a classroom.
October 4, 2011

After more than a decade outsourcing to a for-profit partner, Saint Leo University takes online education into its own hands.

September 30, 2011
Media studies professor says traditional journals and presses need to become more open and dynamic if they want to avoid becoming dead on their feet.
September 29, 2011
For-profits complain that U.S. News is trying to rank virtual programs by traditional standards that don't fit their student profiles.
September 28, 2011
Could the creative use of technology help humanities scholars win back public support?
September 27, 2011
Faculty members say U. of San Diego layoffs of library workers whose jobs weren't digital fly in the face of the Catholic institution's social teachings.
September 23, 2011
Citing a need to save money and rethink information access, several liberal arts colleges have placed libraries and IT in the same administrative unit.
September 21, 2011
Students who loathed a Pennsylvania university's weeklong campus ban of social networking sites last year won't be happy today. But the university hopes they'll learn something.
September 21, 2011
At Sustainable Scholarship conference, academic librarians and publishers discuss why understanding readers is more essential than ever in the digital age.


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