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.


November 28, 2007
New president of Rochester Institute of Technology proposes alternate way for academe to support business and the economy -- and it involves admitting that your institution won't have a big windfall.
November 27, 2007
As more colleges move to Google or Microsoft, institutions start to consider the educational implications of the shift.
November 19, 2007
Drexel instructors create a program that combines experiential assignments with a hybrid format.
November 13, 2007
Authors of new book explain how "blended learning" can improve traditional education, when online interactions can be better than lectures and more.
November 12, 2007
A proposal at the University of Maryland to detect possible plagiarism with software pits overworked graduate students against students and professors.
October 31, 2007
A representative of the recording industry, a professor, a songwriter and a founding member of Jefferson Airplane discuss the future of file sharing.
October 29, 2007
A professor and a technology specialist discuss their attempt to bring term papers out into the open with the resource many faculty members abhor.
October 26, 2007

As information technology leaders convened for the Educause meetings Thursday in Seattle, they talked about some of the same issues that are attracting attention in higher ed outside of technology circles: links to K-12, making courses more engaging and measuring what students learn.

October 25, 2007

If recent history is any guide, students' online behavior is not only unpredictable, but it would be futile to try to change it.

October 24, 2007
The annual Campus Computing Survey focuses on IT security and crisis management, finding gaps in preparation but fewer attacks on networks.


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