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Texting to Get Tutoring in Students’ Hands

Students in English and math courses at Moorpark College weren’t using tutoring services, but now they can text their tutor to get help at their fingertips. The initiative has increased engagement with tutoring and raised passing rates in the participating courses.

Billion-Dollar Donation Makes Tuition Free at Albert Einstein Medical College

A $1 billion donation to the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in the Bronx borough of New York City will...
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Report: Elements of Success in Online Education

Fully online degree programs have the opportunity to serve today’s learners, but they must remain grounded in the best practices of learning and student support. A report from CHEPP identifies seven areas of focus.

State Action, Social Media and the Supreme Court: Academic Minute

Today on the Academic Minute: Charles Russo, the Joseph Panzer Chair in Education in the School of Education and Health...
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University of California Lifts Ban on Online Degree Programs

Even as the debate on online courses continues, the UC move is creating concern about shared governance between faculty and university leaders. 

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Facial Recognition Heads to Class. Will Students Benefit?

Innovators plow forward with this technology in a largely unregulated ecosystem. Ethicists and a new National Academies report urge caution.

Arizona Governor Demands Meeting With Regents on Finances

Following a war of words between the University of Arizona Faculty Senate chair and the chair of the Arizona Board...