Online degrees are poised to shake up the academy, says Kevin Carey, director of educational policy at the New America Foundation. That they haven’t yet is not the fault of technology as much as it is the perceived value of a traditional college diploma.
Stable, reliable and adaptable. Those are the key descriptors for a successful learning management system.
With a design to do things their own way, Generation Z, or people ages 16 to 19, could change higher ed.
Students today primarily get their entertainment from the Internet, says veteran UBTech speaker Brian Klaas, senior web systems designer at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
As technology advances and students remain on the cutting edge, colleges and universities have no choice but to keep up. That means ensuring that students can access the information they need, whenever they need it, from whatever device they choose.
President, Roger Williams University, Rhode Island
Topic: Tuition and financial aid
We are facing unaccustomed financial, demographic and competitive pressures, and if we do not address them now, many of us won’t be around in another 40 years.
University Business is proud to announce this year’s Readers’ Choice Top Products. College and university leaders from across the country have nominated the products they are using to operate their institutions more efficiently and enhance students’ experiences.
A National Council on Teacher Quality report citing a lack of rigor and grade inflation in teacher preparation courses is being disputed by the organization that represents college and university education programs.
What college students are learning—and how—has become a mainstream talking point across the political spectrum.
To help our readers navigate the coming year in higher education, University Business proudly presents Outlook 2015.
Gerry McCartney embraces technology as much as he rejects it.
Managing course scheduling involves more than just cracking a complex logistical code each semester. It’s also a potential bane or boon to the operating budget.