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EDUCAUSE research snapshot: 2017 IT issues

Posted on February 2, 2017

This infographic looks at the Top 10 IT issues for the coming year.

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The coming age of digital education

Posted on February 2, 2017

FE News examines the increased demand for flexibility and convenience in higher education.

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Looking beyond the LMS: Why a single app won’t work

Posted on February 2, 2017

Malcolm Brown looks at the future of learning management systems.

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Struggling = learning

Posted on February 2, 2017

In this blog post, Karl Kapp looks at how struggling with learning material is essential to learning and growth.

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Beyond teaching with instinct

Posted on February 2, 2017

Michael Feldstein advocates for the adoption of “learning science”.

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The idea that launched a thousand strategic plans

Posted on February 2, 2017

This article explores the idea of the “skills gap” and how it influences, and is influenced by, universities, employers, and industries.

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Moocs can transform education—but not yet

Posted on December 22, 2016

Times Higher Education looks at MOOCs over the last few years and their potential impact on higher education in the future.

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Mass learning must mean web-based study

Posted on December 22, 2016

Laurence Brockliss, a professor at the University of Oxford, argues that institutional inertia is halting the progress of online courses.

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Education technology and the ‘new economy’

Posted on December 22, 2016

Educational technology writer Audrey Watters takes a critical look at the increasing push towards computer science education.

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Meeting the challenge of demographic change

Posted on December 22, 2016

In this commentary in The Chronicle of Higher Education, Joe Garcia and William Serrata examine the need for colleges to find new ways of recruiting and retaining increasingly diverse student bodies.

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