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NJEdge partners OOHLALA Mobile

Mar 29, 2018
NJEdge, a nonprofit organization which provides digital and IT solutions to academic and research institutions, and OOHLALA Mobile, the leading mobile platform for student engagement, have entered a strategic partnership to provide college students and faculty with academic...
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How Examity prevents students from cheating during online exams

Mar 28, 2018
Even though many institutions are embracing online education, some schools still have concerns about the legitimacy of online learning exams - and for good reason.
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Young millennials are snacking on careers

Mar 25, 2018
Changing jobs, and even streams, is a common trait among millennials and experts say it's time companies accept this as the future of work
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Planned Obsolescence

Mar 23, 2018
Most colleges and universities rarely kill academic programs for underperforming. They (and their students) would be better off if they regularly culled programs that aren't giving graduates the skills they need, Ryan Craig writes.
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Human Learning #32 Coursera's MasterTracks, Do MOOCs need to offer a path to...

Mar 22, 2018
Coursera have introduced MasterTracks which, seem very similar to MicroMasters. The pitch is the same - modular Masters and like MicroMasters its the logical direction for MOOCs to go.
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Online, Cheap -- and Elite

Mar 20, 2018
Analysis of Georgia Tech's MOOC-inspired online master's degree in computer science suggests that elite institutions can successfully deliver high-quality, low-cost degrees to students at scale. But will other institutions follow suit?
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No Joke - The Cost of College

Mar 20, 2018
A block away from my campus is a billboard that caught my attention.
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The Forgotten Students

Mar 20, 2018
I'm working currently on a book about why people choose college. In the course of the research, I've listened to hundreds of students tell their story about how they made the college - or any postsecondary education - decision.
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A Renewal for Phoenix's Warehouse District: Polished but Gritty

Mar 18, 2018
For more than half a century, Phoenix ignored its warehouse district, leaving the area dormant with aging buildings ripe for vandalism. The eyesore felt eerie at night, and no one stepped foot there in the day.
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Why "integration' is key to replace resumes with digital portfolios

Mar 17, 2018
One of the best pieces of parenting advice I've received came from the famous book How To Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk. In it, the authors suggest that to engage cooperation...
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