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Priorities Marked Down by University CIOs

Priorities Marked Down by University CIOs

  Image Source: Maryland GovPics via Flickr At the annual Leadership Board for CIO’s (Chief Information Officer) information Technology in Higher Education, about 41 percent reveal that “security and privacy issues are their biggest concerns, followed by staffing concerns and funding issues.” They also found a problem with IT budgeting staffing and cloud usage. TheRead more about Priorities Marked Down by University CIOs[…]

Virtual Classrooms Expanding Higher Education’s Reach

Virtual Classrooms Expanding Higher Education’s Reach

Image Source: Commons Wikipedia For college students, taking virtual classes opens the door to opportunities of learning whenever and wherever they can. Online education has even helped create big innovations in collaboration at universities. Social interaction, however, has always been a concern. Many schools have used online tools to connect with experts around the world.Read more about Virtual Classrooms Expanding Higher Education’s Reach[…]

McGraw-Hill’s Improvement Could Change the Future of e-Learning

McGraw-Hill’s Improvement Could Change the Future of e-Learning

Image Source: flickr: Ed McGraw-Hill Education has been one of the largest publishers of textbooks and online homework sites in the world. They have books on about every subject and continue to make learning more accessible to the masses. In January, McGraw-Hill’s new online service went live. Connect 2 has multiple new features such asRead more about McGraw-Hill’s Improvement Could Change the Future of e-Learning[…]

Interactive Maps Help Students and Faculty Navigate Their University

Interactive Maps Help Students and Faculty Navigate Their University

When a college student receives their welcome college pack, the campus map is often a forgotten or confusing page. Now, with the help of technology, campus maps can make the change to the digital setting. At the University of Oregon, the interactive map on their website allows students and faculty an aerial view of theRead more about Interactive Maps Help Students and Faculty Navigate Their University[…]