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Digital Learning Technology in Higher Education

Digital Learning Technology in Higher Education

Image Source: Pixabay Digital learning technology (DLT) is an umbrella term that covers a wide range of technologies that “facilitates teaching and learning, from digital course materials and e-textbooks, to lecture recordings and learning management systems” (Kelly).  According to the Digital Study Trends Survey by McGraw-Hill Education, over 1,000 college students across the United States shareRead more about Digital Learning Technology in Higher Education[…]

STEM: Building Online Communities

STEM: Building Online Communities

Image Source: Vimeo In speculation of modern pop-culture’s social use of interactive media applications, the more aesthetically pleasing interfaces are dominant by having quick and convenient means of communication between users and their networks. As a result, social media’s influence has gained a title not only in the networking department, but also serves as aRead more about STEM: Building Online Communities[…]

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[…]

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[…]