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Video Applications Makes Students More Engaged

Video Applications Makes Students More Engaged

Image Source: Wikimedia Video applications give higher education the ability to create immersive learning experiences.  Arizona State University has developed the Decision Theater (DT), a space that utilizes video applications, data visualization, and advanced computing capabilities that helps researchers and students alike. It can help with the visualization of many different scenarios and solutions. TheRead more about Video Applications Makes Students More Engaged[…]

New Platform Makes Earning College Credit Easier

New Platform Makes Earning College Credit Easier

Image Source: Wikimedia   For many adult learners, trying to find a balance between course work and their job can be difficult.  The Center for Educational Measurement (CEM) at Excelsior College have teamed up with Cengage to create a new platform that lets adult learners earn college credit.  The new mobile platform, called CourXam, givesRead more about New Platform Makes Earning College Credit Easier[…]

Ways to Help Nontraditional Students with Technology

Ways to Help Nontraditional Students with Technology

Image Source: Wikipedia   Nearly half of the students that are enrolled in a higher education intuitions are considered nontraditional. For a quarter of them, this means that they are over the age of 30, bit despite the large numbers, Forbes reports that the older students are completing their degrees at a lower rate. BeingRead more about Ways to Help Nontraditional Students with Technology[…]