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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[…]

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[…]

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[…]