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Symplicity Unveils Apps To Improve Job Matching for Students and Recruiters

In an effort to streamline job recruitment for both recruiters and students, Symplicity today unveiled two new mobile applications – Careers by Symplicity, a strategic job-searching tool for students, and OneStop On Campus, an easy-to-use tool for recruiters that enhances their job fair experiences and outcomes. Read More »

Pearson’s Active Learning Efficacy Report

Pearson has released the report, Active Learning: Implementation Strategies for High Impact, which details the results following the implementation of four different models of learning: emporium/lab-based, blended/hybrid, flipped-classroom, and fully online. The report also provides compelling, data-supported research across a variety of disciplines. Read More »

Pexip® Showcases Virtual Collaboration, and Distance Learning Capabilities

Pexip®, a leading innovator in scalable, distributed videoconferencing software, today announced its participation at THETA 2015 with partner NEC. Held at the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre in Broadbeach, Australia from May 11 - 13, THETA is one of the market's largest higher education events centered on promoting the technology partners and innovations that are transforming today's classroom experience. Read More »

Kaplan U Begins Offering Personalized Competency Reports

Kaplan University today announced that it has started providing its students with a personalized Competency Report. The report provides assessments of a student’s skill and knowledge demonstrated throughout his or her program(s) of study at the University. Read More »

Redesigning State Financial Aid

The Education Commission of the States, with support from USA Funds, is addressing student financial aid during a two-year, intensive project focused on bringing state financial aid policies in alignment with college completion goals. Through advancing principles to guide state aid policymaking, providing a 50-state policy database and supporting states through targeted technical assistance... Read More »

Pearson Collaborates with PEAK Learning To Improve Learner Outcomes

Pearson is collaborating with PEAK Learning®, the world’s leader in assessing and strengthening human resilience within organizations, to equip learners with the GRIT-focused skills and mindset they need to secure successful, sustainable career opportunities that help them to make measurable progress in their lives. Read More »

Higher Ed Finds a Better Way To Implement Cloud Services

Cloud applications are changing the way we compute: from storage and security, to collaboration, content and beyond, the cloud is providing new opportunities for higher education institutions to rethink and re-architect every aspect of their cyberinfrastructure. Read More »

Community Colleges Expanded Role Into Awarding Bachelor's Degrees

Traditionally the domain of four-year institutions, a growing number of states now allow community colleges to award bachelor's degrees as one strategy to meet workforce demands, address affordability and increase access to educational opportunities. Read More »

McGraw-Hill Education Enabling Educators to Build Personalized Learning Experiences

McGraw-Hill Education announced a commitment to open technology standards that will lower barriers to integration and allow anyone to build personalized learning experiences that integrate with the company's technologies. Read More »

Arizona's Sun Corridor Network Announces Two 100 Gigabit Connections to Internet2

The Sun Corridor Network, Arizona's high-speed research and education (R&E) network, is now providing 100 gigabit per second (100G) connections to Internet2, for academic researchers at Arizona State University (ASU), Northern Arizona University (NAU) and the University of Arizona (UA). Read More »