EdNET Insight - Higher Ed Market Headlines http://www.ednetinsight.com en-us http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Central by Imulus (http://imulus.com) info@ednetinsight.com Blackboard Releases Paper on the Future of Higher Education http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/higher-ed-market-headlines/blackboard-releases-paper-on-the-future-of-higher-education.html Blackboard Inc., a leading education technology company for teaching, learning and student engagement, today released a new white paper exploring the future of higher education. Based on in-depth interviews with 13 American higher education thought leaders, the white paper "Future Forward: The Next Twenty Years of Higher Education" is being released in conjunction with Blackboard's 20th anniversary ]]> Monday, August 28, 2017 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/higher-ed-market-headlines/blackboard-releases-paper-on-the-future-of-higher-education.html Pearson, Duolingo Partner To Enhance Mobile Learning in Language Courses http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/higher-ed-market-headlines/pearson--duolingo-partner-to-enhance-mobile-learning-in-language-courses.html Pearson and Duolingo announced a partnership to provide college and university students with a fun, simple, and effective way to learn foreign languages. Beginning this fall, institutions and educators can offer their students a personalized language learning experience featuring high-quality content developed by Pearson, and delivered to students using Duolingo’s platform. ]]> Saturday, August 19, 2017 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/higher-ed-market-headlines/pearson--duolingo-partner-to-enhance-mobile-learning-in-language-courses.html Tulane To Increase Access to Quality Education Through Noodle Partners http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/higher-ed-market-headlines/tulane-to-increase-access-to-quality-education-through-noodle-partners.html Tulane University today announced a relationship with Noodle Partners, a company dedicated to dramatically improving the quality and delivery of online education. Adding to existing online degrees in public health and law, Tulane plans to launch an array of new market-competitive online degrees over the next several years. ]]> Monday, August 14, 2017 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/higher-ed-market-headlines/tulane-to-increase-access-to-quality-education-through-noodle-partners.html Augusta University Launches Echo360's Academic Video Platform http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/higher-ed-market-headlines/augusta-university-launches-echo360-s-academic-video-platform.html Augusta University has expanded its partnership with Echo360 to offer real time access to academic content and lectures across the university's nine colleges and schools. The expanded partnership is the result of a joint effort between the University's instructional technology and academic departments to select a video platform that will enable pedagogical flexibility, and maximize efficiency and reliability across multiple locations. ]]> Saturday, August 12, 2017 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/higher-ed-market-headlines/augusta-university-launches-echo360-s-academic-video-platform.html Picmonic Transforms Forgettable Text into Memorable Characters and Fun Stories http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/higher-ed-market-headlines/picmonic-transforms-forgettable-text-into-memorable-characters-and-fun-stories.html Picmonic ffers a new study tool that is uniquely designed for today's generation of students, Picmonic transforms forgettable text into memorable characters and fun stories. Starting from day one of school, students can use Picmonic to remember more, excel in school and score higher on exams ]]> Wednesday, August 09, 2017 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/higher-ed-market-headlines/picmonic-transforms-forgettable-text-into-memorable-characters-and-fun-stories.html OCCC and Blackboard Partner on Predictive Analytics http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/higher-ed-market-headlines/occc-and-blackboard-partner-on-predictive-analytics.html Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) and Blackboard Inc. announced an expansion of their 10-year partnership. Beginning in Spring 2018, the college will implement Blackboard Predict, a leading predictive analytics solution that analyzes student's data and activities in online learning environments to provide educators and advisors with the timely information they need to help students successfully complete their courses. ]]> Thursday, August 03, 2017 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/higher-ed-market-headlines/occc-and-blackboard-partner-on-predictive-analytics.html Zenith Education Group Introduces Altierus http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/higher-ed-market-headlines/zenith-education-group-introduces-altierus.html Zenith Education Group today introduced Altierus, the new brand name for its Everest career college campuses. Altierus will be launched over the next few weeks in markets where the schools are located. Zenith is now in a position to reach its ultimate vision of becoming a third pathway for nontraditional students for whom community colleges and for-profit schools haven't worked... ]]> Wednesday, July 19, 2017 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/higher-ed-market-headlines/zenith-education-group-introduces-altierus.html Echo360 Releases Data Dashboard http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/higher-ed-market-headlines/echo360-releases-data-dashboard.html Echo360 announced the launch of its lecture capture data dashboard designed specifically for administrators. The new data visualization provides administrators with real-time insights into faculty and student usage, improving the reliability and application of lecture capture in and beyond the classroom. ]]> Tuesday, July 18, 2017 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/higher-ed-market-headlines/echo360-releases-data-dashboard.html TeamDynamix Pulse Study Finds 20% Improvement in IT Maturity in Higher Ed, Emphasis on Knowledge Portals http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/higher-ed-market-headlines/teamdynamix-pulse-study-finds-20--improvement-in-it-maturity-in-higher-ed--emphasis-on-knowledge-portals.html TeamDynamix has released results of the 2017 Pulse Study revealing a 20 percent improvement in IT Maturity over 2016 as colleges and universities ramp capabilities to meet growing demand generated through increased spending in edtech. The greatest increases in maturity center around the student experience with sharp improvements in response time and self-service capabilities. ]]> Tuesday, July 11, 2017 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/higher-ed-market-headlines/teamdynamix-pulse-study-finds-20--improvement-in-it-maturity-in-higher-ed--emphasis-on-knowledge-portals.html EAB Announces the Student Success Management System http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/higher-ed-market-headlines/eab-announces-the-student-success-management-system.html EAB announcer the Student Success Management System (SSMS), a new category of enterprise technology that enables students, faculty, administrators, advisors, and other student support professionals to work together to guide students toward their graduation and employment goals. The SSMS enables all stakeholders on campus to manage student success through one technology system. ]]> Wednesday, July 05, 2017 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/higher-ed-market-headlines/eab-announces-the-student-success-management-system.html panOpen Partners with Instructure To Integrate OERPlatform into Canvas LMS http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/higher-ed-market-headlines/panopen-partners-with-instructure-to-integrate-oerplatform-into-canvas-lms.html panOpen has partnered with Instructure to provide seamless integration of panOpen’s OER-based learning platform into the Canvas learning management system. The partnership marks another milestone in the growing maturity of Open Educational Resources in higher education. ]]> Saturday, July 01, 2017 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/higher-ed-market-headlines/panopen-partners-with-instructure-to-integrate-oerplatform-into-canvas-lms.html Top Hat Launches Affordable Online Marketplace for Higher Education http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/higher-ed-market-headlines/top-hat-launches-affordable-online-marketplace-for-higher-education.html Top Hat announced the full release of the Top Hat Marketplace, a unique and game-changing resource of affordable and customizable educational content. Professors can publish, share, and collaborate with peers in the Top Hat Marketplace on course materials. This educational content resource is now available to thousands of educators at over 750 of the top 1,000 North American colleges and universities. ]]> Wednesday, June 14, 2017 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/higher-ed-market-headlines/top-hat-launches-affordable-online-marketplace-for-higher-education.html Ivy Tech Extends Partnership with Blackboard http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/higher-ed-market-headlines/ivy-tech-extends-partnership-with-blackboard.html Ivy Tech Community College, Indiana's largest public postsecondary institution and the nation's largest singly accredited statewide community college system, is extending its partnership with Blackboard through 2020 to further support enrollment growth, enhance the student experience and increase retention. ]]> Thursday, June 08, 2017 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/higher-ed-market-headlines/ivy-tech-extends-partnership-with-blackboard.html IBM Expands New Collar Career Partnerships with Community Colleges http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/higher-ed-market-headlines/ibm-expands-new-collar-career-partnerships-with-community-colleges.html IBM announced it is expanding partnerships with numerous community colleges in the United States to better prepare more Americans for "New Collar" career opportunities. In these well-paying roles, in-demand technology skills are valued more than credentials, and a traditional four-year college degree may not always be required. ]]> Wednesday, June 07, 2017 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/higher-ed-market-headlines/ibm-expands-new-collar-career-partnerships-with-community-colleges.html Pearson, Chemeketa CC Expand Digital Course Material Partnership http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/higher-ed-market-headlines/pearson--chemeketa-cc-expand-digital-course-material-partnership.html Pearson an expanded partnership with Chemeketa Community College to provide students increased access to high-quality, digital course materials at significant cost savings. Chemeketa piloted its Course Materials Fee Program in Fall 2016. The pilot included more than 330 students enrolled in the Introduction to Business course, which leveraged Pearson’s MyBusinessLab™ digital learning technology. ]]> Tuesday, June 06, 2017 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/higher-ed-market-headlines/pearson--chemeketa-cc-expand-digital-course-material-partnership.html Ambassador and OpenStax Partner http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/higher-ed-market-headlines/ambassador-and-openstax-partner.html In an ongoing commitment to provide accessible, affordable options, Ambassador and OpenStax have forged a partnership to break down barriers through free and low cost learning materials, helping faculty create rich collections of resources and empowering more students to succeed. ]]> Monday, June 05, 2017 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/higher-ed-market-headlines/ambassador-and-openstax-partner.html Jenzabar Launches Jenzabar One Solution Set http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/higher-ed-market-headlines/jenzabar-launches-jenzabar-one-solution-set.html Jenzabar®, Inc. launched Jenzabar One during its Annual User Conference, Jenzabar’s Annual Meeting. Jenzabar One is a flexible solution set exclusive to higher education, reflecting the purposeful and continuous intersection of products across Jenzabar’s full technology portfolio to best support client technology needs one institution at a time. ]]> Wednesday, May 31, 2017 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/higher-ed-market-headlines/jenzabar-launches-jenzabar-one-solution-set.html ASU Expands the Use of McGraw-Hill Education's ALEKS AI Software http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/higher-ed-market-headlines/asu-expands-the-use-of-mcgraw-hill-education-s-aleks-ai-software.html A new Precalculus course added this month to Arizona State University's online Global Freshman Academy leverages McGraw-Hill Education's ALEKS adaptive software. The Precalculus course is the second math course in the Global Freshman Academy (GFA) that uses ALEKS's artificial intelligence to create a personalized learning experience for students. ]]> Tuesday, May 30, 2017 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/higher-ed-market-headlines/asu-expands-the-use-of-mcgraw-hill-education-s-aleks-ai-software.html StraighterLine and Tennessee State Announce Partnership http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/higher-ed-market-headlines/straighterline-and-tennessee-state-announce-partnership.html StraighterLine has partnered with Tennessee State University to offer students a convenient and affordable online option to earn credit towards their college degree. Through the school’s partnership with StraighterLine, TSU now offers students even more flexible options to earn a bachelor’s degree and prepare for the knowledge-based jobs of tomorrow. ]]> Saturday, May 27, 2017 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/higher-ed-market-headlines/straighterline-and-tennessee-state-announce-partnership.html Barnes & Noble Education Teams with Unizin on Predictive Analytics http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/higher-ed-market-headlines/barnes---noble-education-teams-with-unizin-on-predictive-analytics.html BNED LoudCloud, a Barnes & Noble Education, Inc. company. announced an agreement with Unizin, Ltd. to provide its 22 member universities with BNED LoudCloud’s predictive analytics solution. As a result, faculty and advisors will have access to a customized solution that helps educators identify, monitor, and support at-risk students, with the goal of improving student success rates and retention. ]]> Wednesday, May 24, 2017 http://www.ednetinsight.com/news-alerts/higher-ed-market-headlines/barnes---noble-education-teams-with-unizin-on-predictive-analytics.html