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Carving a Role for Academic Innovation
May 11, 2015

Key Takeaways Academic innovation is not just about new channels for delivery, but includes approaching questions and answers in the context of new technologies and data . …

Electronic Lab Notebooks: ECAR-WG Technology Spotlight
April 9, 2015

Electronic lab notebooks (ELNs) are software-based tools to replace paper lab notebooks . Scientists and other researchers use laboratory notebooks to organize their data, and ELNs mov…

7 Things You Should Know About Universal Design for Learning
April 6, 2015

Universal Design for Learning is a framework for the design of materials and instructional methods that are usable by a wide range of students. One aim of UDL is to provide full access …

Vertus Charter School
March 26, 2015

The academic model of this charter high school for boys in Rochester, New York has four pillars: 1) strong relationships, 2) personalized year-round academics, 3) character education, and 4) care…

Massive Open Online Course (MOOC)

Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) True What Is a MOOC?…

Hidden Advantages of the Breakthrough Models Academy
May 13, 2015

Author: Dustin Hilt, Simmons College While it isn’t hard to find plenty of background ( here , here , and here , for example) on the Breakthrough Models Academy (BMA)…

Postsecondary Trending Now: Unbundling
May 12, 2015

Until the last decade or two, “going to college” was shorthand for sitting in classrooms several times a week, course by course and semester by semester, for two to four years, and ende…

New Report on Facing the Challenges of Innovation
May 11, 2015

Innovation is an oft-prescribed solution to a growing problem in academia: sustainability. It may be a simple word – innovate – but it’s not easy. EDUCAUSE and Eduventures (a marke…

Innovative Idea? It’s Going Nowhere Without the People
May 7, 2015

  Author: Tammi Cooper We’ve all heard plenty about the need for innovation in higher education. We need to change, adapt, and move faster. We see examples of innovative …

Research to Ensure Access and Success in Higher Education
April 13, 2015

Key Takeaways The National Research Center for Distance Education and Technological Advancements arose in response to a national push to improve student access to a quality highe…