The University of Arizona will demonstrate active learning next fall in five new classroom spaces of various sizes in different parts of the campus.
A new conference and trade show is focusing on digital campus communication technology in higher education.
Researchers at Stanford University and the University of Texas, Austin studied the effect of brief, Web-based interventions on high school students at risk of dropping out and found that students' grade point averages increased after only two 45-minute sessions.
A team of students from Duke University won a Best Visualization Award for its presentation on data it analyzed from Edmunds.com for the American Statistics Association’s annual DataFest.
Modo Labs' Kurogo mobile platform is getting an upgrade focused on user experience, mobile engagement and speedy mobile app deployment.
Ed tech company D2L today announced an upgrade to its Brightspace learning platform, featuring a new faculty user interface and Brightspace LeaP adaptive learning technology.
Cornell University has created two new technology-enhanced classrooms to support active learning methods, such as group projects and flipped classrooms, as well as traditional lectures.
Turnitin has launched the Turnitin Scoring Engine, a service designed to provide automated scoring of essays and short answer texts.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology held its first Clean Earth Hackathon over the Earth Day weekend.
A team of students from the University of California Berkeley created TouchCart, a "smart" grocery cart using recycled smart phones and, in the process, won the inaugural Smartphone Encore Challenge.