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Creating a Better Audio Experience in the Classroom

Perry Goldstein | September 12, 2014 2:31 pm

Electronic audio capture is becoming an increasingly important classroom tool. But with VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol), which also includes video and BYOD, and video production in education, there is an influx of audio novices setting up systems. While this expansion is good for the users, it is a difficult situation for those not expertly aware of the challenges of audio capture.

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Teaching and the University of Tomorrow

October 24, 2014 9:22 am
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Last week, I attended the De Lange Conference held at Rice University every other year, this time on “Teaching in the University of Tomorrow.” The future-oriented theme had both intrigued me, and left me a little skeptical.

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Rice Offers First Free Advanced Placement MOOC

October 24, 2014 9:05 am
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Rice University has released a free Advanced Placement biology course on edX in a milestone move to bring college-level courses to high school students.

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Can MOOCs win back momentum? Coursera hires first CMO as online education hype wanes

October 24, 2014 8:58 am
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Mountain View education technology startup Coursera has hired Kurt Apen, a veteran of the Walt Disney Company and eBay Inc., to serve as its first chief marketing officer.  

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Flipping the Traditional Lecture Hall

October 23, 2014 10:00 am
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There’s no question that the flipped classroom model has become all the rage at colleges and universities across the country. In fact, in the most recent Horizon Report, the New Media Consortium (NMC) called the flipped classroom one of the most important emerging trends in educational technology for higher education, noting, “The model is becoming increasingly popular in higher education institutions because of how it rearranges face-to-face instruction for professors and students, creating a more efficient and enriching use of class time.”  

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BrightSign to Partner with Philips Signage Solutions at InfoComm 2013

Sinthia Thomas | June 11, 2013 10:37 am

LECTROSONICS ANNOUNCES ASPEN CERTIFIED DEALER PROGRAM

Luis Phill | June 11, 2013 10:36 am

Consumer Cellular Adds Home-Phone Service

Joseph Palenchar | June 11, 2013 10:34 am
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Rethinking Higher Ed: A Case for Adaptive Learning

October 23, 2014 8:16 am
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Higher education is notorious for adjusting slowly to change. Despite its status quo position on higher learning, the pedagogical view that instruction must be taught in the traditional classroom has long been defeated. Adaptive learning technologies, a hot topic among postsecondary pundits at the moment, seem to have risen in its wake.

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$600K to NoteBowl for Collegiate Social Learning Platform

October 23, 2014 8:12 am
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$600,000 to Scottsdale, AZ-based NoteBowl in a seed round from MagniPro Ventures.

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