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Call Me a Skeptic

Margot Douaihy | April 9, 2015 9:26 am

The EdTech universe is abuzz this week with excitement and trepidation about the direction of anti-cheating video monitoring in higher education.

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New Arizona State-edX MOOC: Another blow to traditional college

May 04, 2015 9:29 am
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In late April Arizona State University (ASU), in partnership with edX – the Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) provider launched in 2012 by Harvard and MIT – announced it will offer MOOCs for credit this Fall. The cost for each course will be no more than $200 per credit hour or less than half the amount ASU charges for its regular online or in-person courses. If a student is not concerned about getting credit, the courses, like most MOOCs, will be free.

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EDBRIEF: APPLICATIONS FOR INTEL EDUCATION ACCELERATOR ARE DUE MAY 22

May 04, 2015 9:23 am
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Education technology startups that want to take part in the Intel Education Accelerator have to apply to the program until May 22nd.

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I Took a MOOC, and I Think I Liked It

May 04, 2015 9:21 am
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For the first time since leaving graduate school almost 15 years ago, I enrolled in a class, “Maps and the Geospatial Revolution,” and the first day wasn’t like that of any other class I’ve taken. In lieu of finding a seat, I placed a virtual pin (labeled “participant”) on a digital world map, along with 47,000 of my classmates scattered around the world. I was enrolled in a MOOC.

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New agreement protects U.S. and European research networks

May 01, 2015 9:21 am
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A new agreement will provide greater protection for transatlantic networks carrying data from Europe to the United States.

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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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Upcoming EdTech Conferences in Massachusetts

May 01, 2015 9:18 am
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Being in education means constantly learning, whether you are a teacher, an entrepreneur, or college president. Conferences are a great way to keep in touch with the community and also become re-inspired. Massachusetts is filled with educators and leaders in the edtech space who come together to swap stories and talk about new tools that make their life easier.

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Amazon Rolls Out Whispercast 3.0, Self-Service Digital Content Platform

May 01, 2015 9:16 am
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Amazon launched Whispercast 3.0, free software that lets students discover and manage their educational content on tablets, iPads and Chromebooks. The latest release allows schools to obtain content and distribute it to appropriate devices and students more easily.

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