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Tag: online learning


Educational Forms, Informal learning

3 ways to improve the non-traditional student experience

September 23, 2022

Via: eCampus News

Many college students have access to a traditional learning environment, which often includes attending class in lecture halls, collaborating with peers and professors in person or taking exams at a scheduled time in the classroom. Although this approach works for […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

Online learning is no longer novel—how can you stay ahead of the curve?

September 8, 2022

Via: eCampus News

Will student enrollment continue to drop? Are microcredentials becoming more popular than degree programs? Is a recession on the way–and if so, how might it affect college attendance? Higher education faces a sea of questions about enrollment trends and how […]


Educational Forms, Informal learning

Five ways online learning benefited some students

July 14, 2022

Via: Inside Higher Ed

“Being back on campus is really, really good in some ways, but in some ways, it’s harder.” That statement, from one of my former students, stuck with me. It was the first day of fall classes in 2020, and Denison […]


Educational Forms, Informal learning

How online learning boosts your engagement and retention

July 8, 2022

Via: eCampus News

A recent National Student Clearinghouse Research Center report reveals that post-secondary enrollment continues to decline. Undergraduate enrollment alone saw a 9.4 percent drop from Spring 2020, resulting in nearly 1.4 million fewer undergrads than before the pandemic. Although the COVID-19 […]


Educational Stages, Higher Education

Students, higher ed leaders diverge on post-COVID priorities

May 17, 2022

Via: Higher Ed Dive

COVID-19 forced college leaders to adapt quickly when it first disrupted in-person education. Virtual teaching rapidly became a necessity and remote programs became much more prevalent, with 44.7% of students enrolled entirely online in 2020, compared to 17% in 2019. […]


Education Tech

3 cloud focus areas for higher ed

May 6, 2022

Via: eCampus News

Students are applying to universities in ever-increasing numbers as the pandemic recedes. Ensuring the availability of services anytime, anywhere, is critical in today’s education environment, especially as larger student populations will generate more data and greater reliance on digital services. […]


Education Tech

How online programs can keep students from disengaging and help them feel they belong

April 18, 2022

Via: Higher Ed Dive

Online learning isn’t going anywhere. After the pandemic caused it to surge during 2020, 59% of surveyed institutions plan on keeping some or all of their new online learning options. But for online learning to be fully successful, leaders must […]


Education Tech

Antiquated online learning failed COVID’s test

April 13, 2022

Via: eCampus News

It’s been about two years since many faculty first shifted their physical classrooms and labs online because of the COVID-19 pandemic. For almost everyone in academia across undergraduate and graduate levels, the pandemic sparked a disruptive shift from face-to-face instruction […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

How online learning can bridge the math gap

April 12, 2022

Via: eSchool News

As the U.S. moves toward more normalized learning and day-to-day life, we know many students continue to feel the impact of remote and hybrid learning. The lingering effects of remote learning during the pandemic have left many students behind, particularly […]


Editorial

How the Pandemic Reshaped Higher Education

March 31, 2022

Via: Natalie Dunn

The majority of policy-makers around the world currently believe that social distancing rules, as well as new vaccines and treatments, have managed to defeat one of the most serious healthcare crises in modern history. Although it is now probably approaching […]


Education Tech

How to Make a Class on Google Classroom

March 29, 2022

Via: EdTech Magazine

Google Classroom is designed to be user friendly, making it a suitable learning management system for K–12 students and educators in school districts across the country. The cloud-based software works on a variety of devices and can be accessed by […]


Education Tech

Analytics: The secret sauce to unlocking new educational opportunities

March 25, 2022

Via: eCampus News

The higher education market has been hit particularly hard by the pandemic, as many signature college experiences were abruptly shuttered and replaced by online learning. What was once inconceivable – virtual orientation, registration, testing, and even graduation – was made […]


Education Tech

3 ways tech fosters student engagement

February 23, 2022

Via: eSchool News

As we enter the second half of the 2021-2022 school year, many of us are still reeling from the 2020-2021 school year, which was defined by massive changes to the learning landscape. The COVID-19 pandemic and resulting stay-at-home orders meant […]


Educational Forms, Informal learning

Triumphs and Troubles in Online Learning Abroad

February 18, 2022

Via: Ed Surge

I’ve always thought of the U.S. as the leader in digital learning, representing the most adventurous innovations. But lately I’ve realized my perception may be flawed by a false sense of American exceptionalism. In Canada, for example, about two-thirds of […]


Educational Stages, Secondary Education

Schools in All 50 States and Two U.S. Territories Offer Students Access to Quality Online Courses from VHS Learning

February 3, 2022

Via: eSchool News

In 2021, 44 new schools partnered with VHS Learning, a nonprofit empowering schools with the industry’s best teacher-led online learning programs. Located across the United States and around the world, these school partners are now offering their students access to […]


Educational Stages, Higher Education

Will Online Learning Lead to College Closures? Clay Shirky Says It’s Complicated.

February 2, 2022

Via: Ed Surge

It’s popular these days to argue that a pandemic boost of online education will lead to a wave of college closures. Most colleges just aren’t changing fast enough, the theory goes, and many are risking extinction. But this kind of […]


Educational Stages, Higher Education

What Online Learning Reveals About Innovation in Higher Education

January 26, 2022

Via: Ed Surge

Change in higher education historically has been a dynamic process involving two sectors—one consisting of mainstream institutions and the other a grab bag of diverse, nontraditional organizations, service providers and emerging models. Innovation has tended to originate in the nontraditional […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

How to establish rapport with online students

January 21, 2022

Via: eSchool News

My experience with online education began 19 years ago after I took a break from teaching in the brick and mortar setting to give birth to my daughter. When I was ready to get back in the game, several of […]


Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

5 tips to create a successful hybrid learning environment

January 4, 2022

Via: eSchool News

Over the past year and a half, “hybrid learning” has become quite the buzzword when it comes to education. With the COVID-19 pandemic impacting learners across the world, we’ve witnessed the growing need for hybrid learning, an education option that […]


Editorial

The Impact of the Pandemic on Education

December 29, 2021

Via: Abby Hallett

According to the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), the pandemic saw the closure of schools in over 100 countries around the world. One billion learners have been out of school, meaning that half of the world’s student […]