16 décembre 2018

Students Taking More Credit Courses and Introductory Math Faring Well

HomeBy Ashley A. Smith. Nevada educators are finding strong links to success for students who take college-level math and more than 15 credits per semester. More...

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15 décembre 2018

EdX Studies the Viability of the MicroBachelors New Credential

Screenshot-2018-4-19 Techno-News BlogTechno-News Blog. edX Inc. continues analyzing the viability of launching stackable, customizable MicroBachelors’ degrees, which could be priced at $10,000. More...

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14 décembre 2018

Measuring the Value of Digital Credentials (Part One): The Shared Benefits of Microcredentialing

Screenshot-2018-4-19 Techno-News BlogTechno-News Blog. With their increased granularity, transparency and portability, digital credentials are quickly supplanting the paper certificate as a means of non-degree skills verification in leading-edge continuing and professional education units. More...

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12 décembre 2018

College Credentials by Condé Nast

College Credentials by Condé Nast
Doug Lederman, Inside Higher Ed, June 4, 2014
Would you trust a college degree issued by Wired Magazine or Architectural Digest? Maybe not, but that's not stopping some colleges from teaming up with Condé Nast to offer degree programs, even Masters'. I can see it now - an MBA from the Vanity Fair déCollage. More...

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25 novembre 2018

How Credentials Can Help Students Prepare for Future Success

Screenshot-2018-4-19 Techno-News BlogTechno-News Blog. MBAE launched the Credentials for Success initiative to try to help close this skills gap. The goal is to expand opportunities for students to earn industry-recognized credentials in high school, so they can enhance their employability early on. More...

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01 novembre 2018

Google Curriculum, College Credit

HomeBy Paul Fain. Tech giant gets hands-on with its new online IT certificate, as a growing number of community colleges and Northeastern University create credit pathways with the curriculum. More...

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23 septembre 2018

The Evolving Transactional Nature of Credentialing: Alternative Credentials Today

Screenshot-2018-4-19 Techno-News BlogTechno-News Blog. As the distinction between learning at colleges, universities and workplaces continues to erode, credentials are supplanting the traditional role of the degree in terms of skills verification. More...

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More North Dakota students will get the opportunity to receive college credit

Screenshot-2018-4-19 Techno-News BlogTechno-News Blog. Students have the chance to take Advanced placement courses in Calculus, Biology, Statistics, and English– and even though they’re online courses— they still get hands on help. More...

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22 juillet 2018

Hackers can purchase government login credentials for cheap on the dark web

Screenshot-2018-4-19 Techno-News BlogTechno-News Blog. Among the list of devices, services and networks on the menu are multiple government systems on sale worldwide, including those linked to the United States. More...

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03 juillet 2018

Educational and Occupational Credentials should be in schema.org

Educational and Occupational Credentials should be in schema.org
Phil Barker, GitHub, 2018/06/15
The current effort to match credentials to competencies, and digitize credentials, is ongoing. This is a discussion thread on GitHib addressing the question in the title. Of note is the most recent post in which Phil Barker outlines recent work done in the field by a W3C Community Group. More...

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