15 juin 2019

New digital tool targets mental health support on campus

eCampus NewsA national survey across hundreds of college campuses does much to paint a picture of student mental health and mental health support on campus. Now, the researchers behind the Healthy Minds Network want to immediately put resources into the hands of students who take that survey. More...

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Moving from predictive to prescriptive AI

eCampus NewsTurning to prescriptive AI helps universities personalize their outreach and deliver the right information at the right time. More...

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Moving from textual thinking to visual thinking

eCampus NewsInstead of forcing visual thinkers into textual thinking, we need to see the world differently and develop critical thinking skills. More...

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Using architecture to improve campus safety

eCampus NewsCampus safety is paramount, and smart and strategic architectural designs can help promote safe and secure practices across universities. More...

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4 lessons learned from a successful badging initiative

eCampus NewsIn Colorado, digital badging is on the rise. The Colorado Community College System (CCCS) has built badging initiatives around technical math, advanced manufacturing, and healthcare and the badges are working. In fact, the system currently offers more than 85 badges. More...

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Teaching with 3D anatomy tools

eCampus NewsThe impact on faculty and student learning outcomes are greatly expanded when 3D anatomy tools come into play. More...

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Here’s why understanding adult learners is absolutely critical

eCampus NewsAdults are quickly taking over a larger and larger part of the student population at colleges and universities–and understanding adult learners is key to institutional success. More...

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The TeCK Fund: Inter-university collaboration fuels faculty entrepreneurs

eCampus NewsUniversities are constantly challenged to do more with less and to be “more entrepreneurial” about providing administrative services, while being asked to offer much more than just a classroom education to our students. More...

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Why simulations (not VR) are the next big thing in education

eCampus NewsWe’ve been hearing a lot recently about virtual reality (VR) as one of the hot new trends in education. VR will revolutionize learning, we’re told, because of its immersive qualities and its ability to transport students to previously inaccessible places, like inside a cell or to a penguin colony in Antarctica. More...

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Non-degree credentials have a pivotal role in our economy

eCampus NewsThe report comes from the Strada Education Network and Lumina Foundation. Certified Value: When do Adults without Degrees Benefit from Earning Certificates and Certifications? intends to fill the still-empty space around what is known about the value and impact non-degree credentials, such as certificates or certifications, have for those who earn them. More...

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