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  • Giving life to innovative business education

    For many busy professionals, the desire to study a graduate degree is often deterred due to the inability to leave jobs or families to pursue it.That’s why online or distance learning programmes...


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    https://www.studyinternational.com/news/giving-life-to-innovative-business-education/2087
  • 12 key components of today’s digital classroom

    Most teachers today view edtech as an essential part of an increasingly digital classroom, and a new report from Common Sense sheds light on the role these edtech tools play in teaching and learning. ...


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    https://www.eschoolnews.com/2019/05/24/key-components-digital-classroom/2088
  • Higher education staff suffer 'epidemic' of poor mental health

    The number of university workers accessing counselling and occupational health services has shot up, according to research which describes “an epidemic” of poor mental health among higher ...


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    https://www.theguardian.com/education/2019/may/23/higher-education-staff-suffer-epidemic-of-poor-mental-health2084
  • As VR use grows in K-12, researchers consider its impact on children

    Last school year, Elenisa Vasquez led a pilot initiative in the Laredo (Texas) Independent School District (LISD) to incorporate virtual reality (VR) technology into instruction for elementary and mid...


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    https://www.educationdive.com/news/as-vr-use-grows-in-k-12-researchers-consider-its-impact-on-children/555085/2083
  • How important is religious support in higher education?

    With more than half of the UK population professing no faith, it’s easy to assume that religion doesn’t have much space in the university setting.But a new report has shown that there is a...


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    https://www.studyinternational.com/news/religion-uk-university/2071
  • Fundamental VR education platform becomes part of South West London training programme

    FundamentalVR has announced its education surgical platform Fundamental Surgery is now part of the curriculum for the South West London Registrar Orthopaedic Training Programme.St George’s Unive...


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    http://digitalhealthage.com/fundamental-vr-education-platform-becomes-part-of-south-west-london-training-programme/2079
  • Redesigning how we educate our educators

    Imagine walking into a classroom with an average amount of chaos that begins each school day. Students start to gradually settle down and take their seats and an argument escalates toward the back of ...


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    https://www.eschoolnews.com/2019/05/22/redesigning-how-we-educate-our-educators/2080
  • 3 experts share their blended learning advice

    With a growing non-traditional student population, many colleges and universities are looking to blended learning technology and strategy to meet their pedagogical needs. But finding a combination of ...


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    https://www.ecampusnews.com/2019/05/20/experts-share-blended-learning-advice/2072
  • The demise of exams: Can teacher assessments accurately reflect student ability?

    In many instances worldwide, students are required to sit compulsory standardised exams to measure what they’ve learnt in school. However, the results of a recent UK study calls that into questi...


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    https://www.studyinternational.com/news/teacher-assessments-can-accurately-reflect-student-ability-study/2062

EVENTS

Conferences

Singapore Learning Design and Technology Conference 2019 (SLDT 2019)

SINGAPORE LEARNING DESIGN AND TECHNOLOGY CONFERENCE 2019 (SLDT 2019)

August 01-02, 2019
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The Singapore Learning Design and Technology Conference 2019 (SLDT 2019), jointly organized by East Asia Research and Siam University, will be held in the cosmopolitan city of Singapore.A broad range of Learning Design topics, including significant developments as well as innovative uses of technolo...

The 3rd Int

THE 3RD INT'L CONFERENCE ON HIGHER EDUCATION RESEARCH

May 23-25, 2019
The 3rd Int'l Conference on Higher Education Research (ICHER 2019) will be held from March 23 to 25, 2019 in Wuhan, China. It is sponsored by Engineering Information Institute, Open Access Library, Scientific Research Publishing, and 1000thinktank. This Conference will cover issues on Higher Edu...

International Conference EDUCATION AND PSYCHOLOGY CHALLENGES - TEACHERS FOR THE KNOWLEDGE SOCIETY – 5TH EDITION

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE EDUCATION AND PSYCHOLOGY CHALLENGES - TEACHERS FOR THE KNOWLEDGE SOCIETY – 5TH EDITION

May 24-25, 2019
The aim of the conference is to bring together a wide audience of experts, policy makers and practitioners in education and psychology. The suggested topics will allow presentation of thorough research, fruitful debate and opportunities for interaction among professionals with transdisciplinary inte...

10th International Conference on Education, Technology & Innovative Learning

10TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON EDUCATION, TECHNOLOGY & INNOVATIVE LEARNING

May 23-26, 2019
Research in education and innovative learning & teaching methods have shown that the age-old methods of teaching and learning do not work, anymore. New methods such as incidental learning, context-based learning, learning by doing, active learning, cross-over learning and other innovative method...

21st Annual International Conference on Education

21ST ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON EDUCATION

May 20-23, 2019
The Education Unit of ATINER organizes its 21st Annual International Conference on Education, 20-23 May 2019, Athens, Greece sponsored by the Athens Journal of Education.The aim of this conference is to bring together scholars and students of Education, Pedagogy, and other related disciplines in ord...

ICICLE 2019 Conference on Learning Engineering

ICICLE 2019 CONFERENCE ON LEARNING ENGINEERING

May 20-23, 2019
The ICICLE 2019 Conference on Learning Engineering will be a gathering of professionals from industry, academia, and government featuring collaborative sessions organized by ICICLE Special Interest Groups. The event will highlight the state-of-the-art in the profession and academic discipline of Lea...

THETA – The Higher Education Technology

THETA – THE HIGHER EDUCATION TECHNOLOGY

May 19-22, 2019
The Higher Education Technology Agenda (THETA) is the number one biennial conference in Australasia promoting the intelligent use of information technology in higher education and research. Run under the direction of CAUDIT, CAUL and ACODE, THETA 2019 is being hosted by the University of Wollongong....

EMOOCs 2019, European MOOCs Stakeholders Summit

EMOOCS 2019, EUROPEAN MOOCS STAKEHOLDERS SUMMIT

May 20-22, 2019
This conference carries forward the debate around strategic policy for multimedia and open learning. It is positioned at the MOOC crossroads where the interests of business and academia converge.EMOOCs has brought together 1,200 attendees and more than 500 organisations from 50 countries. A truly in...

 

Webinars

MAY 28, 2019 | 2:00 pm
WHAT IS CRITICAL DIGITAL PEDAGOGY, AND WHY DOES HIGHER ED NEED IT
There’s an ongoing narrative that robots, digital tools and new tech-enabled teaching methods are changing the way professors teach and students learn. But how do instructors keep agency and freedom at the forefront of this learning revolution?If you ask Jesse Stommel, director of th...
MAY 28, 2019 | 1:30 PM
6 STEPS TO INCORPORATE CAREER MAPPING INTO YOUR DIGITAL TRAINING STRATEGY
Career mapping sets clear career paths for your employees. Using career mapping, your business can ensure strategic focus, boost employee retention and maximise internal resources. Join CEO and Fortune 500 consultant Ryan Macpherson to learn how you can structure your digital training stra...
MAY 29, 2019 | 4:00 PM
SPECIAL EDUCATION LAWS: A BRIEF OVERVIEW
There are so many national, state, and local laws regarding special education and special needs students that it can often be hard to keep all of the legal aspects straight. Join Melissa Mann as she provides an overview of various special education laws and how they relate to students in p...
JUN 01, 2019 | 11:00 AM
MANAGE YOUR CLASSROOM AND YOUR STUDENTS WITH 21ST CENTURY WEB TOOLS
Technology can be an awesome tool to enhance instruction in today's classroom, but have you considered how you might use it as a classroom management tool? Join Matt Bergman as he shows how educators can implement a variety of Web tools and apps to run an efficient classroom. Learn how...
JUN 10, 2019 | 5:00 PM
CLOSING THE HOMEWORK GAP: DIGITAL EQUITY FOR ALL STUDENTS
During the past two decades, efforts to provide America’s classrooms with high speed Internet access have made great progress. However, the steady increase in the use of technology tools for learning brings with it a new digital divide between students who have home Internet access a...
JUN 12, 2019 | 12:00 pm
NINE PRACTICAL TIPS FOR USING NEUROSCIENCE TO POWER LEARNING
Behavioral science has the power to motivate people to learn and change. But it can be a complex, nuanced subject. Advice previously offered from the learning industry often lacked scientific evidence, but times are changing.So how can you design a learning experience that actually motivat...

CHARLES STURT UNIVERSITY TURNS 30 NEXT YEAR
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The university’s real mission is around bringing education to the regions, and for us it’s around bringing education to people who might not necessarily have had access to it. CSU was having a really tough time tracking everything under one roof. What we came in to do was say, “ Put everyt...
WESTERN CITY UNIVERSITY’S PERHAPS THE MOST STRATEGICALLY IMPORTANT UNIVERSITY IN AUSTRALIA
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Western City University’s perhaps the most strategically important university in Australia We play a leadership role in, not only, advancing educational outcomes but economical outcomes, and other social outcomes and providing a platform for the region to think about its global presence in...
IN THE AIM HIGH: CAPTURE THE EDUCATION MARKET WEBINAR - SPONSORED BY CANON SOLUTIONS AMERICA
From personalized recruitment packages to alumni communications, Matt Reese of InfoTrends and Matt Marzullo of CPS Gumpert discuss the trends and variety of digital print applications relevant to the higher education market. Learn more about the print opportunities in this webcast.
CANISIUS COLLEGE EDUCATION TECHNOLOGIES SCREENCASTING WEBINAR
A webinar featuring Canisius College's Education Technologies and Emerging Media Program. This video focuses on how to use screencasting to facilitate the flipped classroom model.
TECH EDVANTAGE WEBINAR: THE REIMAGINED CLASSROOM
Learn what technology to integrate into the classroom to enhance project-based learning’s effectiveness. Join McGraw-Hill Education’s Platform Ambassador James Wigfall, the Humble ISD Instructional Technologist, to discover how to teach successfully with PBL and how to improve ...
EDUCATIONUSA WEBINAR: CHRISTIAN EDUCATION IN THE USA
A presentation on the basics of what makes a university a Christian institution, what that means for potential students, and the differences between religious and secular institutions.

RESOURCES

An apparently extraordinary trend is emerging. Although learning resources are often considered as key intellectual property in a competitive higher education world, more and more institutions and ind...

Education, in recent times, has undergone an e-learning revolution. What started as a mere venture to facilitate distance learning has become no less than a phenomenon in the education industry. Learn...

Nigeria is currently anticipating another “independence” following the end of British colonialism in 1962. The country’s populace now looks forward to liberation from a long history ...

One of the first things that comes to everyone’s mind while choosing U.S. universities is “Ranking.” Rankings can give you a basic idea about universities, but are these rankings rea...

Recent research by Google found that the single most important factor contributing to innovation by teams was “psychological safety,” a sense of confidence that members of a group will not...

I cannot count the number of times I’ve heard a colleague advise a student to do what makes them happy. Yet I wonder often how many teachers are happy in their jobs. In a 2012 survey, job satisf...

Academic ties have long been part of the U.S.-Mexico relationship. Focus on this area has increased in recent years, however, and a variety of new policies and initiatives aimed at further expanding a...

Everyone who has been a student has probably experienced something like this. It is the night before a big test in one of your most difficult classes. You tried your best to study all the information ...

A new report says Europe leads the world in English language proficiency, followed closely by Asia. The Netherlands continues for the second year to have the best non-native English speakers, while La...