Have We Really Transformed Higher Education?

| March 13, 2018

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Modern universities promoted more flexible approaches to modes of study, pre-entry qualifications and age restrictions. In 2012, these universities still recruit many more people who want to study part-time or start degree courses when they are older.

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Insight Education Group, Inc.

Insight Education Group is an international educational organization company that works with education leaders to develop the strategy and confidence to lead bold and equitable change—and provides the wrap-around supports to make change happen.As former teachers, coaches, school leaders and high-level district and state administrators, we appreciate the challenges, nuances, and opportunities of implementing large-scale change and we know the keys to making them stick.The efficacy of our work has been documented in prominent studies like the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation’s Measures of Effective Teaching Project and the Best Foot Forward Project from Harvard's Center for Education Policy Research.

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Article | April 1, 2020

It’s not just the wealth of sensitive data that places higher education institutions at greater risk. Higher ed also tends to be stretched thinner than other industries in terms of vulnerability management and other cybersecurity resources. Higher ed institutions typically lack the capacity to focus on everything they need to, especially given the threat level to student data, says Keith Rajecki, vice president of the public sector, education and research industry solutions group at Oracle.

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InstaVR launches affordable remote teaching pricing during outbreak

Article | March 16, 2020

InstaVR Inc., a provider of web-based virtual reality authoring and publishing, today launched organization wide academic pricing to give universities a more cost-effective way of using VR to provide remote learning and online classes during the coronavirus outbreak. The nationwide COVID-19 pandemic has led to numerous statewide and citywide closures of schools and universities, leading to the mandate of online classes for the remainder of the semester for many. The use of VR in remote teaching enables a far more immersive method to provide information than its 2D counterpart, so it’s a way to allow students to experience the classroom more closely without being there.

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Insight Education Group, Inc.

Insight Education Group is an international educational organization company that works with education leaders to develop the strategy and confidence to lead bold and equitable change—and provides the wrap-around supports to make change happen.As former teachers, coaches, school leaders and high-level district and state administrators, we appreciate the challenges, nuances, and opportunities of implementing large-scale change and we know the keys to making them stick.The efficacy of our work has been documented in prominent studies like the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation’s Measures of Effective Teaching Project and the Best Foot Forward Project from Harvard's Center for Education Policy Research.

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