Improving the Odds: An Empirical Look at the Factors That Influence Upward Transfer

Each year, millions of students enter community colleges with the goal of transferring to a four-year institution and earning a baccalaureate degree. To improve upward transfer rates, students, practitioners, and policymakers must have a clear understanding of the relationship between upward transfer and key academic, demographic, social, high school, and college characteristics.

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Hughes Global Education

Hughes Global Education, is a premier interactive onsite learning through satellite based education and training service initiative by Hughes, for corporate and working professionals/ Students. It has live, interactive, real-time, two way video, voice and data classes, and spread across 155 classrooms in 75 cities. Hughes Global Education platform has redefined the next generation of education i.e. real-time Interactive Onsite Learning (IOL). First of its kind in the country, started in 2001, this platform seamlessly integrates the strengths of the traditional method of education — classroom teaching — with the latest in technology.

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CREATING VALUE FOR HIGHER EDUCATION WITH DIGITAL PROCESS AUTOMATION

whitePaper | August 8, 2022

Digital process automation (DPA) software adoption highlights the growing disconnect in higher education legacy operations.1 In an increasingly digital world, education has treated digital as an afterthought.

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How education coped in the shift to distance learning.

whitePaper | February 24, 2021

Education in the United States faced a crisis this year. The looming threat of the coronavirus which spreads easily in highly-populated, enclosed rooms forced schools across the country to develop new strategies for education.

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5 Communication Pitfalls (And How To Avoid Them)

whitePaper | August 13, 2020

Recent global events are shining a spotlight on the need for organizations to adopt mobile, flexible, and reliable communication systems. When staff members cannot be in the office, they need a way to continue recieving calls and voicemails from their desk phone extensions.

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NAVIGATING CX CHALLENGES IN THE DYNAMIC WORLD OF ELEARNING

whitePaper | April 8, 2023

This whitepaper explores how eLearning providers (Learning Management Systems, Training Management Systems, Learning Experience Platforms, and content providers etc.) can convert these challenges into opportunities by prioritizing the customer experience (CX) to increase customer satisfaction and profitability.

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Virtual Learning, Now and Beyond

whitePaper | January 31, 2022

The pandemic-fueled expansion of online learning will certainly persist beyond the pandemic, and schools must ensure that the transition creates accessible, high-quality options for all students. Most recently, the surge in COVID-19 Omicron variant cases and persistent ambiguity around whether and how to close schools reinforces the fact that we have failed to build intentional on-ramps to virtual education. State and local leaders can employ evidence from past online learning efforts, emerging best practices, and data from the pandemic to understand how to build a path forward that capitalizes on the potential of online learning, while avoiding the pitfalls.

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AI in Classrooms: Impacts of Merlyn Mind on Teacher Technostress and Time Savings

whitePaper | June 30, 2022

This report serves as an addendum to a previous report submitted to Digital Promise and Merlyn Mind in June 2021. This extension of previous work was commissioned by Digital Promise on behalf of Merlyn Mind to continue examining the impact of Symphony Classroom implementation in response to product developments

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Spotlight

Hughes Global Education

Hughes Global Education, is a premier interactive onsite learning through satellite based education and training service initiative by Hughes, for corporate and working professionals/ Students. It has live, interactive, real-time, two way video, voice and data classes, and spread across 155 classrooms in 75 cities. Hughes Global Education platform has redefined the next generation of education i.e. real-time Interactive Onsite Learning (IOL). First of its kind in the country, started in 2001, this platform seamlessly integrates the strengths of the traditional method of education — classroom teaching — with the latest in technology.

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