In response to increasingly aggressive marketing tactics by companies that help students cheat, colleges are striking back with new responses of their own. In some cases, colleges are looking abroad for research and models to fight companies that offer term papers for hire, a practice known as “contract cheating.”…Read full article here.
Science Interactive Group (SIG), the market leader in distance learning experiments and curricula for higher education, announced a partnership with Odigia today, the leading learner engagement platform for higher education institutions…Read full article here.
Research suggests the quality of the campus experience has a profound effect on student recruitment and retention. Providing a high-quality experience helps colleges and universities get students in the door and see them through to completion. What’s more, how students interact with technology on campus — including how fast colleges and universities are able to resolve students’ IT problems — plays a critical role in shaping their experience…Read full article
…“Inquiry education isn’t just a new way of learning, really is a new way of thinking about, approaching some of the core objectives of teaching,” said Shanti Elangovan, CEO and founder of InquirED, a Chicago-based company that’s specializing in designing, delivering and training teachers to use new inquiry-based curriculum here in the U.S. They already have several districts using their programs to teach students […]