Monthly Archives: February 2021

Digital Media Students Create Stories Through Collaboration – SCAD District

Written by Lilli Donohue, Illustrations by Canaan Games Nikki Ferguson and Canaan, both fourth-year digital media students, co-run Canaan Games, a games company for which they are writing a visual novel. “Einsamkeit: Halwende” is a supernatural horror drama that follows 12 characters, all of whom are invited to play a game at a motel. Readers […]

Pandemic brings three generations to Polk State Digital Media

Posted on Friday, February 26, 2021 by Polk Newsroom Katelin Downing is pursuing an Associate of Science degree in Digital Media Technology at Polk State College, where she now has the company of her aunt and grandmother in their Introductory Digital Media course. Aunt Meesha Downing-Townsend and Grandmother Sheryl Downing were inspired to enroll after […]

It’s time to reevaluate your digital learning strategies

Those of you who follow my writing know that I am extremely passionate about learning. Through my academic research and teaching at various institutions around the world, I subscribe to traditional ways of learning and working, but I also believe that education should be accessible to all – and that is often far to be […]

Trust the Online School Leader: Indiana Digital Learning School Now Accepting Enrollments for the 2021-2022 School Year

MODOC, Ind .– (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – After an academic year like no other, Indiana Digital Learning School (INDLS), a full-time online public academy serving K-12 students statewide, invites students to register for the 2021-2022 school year. INDLS is a state leader in providing safe alternative education options, while providing your students with a personalized experience […]

Cronkite School Launches New Degree in Digital Media Education The Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University offers a new online curriculum for prospective students – Bachelor of Arts in Digital Media Liter

Cronkite School Launches New Digital Media Literacy Degree Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication offers a new online curriculum for prospective students – a Bachelor of Arts in Digital Media Education. The immersive program, offered entirely online, is the only undergraduate digital literacy degree offered in the country. It focuses […]

Sales of digital learning solutions continue to generate strong performance for McGraw Hill in the third quarter of fiscal 2021

NEW YORK, Feb. 24, 2021 / PRNewswire / – McGraw Hill today announced strong results for the third quarter of 2021, with increases in company-wide digital billing and significant growth in inclusive access , which delivers digital course materials to students on the first day of class at a cost up to 70% lower than […]

Report reveals digital learning problems in Polish education – The First News

Darek Delmanowicz / PAP The pandemic has exposed the growing problem of “hardware exclusion” in Polish households when it comes to digital learning, a report from the Polish Economic Institute (PIE) showed. Although 97 percent of households have at least one computer, many of them face difficulties because computers have to be shared between siblings, […]

Digital art education tools encourage students’ creativity and curiosity

Data shows growing interest in creativity in K-12 education According to an Adobe Education study, 76% of Gen Z students and 75% of teachers want more emphasis on creativity in their classrooms. Educational priorities have shifted and lesson plans today focus more on interactive tools and less on memorization. Comparing the perceptions of Gen Z […]

UNM-Taos Digital Media Arts Program Receives Funding From “Better Call Saul”: UNM Newsroom

Five film programs at higher education institutions in New Mexico have received approximately $ 80,000 in funding from “Better Call Saul” through the New Mexico Film Office (NMFO) Giveback program. Schools receiving Giveback funds include: New Mexico State University | Doña Ana Community College New Mexico State University | Campus scholarships University of the Highlands […]

A holistic approach to digital learning

Thanks to their early adoption of innovative teaching tools, some Scottish schools were already well prepared for the digital revolution, writes Nan Spowart. The value of using digital tools to access learning was highlighted due to the current pandemic, but in parts of Scotland the benefits had already been understood and innovative programs were already […]

Current trends in digital learning technology

Mushfic Fahim Sat 13 Feb 2021 00:00 Last update: Sat 13 Feb 2021 01:29 The concept of learning has taken on new meanings corresponding to the advent of technology. Education has a new face and the methods of educating oneself have undergone revolutionary changes. In the modern world, literacy is not just about the student’s […]

Medium is the latest digital media to unionize

On Thursday, employees of the online publishing platform Medium announced their intention to unionize, following in the footsteps of Gawker, HuffPost, Salon, Slate, Vice, BuzzFeed News, Vox Media, Bustle Digital Group, Wirecutter and The Ringer, to to name a few. . Many local newspapers and traditional media organizations such as Hearst Magazines, Wired and The […]

Submission deadline extended for Inaugural Art Call for Cornerstone Digital Media Wall

LEXINGTON, Ky. (February 11, 2020) – A new innovation space on campus, The Cornerstone, recently opened, creating endless possibilities for students, faculty and community members. One of the most distinctive features of the new building is the 55-foot-high exterior digital media wall, the first of its kind in Lexington for all to see. Wrapping the […]

Inkling Expands Leadership in Digital Learning in 2020 with Strong Customer Growth and Key Partnerships

Prestigious Industry Awards and Accolades Highlight Importance of Inkling’s Modern Operational Learning Platform to Meet Rapidly Changing Business Needs SAN FRANCISCO, February 10, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Innovations in modern learning that support learning agility, responsiveness and real-time operational learning in the workflow have fueled significant momentum for Idea, a global leader in digital […]

Inkling Expands Leadership in Digital Learning in 2020 with Strong Customer Growth and Key Partnerships

SAN FRANCISCO, February 10, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Innovations in modern learning that support learning agility, responsiveness and real-time operational learning in the workflow have fueled significant momentum for Idea, a global leader in digital learning platform solutions, in 2020. The company added many new customers and extended its digital learning footprint with existing […]

Carteret County Public Schools Receive $ 50,000 Digital Learning Grant

through: Carteret County Public School System Posted: February 8, 2021 / 8:57 AM EST / Update: February 8, 2021 / 5:34 PM EST BEAUFORT, NC – The Carteret County public school system has received a grant of $ 50,000. Superintendent Dr Rob Jackson received notification on Sunday. The North Carolina Digital Learning Initiative Grant is […]

Alamance-Burlington Schools Win Statewide Grant Award for Digital Learning | Education

On Wednesday, February 3, the North Carolina State Board of Education approved Alamance-Burlington Schools (ABSS) for one of eight North Carolina Digital Grant Program Implementation Awards- Age Learning Initiative. ABSS received one of eight two-year grants in the state of North Carolina. ABSS will use the proceeds of the $ 85,000 grant over two years […]

Art department adds splash of color with new major in digital media art – The Quadrangle

through Jocelyne Visnov, Ass. Production editor Whether through classes or clubs, it’s easy to explore the arts and culture here at Manhattan College. This semester, students have yet another opportunity to explore their creative sides with digital media art which is first offered as a major. This allows students to combine various facets of art, […]

University of Wyoming Geological Museum Participates in National Digital Learning Program

the University of Wyoming (UW) Geological Museum is one of 10 museums across the country selected to help develop a new digital learning platform known as Museums for digital learning. The platform aims to connect K-12 teachers and students across the country with digital teaching and learning resources. The project is currently in its testing […]