Category Archives: Digital learning

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Collection Museum secures arts funding to support digital learning

The Collection Museum has secured £ 35,000 from the Respond and Reimagine Art Fund grant to help develop more online learning resources. Art Fund funding is in place to help museums, galleries and cultural organizations respond to the immediate challenges of the Covid-19 crisis, and provides support to adapt and reinvent ways of working for […]

Southern Company Joins Apple to Announce New Digital Learning Center, Global HBCU Innovation Headquarters

“We know that inequalities exist in our society, and it is up to each of us to be more intentional in our efforts to make a difference and bridge the gap,” said Thomas A. Fanning, President, President and CEO of Southern Company. “We know more needs to be done, and the creation of the Propel […]

Livingston Schools to Use New Digital Learning Platform with Teachers Hired for Digital Classes | Livingston / Tangipahoa

LIVINGTON – A new year will bring a new learning platform for many students in Livingston Parish. Students at Livingston Parish who are enrolled in the 100% virtual learning option due to concerns about the coronavirus pandemic will begin learning through a new academic digital platform in the new semester, according to a statement from […]

McGraw Hill to provide digital learning solutions to King Salman International University in Egypt

To support the university’s scholarship program, McGraw Hill also awarded 100 free licenses to SIMnet, an easy-to-use online training and assessment solution for Microsoft Office, as well as professional development services for instructors on effective online learning and teaching. The deal was signed at King Salman International university in the presence of the President of […]

UW Geological Museum selected for National Digital Learning Project

LARAMIE, Wyo. (Released) – The University of Wyoming Geological Museum is one of several museums across the country chosen by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) to help develop a new digital learning platform called Museums for Digital Learning. The museum will provide resource kits for the testing phase of the project, which […]

How to transition your organization to digital learning

digital learning helps employees translate what they learn online, and worse only teaches basic knowledge and skills. If your business is still stuck in the Stone Age and wants to transition to digital learning, keep reading. In this article, we will give you some tips to achieve this. 1. Change your digital learning content from […]

A look at digital learning and transformation

In the last seven months of 2020, school districts have seen extreme changes in how learning takes place in pandemic-induced hybrid and digital learning environments. In a recent edWeb edLeader Panel Sponsored by Project TomorrowDr. Julie Evans, CEO of Project Tomorrow, and Christina Fleming, Vice President of Blackboard K12, presented the 2019-2020 National Speak Up […]

SM Institute Selects Benefits of Digital Learning Solutions to Provide Virtual Learning for Future K-Pop Artists

Seoul, Korea – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Global K-pop Entertainment Group SM entertainment (PME) today announced a partnership with Advantages Digital learning solutions (ADLS) in which ADLS will provide virtual learning for grades K-12 to SM Institute, the first official K-pop school. The US-based ADLS provides online content in core subjects and will soon offer specialist […]

Lessons from Estonia: Why she excels in digital learning during Covid | Estonia

AAs hundreds of thousands of children in the UK were left out of education during the lockdown, without access to laptops and the internet, Estonian students have reaped the rewards of the long-term investment of the Baltic States in digital learning. Long before the coronavirus began to wreak havoc around the world, Estonia made the […]

Lessons from Estonia: Why it excels in digital learning during Covid | Estonia

AWhile hundreds of thousands of children in the UK have found themselves excluded from education during lockdown, without access to laptops or the internet, Estonian pupils have reaped the rewards of the government’s long-term investment. Baltic country in digital learning. Long before the coronavirus started wreaking havoc across the world, Estonia made developing digital skills, […]

How to use it for effective growth and development

Concept of AI (Artificial Intelligence). Deep learning. Mindfulness. getty Digital learning has been around for over two decades, but has often been seen as the unloved stepson of workplace development. Online learning was often seen as cheesy compliance videos for things like harassment prevention training or tech training. Long, boring content that gets the most […]

3 Ways To Stay Connected With Digital Learning San Diego Activities

Explore art from a distance The San Diego Museum of Art While museum tours can be suspended, Virtual SDMA + provides a top-notch view of the exhibitions, performances, and conferences that are still taking place. This month, you can watch the San Diego Ballet and the Natesha School of Bharatanatyam perform original pieces inspired by […]

Local Children’s Museum Continues Digital Learning, Brings Fall Festival Online | A&E

Driving a giant semi-truck on the freeway, grooming a cow, daring to climb higher and running the general store of a bygone era are just a few of the things kids were able to accomplish at KidsQuest Children’s Museum at Bellevue. And who doesn’t love those swirling water tornadoes in the wet room? Unfortunately for […]

From Museum to Classroom: Expanding a National Digital Learning Collaboration

washington d.c.—The Institute of Museum and Library Services today announced a Key Investment in Museums for Digital Learning (MDL), a special initiative focused on building the capacity of the museum field to connect with educators and students. This year, as K-12 educators continue to be impacted by the pandemic, the project has become of significant […]

Why has digital learning not kept its promises? – TechCrunch

The fall semester is starting with difficulty. When schools were forced to close in the spring, students (and parents) struggled. As the new school year begins, affluent families build pandemic groups and inequalities abound, while polls suggest colleges students want tuition discounts for online courses. To avoid catastrophic loss of income, colleges are bringing students […]

The Hastings Museum & Art Gallery combines physical and digital learning resources to support schools

Recognizing the challenges facing the education sector today, the organization has tweaked its offering to schools so that they can make full use of the site’s collection, whether students are in or out of the classroom. While teachers can connect with the museum’s chief learning officer via a video call to facilitate bespoke digital workshops, […]

Comfortable in the New Era of Digital Learning: The Tribune India

Education is the most powerful weapon that can be used to change society as a whole. EEducation begins at birth and continues throughout our lives. School is a place where students are learning every moment and our goal is to provide support to our children so that they continue to learn with a modern methodology. […]

Online security in the age of digital learning

WASHINGTON, September 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — From video lessons to browsing their favorite websites, kids in 2020 have varying levels of experience with technology. Whatever their expertise, be prepared to discuss online safety with them. Consider the following tips from USAGov when teaching children how to stay safe online. Talk to kids about their online […]

Positive role of the arts and visuals in a digital learning environment

The virtues of visual representation and communication are highlighted in a digital learning environment The excitement was palpable in an online course. A group of 35 students from Choithram School in Indore waited for their new teachers – artist couple Manish V Ratnaparakhe and his wife Gargi – to present architecture and interior design through […]

Children’s Museum of Houston unveils new digital learning experience

As more Houston parents opt for online classes when the kids return to school, a beloved local museum is offering smart learning aid. In September, Houston Children’s Museum will launch ‘All-Time Access’, an online initiative to enhance distance learning and open the museum to families around the world from an all-time digital experience. Unlimited museum […]

Presentation ‹Digital Learning + Collaboration Studio – MIT Media Lab

The Digital Learning + Collaboration Studio designs tools and methods for more engaging and equitable online learning and collaboration experiences. The studio coordinates the activities of the Media Lab in three areas: Professional learning: Develop tools, platforms, online courses, and other remote collaboration opportunities for Media Lab member companies. Higher Education: Integrate the use of […]

Several digital learning modes to optimize the classroom

These COVID-19 times are disrupting our lives, our work and our learning. They force us to find new ways to deliver our curriculum and to better connect with our distance learners. For many, distance education at the end of the spring term and summer term was little more than launching a Zoom session to synchronously […]

Digital learning is the future. It starts now.

By now, my dear mother teacher would have started to tidy up her class. She would organize things, staple the new educational art to the cork above her chalkboard, maybe even rearrange or paint the room. It’s one of my favorite memories of her preparing for the job she loved. But what would she do […]

Digital learning is shaping the future of education

Educational institutions around the world have postponed learning on campuses to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus. Thus, the Covid-19 has forced schools and universities to adopt digital learning. Meanwhile, digital learning is helping people learn, grow, and connect with learners and educators around the world. To help the community during this crucial time, […]

Understanding the impacts of the unexpected switch to digital learning

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pennsylvania – The unexpected transition to online classes due to the COVID-19 pandemic has brought about many changes for undergraduates and their instructors. To understand the magnitude of these impacts and potentially improve digital learning, researchers at the Penn State School of Engineering Design, Technology, and Professional Programs (SEDTAPP) received $ 196,136 from […]

Understand the impacts of an unexpected shift to digital learning

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pennsylvania — The unexpected shift to online classes due to the COVID-19 pandemic has brought about many changes for undergraduate students and their instructors. To understand the magnitude of these impacts and potentially improve digital learning, researchers at the Penn State School of Engineering Design, Technology, and Professional Programs (SEDTAPP) received $196,136 from […]

Surprising disparities in digital learning emerge as COVID-19 spreads: United Nations education agency |

They found that half of all students currently outside the classroom – or nearly 830 million learners worldwide – do not have access to a computer. In addition, over 40 percent do not have access to the Internet at home. The figures were compiled by the Teacher Task Force, an international alliance coordinated by UNESCO, […]

Improving digital learning in schools with the Digital Lab

More facts and reading Currently, the Digital Lab curriculum consists of five separate core courses where students can learn about basic robotics, artificial intelligence, electronics, how to make games, and how to program their own LED charm in a fun way and creative. Each course consists of five sessions. Normally, one session is given per […]

Hearst Castle Launches Digital Learning Program Amid Coronavirus

Like many monuments across the country, Hearst Castle in San Simeon, Calif., remains closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. But for elementary students, who haven’t been able to go to school in weeks, it will open its doors – digitally, of course – for a home learning program that will delve into the history of […]

Catholic Schools in Hawaii Go Digital

KEKAHA – Learners and parents at St. Theresa School will receive learning kits from Wednesday through Friday in the back parking lot of the school. Chromebook (laptop) withdrawal requests must be completed by email to the learner’s respective teacher by Tuesday afternoon. If successfully completed, the computer and learning packages will be available from 7 […]

Other Questions Answered — Campus Technology

Online learning Quickly move to digital learning: more questions answered With the coronavirus pandemic shutting down college and university campuses everywhere, professors are being tasked with rapidly shifting to online teaching. Here, education experts offer advice on how to make the transition. By Dian Schaffhausen 03/19/20 Faculty members across the country are suddenly […]

“Inside Digital Learning” becomes “Transforming teaching and learning”

Inside higher education launched “Inside Digital Learning” three years ago this month, with the aim of expanding our coverage of how technology is changing the nature of teaching and learning. We have built an audience of tens of thousands of dedicated readers – the recipients of our weekly newsletter and many more who search (or […]

Leaders in digital learning and demographic computation

How will colleges and universities adapt to the accelerating numerical decline of traditional college-age cohorts? Nathan Grawe’s projections indicate that within seven years, the pool of high school graduates is expected to shrink by 15%. The news is particularly grim for schools in the Northeast and the eastern half of the Midwest, with expected declines […]

A resourceful guide to how digital learning can connect young people to opportunities

When the children join the Foundations Maker program at Foundation of the digital port, a tech-driven after-school organization in Baltimore, they are given a stack of everyday items such as an electric toothbrush, a plastic cup, a few markers and rubber bands. Then they are told: Build a robot that draws. “It’s a little sad […]

Intellectual property and digital learning

Who owns the content created for the online and blended courses? Faculty? The institution? Both? Do you know the answer to this question for your school? Would your answer agree with the provost or the attorney general? Another way to ask this question is to ask if your institution’s intellectual property policies have kept pace […]

The 4 things every digital learning manager should know

Higher education careers in digital learning are rarely linear. Leaders in digital learning come from a mix of traditional and non-traditional academic backgrounds and disciplines. We are often asked how important it is to have a Ph.D. is for a career in digital learning. If an instructional designer with a master’s degree in the profession […]

Six Strategic Steps to Successful Digital Learning

Shiny new technologies can capture well-meaning educators like insects in amber, but it’s clear that digital learning can improve student opportunities and outcomes. The key is to build the foundation of understanding and planning. Below, I outline six strategic steps that will guide school leaders as well as teachers toward digital learning success: 1. Determine […]

Books for deep thinking about online and digital learning

The notion of summer as a three-month break for the world of higher education may be outdated. But summer remains a period to take stock when at least some students are absent. Here’s what you should read if you’re looking for the fun of professional development. Please comment below with additional suggestions. The Art of […]

Overview ‹ Digital Learning + Collaboration Studio — MIT Media Lab

The Digital Learning + Collaboration Studio designs tools and methods for more engaging and equitable online learning and collaboration experiences. The studio coordinates Media Lab activities in three areas: Professional learning: Develop tools, platforms, online courses and other remote collaboration opportunities for Media Lab member companies. Higher Education: Integrate the use of digital tools into […]