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9 new digital learning resources from TCEA

With the realization that COVID will remain with us, and with the determination to live with it and resume the pre-pandemic aspects of life, educators are once again eager to come together at edtech conferences and learn about the latest and greatest solutions, digital learning resources and professional learning opportunities. In Dallas, TCEA starts with […]

Inside the Kofisi Podcast Studio; Digital Media Center for content creators

The adoption of podcasts in Kenya has grown exponentially over the past decade as digital media content has grown in popularity and demand during the COVID-19 pandemic. So what makes podcasts great? Why are streaming services, media and marketers responding to demand and getting more actively involved in the industry? Let’s be honest, you’re probably […]

Credit scores for student borrowers soared last year, thanks to government debt relief

Americans’ credit scores have improved markedly over the past year, especially for people paying off student loan debt. Credit scores have risen, largely thanks to government interventions to keep households financially afloat during the pandemic, according to a New York Federal Reserve report released Tuesday on access to credit and paying off debt. Americans. Median […]

Neema Academy organizes digital learning day in Nepal

Neema Academy, an online learning platform in Nepal run by Neema Education Foundation, is holding an event to celebrate Digital Learning Day on February 22, 2022. Digital Learning Day 2022 – Neema Academy Digital Learning Day is an annual international event that celebrates the use of digital technology in education. Neema Education Foundation (NEF) started […]

Digital Learning Developer Job with DURHAM UNIVERSITY

Durham University Development Center 6th/7th/8th grade: – £27,111 – £50,296 per yearCDI/CDI – Full time Contract hours per week: 35 Closing Date: March 11, 2022, 07:59:00 Durham aspires to “provide a world-class digital learning environment, comparable to the best in the UK” (Education Strategy, 2017-27). The Covid-19 pandemic has highlighted the need to do this […]

Digital learning is needed now, not in the future, says Motshekga

The Covid-19 pandemic has demonstrated that digital learning is needed now, not in the future, Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga has said. The Minister made the remarks at the end of the three-day Lekgotla Basic Education Sector on Friday. Motshekga said there is a need to provide all learners with the necessary assistive devices, increased […]

Digital learning is needed now, not in the future: Angie Motshekga

The COVID-19 pandemic has demonstrated that digital learning is needed now, not in the future, says Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga. Delivering closing remarks at the end of the three-day Lekgotla Basic Education Sector held at the Emperors Palace in Kempton Park, Motshekga said there was a need to provide all learners with learning […]

Tutoring helps students facing challenges with digital learning and college readiness

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted the education system, creating a learning gap and leaving teachers and parents to find other options to help students. With the SAT exam moving to a digital format, students will face new challenges, especially those who find online learning difficult. At Cultivate Academics, founder Rebecca Davis […]

Namibia: Education to bridge the digital learning gap

As the government moves to transform the education sector and embrace the changes, the urgent need to invest in inclusive digital learning technology that benefits all Namibian children is all too clear. Disparities in digital education within the education sector are particularly evident. Last year, Minister for Education, Arts and Culture Anna Nghipondoka revealed that […]

Education to bridge the digital learning gap

Aletta Shikololo As the government moves to transform the education sector and embrace the changes, the urgent need to invest in inclusive digital learning technology that benefits all Namibian children is all too clear. Disparities in digital education within the education sector are particularly evident. Last year, Minister for Education, Arts and Culture Anna Nghipondoka […]

MindUP launches digital learning platform to tackle global youth mental health crisis

After 20 years of developing a neuroscience-based mental health program used by 7 million college students, Goldie Hawn’s MindUP is evolving the digital platform to tackle anxiety, stress, aggression, depression and widespread suicide among children and young adults. SANTA MONICA, California – January 19, 2022 – (Newswire.com) MindUP for Life, the flagship program of the […]

Governor Murphy Signs Legislation Strengthening New Jersey’s Film and Digital Media Tax Credit Program

NEWS | CHARACTERISTICS | PREVIEWS | EVENTS originally published: 01/14/2022 (TRENTON, NJ) — On January 12, 2022, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy signed legislation (S-4094/A-6070) that strengthens the Film and Digital Media Tax Credit Program of New Jersey through expanded digital media production tax credits and other enhancements. The program, which was first signed into […]

Governor Murphy Signs Legislation Strengthening New Jersey’s Film and Digital Media Tax Credit Program

TRENTON – Governor Phil Murphy today signed legislation (S-4094/A-6070) that strengthens New Jersey’s Film and Digital Media Tax Credit program with expanded tax credits for digital media production and other enhancements. The program, which was first signed into law by Governor Murphy in July 2018 and first expanded in January 2020, has established New Jersey […]

Why you need to implement digital learning tools in your business or be left behind

When the Covid-19 pandemic forced schools around the world to close, teachers and universities rushed to transfer months of lesson plans to some sort of online learning platform. Classrooms have become fully digital and traditional education has become more independent than ever. This concept of fully online learning already existed to some extent, but never […]

JCDC seeks to promote digital art – Jamaica Information Service

The Jamaica Cultural Development Commission (JCDC) seeks to promote digital art through its Jamaican Visual Arts Competition and Exhibition. The event was open to performers aged six and over who were Jamaican citizens or had resided in Jamaica for at least two years as of the closing date for entries. Entries were accepted in seven […]

No NFT, no comment – how digital art dominated 2021

Surplus wealth, in-person activity, and the three letters N, F, and T propelled the bustling art market through the challenges of 2021. The fact that the rich got richer thanks to the Covid-19 pandemic and the stock market gains that accompany it has been well documented. Existing billionaires and millionaires are now joined by newcomers […]

Accenture, Dubai Cares, Microsoft and UNICEF launch digital learning platform for young people

Accenture, Dubai Cares, Microsoft and UNICEF today announced the launch of a global digital learning platform for young people. Operating as part of the Generation Unlimited partnership, the Passport to Earning platform aims to address the global education crisis – currently exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic – and prepare the next generation for decent work. […]

EdisonLearning Partners with Digital Learning Collaborative to Improve Online Education

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL – December 6, 2021 – Edison Learning, A long-time innovator in public education and a leading provider of digital learning solutions for grades 6 to 12 students, is proud to announce that he has joined The Digital Learning Collaboration (DLC)a membership organization dedicated to the exploration, production and dissemination of data, information, […]

Securely embrace digital learning with managed network security

Digital learning has increased during the COVID-19 pandemic, and it won’t go away with the return to classrooms in person. After experimenting with new approaches to classroom, home or hybrid learning, it is clear that the use of technology will continue to evolve as a means of improving student engagement and the overall learning experience. […]

How digital learning helps pursue specialized and sought-after careers :: WRAL.com

By Abbey Slattery, WRAL Digital Solutions This article was written for our sponsor, NC status online. According to data from Indeed, some of the most in-demand careers in 2021 revolve around healthcare, construction and information technology – trends that are not surprising in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic . Career opportunities have improved since […]

Avid Technology Stock: Rising Demand for Digital Media Production (AVID)

wundervisuals / E + via Getty Images Avid Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVID) is a leader in specialty software and hardware used in digital media production. The company’s publishing products such as “Pro Tools”, “Media Composer”, “Sibelius” and associated content management systems are recognized as standards for professional audio and video production. The attraction here is […]

EdisonLearning Partners with Digital Learning Collaborative to Improve Online Education

EdisonLearning will work with the Digital Learning Collaborative and its member groups to implement best practices in online education EdisonLearning will help guide DLC activities and strategy to assess, amplify and implement digital learning best practices across the United States. We are excited to partner with the Digital Learning Collaborative to transform opportunities and outcomes […]

How digital art and NFTs are changing the nature of property

Over the past decade, the way we consume media has fundamentally changed. Physical ownership has given way to digital streaming services that offer 24/7 access to music, movie and literature libraries. To date, art has largely resisted these changes – paintings, sculptures and photographs have, for the most part, been physical objects displayed in galleries. […]

Abu Dhabi Global Market Academy, Human Logic partner to boost digital learning

Human Logic, an education and training-focused IT infrastructure and software solutions provider, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Abu Dhabi Global Market Academy (ADGMA) to provide digital learning solutions. The agreement aims to strengthen the integration of next-generation technologies and further develop advanced digital-based educational practices. The signing ceremony took place during the 41st […]

The image of Astroworld in The Simpsons is digital art and not part of an episode

The Claim: The episode “The Simpsons” from three years ago referred to Astroworld Travis Scott’s performance at his Astroworld festival left 10 people dead and hundreds injured after a sudden increase in crowds. While a criminal investigation into the outbreak is ongoing, social media users say the event was featured on a long-running TV show […]

OP-ED: Digital learning | Dhaka Tribune

A panacea in times of crisis A well-thought-out digital learning strategy can benefit everyone, and digital learning is just as effective. Technology has become an integral part of our lives and a distinct feature of the modern world. Nowadays, people are completely dependent on technology and the Internet to carry out their daily activities, which […]

Digital learning company Makematic increases business with £ 0.2million deal

A northwest-based educational media company has announced an investment of £ 0.2million to develop a new video licensing platform. akematic said the new platform would leverage an initiative by brands and educators to accelerate the shift to digital learning resources. The investment, which is supported by Ulster Bank, will be used to invest in new […]

UNICEF partners with telecommunications company to boost digital learning | The Guardian Nigeria News

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has partnered with Airtel Africa to increase digital learning by connecting schools to internet platforms in Nigeria and 12 other African countries. Digital learning will ensure children have free access to learning platforms in 13 countries on the continent. UNICEF Executive Director Henrietta Fore explained that the partnership will […]

Lack of skills hinders digital learning, which affects students and teachers

While 68% of teachers consider poor internet or device access to be the biggest barrier to digital learning … While 68% of teachers see lack of internet or device access as the biggest barrier to digital learning, 56% said this was also due to lack of digital skills among parents, teachers and teachers. learners. Oxford […]

Airtel Africa partners with UNICEF for digital learning in schools

James Sowole in Abeokuta Telecommunications and mobile money company, Airtel Africa, and the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) announced a five-year Pan-African partnership to help accelerate the deployment of digital learning in schools through an Internet connection, as well as ensuring free access to learning platforms in 13 countries. UNICEF communications officer Blessing Ejiofor yesterday […]

Santa Casa da Misericórdia de Lisboa embraces digital art and NFTs with the launch of Artentik

From baroque art to graffiti art, objects from an unrivaled 500-year-old art collection, relics, reliquaries, sculptures and modern art forms to symbolize Produced to support SCML’s extensive social enterprise work Lisbon, Portugal, November 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Santa Casa da Misericórdia de Lisbon (“SCML”), from Portugal 500-year-old social enterprise organization and custodian of São Roque […]

Airtel, UNICEF partner to scale up digital learning

NEW YORK / NAIROBI, November 1, 2021 – Airtel Africa and UNICEF today announced a five-year Pan-African partnership to help accelerate the deployment of digital learning by connecting schools to the internet and ensuring free access to learning platforms in 13 countries. By providing equal access to quality digital learning, especially for the most vulnerable […]

NFTs and the future of digital art – Nairametrics

The 2010s saw a surge in technological advancements that have become mainstays of global culture, including smart devices, movie streaming platforms, and cryptocurrencies. The way we interact with each other and the space we inhabit is constantly evolving with the biggest change that has occurred over the past decade. The need for social distancing has […]

Hyundai Motor: “World on a Wire” digital art exhibition opens at Hyundai Motorstudio in Moscow

· Hyundai Motor and Rhizome of the New Museum will present the “World on a Wire” exhibition in Moscow from October 19 to December 12, 2021 · The third and final event in the series, which follows exhibitions in Beijing and Seoul, will feature a unique program supported by the Garage Museum of Contemporary Art […]

The Digital Media Incubator launches a call for applications to digital artists

The Digital Media Incubator in collaboration with the Goethe-Institut, the Jenga CCI and the GIZ are launching a call for applications. The Incubator program aims to mentor future digital artists to create and distribute their work to an online audience. As the pandemic has accelerated digital adoption and shifted audiences to digital platforms, this presents […]

500 digital learning activities for in-person or virtual classroom

When schools abruptly switched to e-learning in March 2020, a wave of announcements of free digital learning resources followed. Gradually schools returned to blended learning and now most districts are back to face-to-face learning. But a new initiative puts 500 daily resources in the hands of teachers for free, regardless of where students are learning. […]

New ‘GoLearn’ Program Fills Gaps in Digital Learning

The COVID-19 pandemic has, without a doubt, affected many aspects of life as we know it. Perhaps one of the most significant changes is the shift from learning in the classroom to digital learning at home. Millions of students and teachers across the country have had to switch to this new platform and way of […]

Ghanaian teachers embrace digital learning | The Guardian Nigeria News

· Switching to the fully virtual model allows teachers from 16 regions to participate in training of trainers sessions· Survey reveals teachers want to continue virtual model even after pandemic ends· AfriCanCode Challenge mobilizes youth enthusiasm for digital skills ACCRA, Ghana, September 22, 2021 – / African Media Agency (AMA) / – Despite the twin […]

SALCC student embarks on digital art

Juggling school and running a business can be overwhelming, but 18-year-old Joshua Joseph makes it seem quite manageable. Sir Arthur Lewis’s student turned inspiration into business and produced incredible digital artwork. JXJ Designs officially started in 2019, however, Joshua was inspired to be a digital artist while in high school. Although at the time his […]

Taipei CooC-Cloud plays a key role in digital learning during the pandemic | Taiwan News

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taipei CooC-Cloud (臺北酷課雲) The online learning center has served both local and overseas expatriate students during the COVID-19 pandemic. Taipei City‘Taiwan’s Digital Learning Platform has provided teachers, students, and parents in Taiwan with an alternative approach to teaching, learning, and communicating. In the meantime, it helps expatriate students abroad who take […]

Online Learning Consortium Announces the Winners of the 2021 Digital Learning Awards to be Celebrated at OLC Accelerate

BOSTON, 23 Aug 2021 / PRNewswire / – The e-learning consortium (OLC) today announced the winners of the 2021 OLC Accelerate Award, celebrating peer-reviewed excellence in digital teaching and learning practices and scholarships, equity and inclusion, and education opened. “The OLC Awards program is an opportunity to showcase leadership and innovation in online, blended and […]

Crafton Hills Offers Virtual and Mixed Reality Digital Media Courses, Level II 3D Modeling | Education

Peter Gend, Assistant Professor of Animation, Game Design and Multimedia. The COVID-19 pandemic may have slowed down many industries or even brought them to a halt, but the demand for multimedia, graphics and animation is greater than ever. Crafton Hills College (CHC) is ready to meet this need with new courses this fall, including all-new […]

Digital learning: Covid highlights division of privileges and inadequate teacher training

Editor’s Note: The FII #MoodOfTheMonth for August 2021 is Digital realities. We invite submissions on the many layers of virtual world experiences throughout the month. If you would like to contribute, please email your articles to [email protected] The Covid-19 pandemic has restricted students of all levels of education to their homes. While discussions of a […]

Back-to-school experts available on teacher shortages, digital learning, more | CU Boulder today

This week, students in the Boulder Valley School District are expected to return to their classrooms for a new school year, with Denver Public School students scheduled to follow on August 23. Experts from across CU Boulder are available to discuss the challenges K-12 schools in Colorado and beyond will face over the coming year […]

Masiyiwa’s daughter launches continental digital learning platform

By Alois Vinga BUSINESS mogul Strive Masiyiwa’s daughter Elizabeth has started a digital technology company, Akello, aimed at improving African education through technology. The company will function as an end-to-end digital learning platform that is expected to expand access to learning opportunities for millions of people across Africa. “We want to increase access to education […]

AT&T helps students stay connected with access to digital learning

This is the first in a 3-part series on AT&T’s efforts to keep students connected to digital learning. Future stories will explore the company’s work to spread digital literacy and expand free internet access through connected community centers. Dallas area schools reopen with in-person instruction. However, many students still struggle to complete their homework due […]

Telenor Pakistan partners with Noon Academy to empower students in digital learning

In order to shape the digital learning ecosystem, Telenor Pakistan has officially partnered with Noon Academy to enhance the online learning experience for students. Through this partnership, students across the country will be able to learn through incentives. This partnership is due to the educational challenges of the past year that have affected students across […]

Akello launches digital learning opportunities across Africa

Akello, a digital technology company focused on transforming African education through technology, today launched an end-to-end digital learning platform that is expected to expand access to educational opportunities. learning for millions of people across Africa. “We want to increase access to education in sub-Saharan Africa and level the field of digital learning by offering products […]

Simon Fox, CEO of Frieze: “Digital art does not replace everything”

Simon Fox, managing director of the Frieze publishing and art fair group, has a confession. “I would have been a magician if I hadn’t come last in a competition at the age of 18,” he says of Zoom from Buckinghamshire. It’s tempting to suggest that joining an event-based business at the start of the Covid-19 […]

Analysis: Digital learning is here to stay. Now give non-traditional online schools the funding to meet the needs of their students

Getty Images If we’ve learned one thing from the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s that a one-size-fits-all approach to education is not enough. While many students have struggled to transition from in-person learning to emergency distance education, others have thrived using some of the new and innovative models implemented during the pandemic. As education continues to evolve […]

New COVID-19 aid coalition highlights strategies to retain teachers and digital learning

A dozen educational and government organizations say they are planning a prolonged effort to help educators use federal COVID-19 relief money effectively, and have shared promising strategies states have chosen to help students and teachers. schools to meet the challenges created by the pandemic. The Coalition to Advance Future Student Success, unveiled on Monday, includes […]

Local news loses billions in revenue every year thanks to digital media giants

Analysis found that local news broadcasts lose $ 1.87 billion in revenue each year to Google and … [+] Facebook. Apple and Amazon also have the potential to siphon off revenue. (Photo illustration by Budrul Chukrut / SOPA Images / LightRocket via Getty Images) SOPA Images / LightRocket via Getty Images A recent research analysis […]

Japan Passes Digital Law As Covid-19 Highlights Tech Struggles, East Asia News & Top Stories

TOKYO (BLOOMBERG) – Japan’s parliament has approved a law to create a new digital agency as the government’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic, including stumbles in its vaccine rollout, has underscored the need for the country to catch up with its technological backwardness. The bill, which was passed by the upper house on Wednesday May […]

State turns to digital learning to prepare preschoolers for kindergarten | Education

The New Mexico Department of Early Childhood Education and Care, in conjunction with the Department of Public Education, kicks off the summer with an ambitious goal: to prepare thousands of 4-year-olds for kindergarten. by May 2022. They are turning to digital learning. A new partnership between the two state agencies and a Utah-based nonprofit education […]

The digital learning tool for public speaking classes arrives at the right time

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa .– Virtually all students at Penn State take some form of CAS 100 Effective Speech, a mandatory public speaking course offered by the Department of Communication Arts and Sciences (CAS) in the College of Liberal Arts as part of the general education requirements of students. The COVID-19 pandemic, which caused an almost […]

The digital learning tool for the public speaking class is coming at the right time

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa .– Virtually all students at Penn State take some form of CAS 100 Effective Speech, a mandatory public speaking course offered by the Department of Communication Arts and Sciences (CAS) in the College of Liberal Arts as part of the general education requirements of students. The COVID-19 pandemic, which caused an almost […]

DePaul Athletics Partners With College of Computing and Digital Media to Offer New Film Making Course

Eric Henri Students walk on the Quad, located on the Lincoln Park campus. While everyone was sheltered in their homes during the first wave of the Covid-19 pandemic last year, a student-athlete from DePaul wanted to show how his team still trained amid all the restrictions and protocols. But there was no definitive way to […]

The Scottish Papers: ‘Maritime Waste’ and Digital Learning Continues

Legend, The Scottish Sun tells the story of a lifeboat crew member who admitted to making a series of Coast Guard hoax calls. Leon Marandola, 20, was a member of the Buckie RNLI crew in Moray when the incidents occurred in 2019. Legend, The front page of The Herald reports on comments from Glasgow City […]

Can digital learning replace traditional learning methods?

This article shows how digital learning can be a suitable substitute for traditional educational research methods. In this article, see how digital learning can be a suitable substitute for traditional educational research methods. STRONG POINTS All schools and colleges have decided to start offering courses through online platforms Can e-learning really be a suitable alternative […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 the pandemic influenced the growth of digital law

Depending on who you speak with, when the topic of the relationship between the COVID-19 pandemic and the business and practical aspects of practicing law is discussed, you will both hear that the pandemic has closed the legal world by adding to the cost. of getting solutions to legal problems, and that the solutions to […]

12 Tips for Building Your Digital Law Library in the Age of COVID-19

We all knew law libraries were dwindling. No one suspected that they would be totally “screwed” by a virus. Law libraries have been “going digital” for at least 20 years, but few law firms have thrown away their last “pocket” part “update. But as companies plan their post-pandemic reopens, keeping a shared book collection is […]

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 […]

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 […]