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Indiana School of Digital Learning is now part of Indiana Common Core, offering students 30 college credits for any state university, while still in high school

MODOC, Ind., March 17, 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Indiana School of Digital Learning (INDLS), a full-time public school program for students across the state and an online program from the Union School Corporation, is partnering with Ivy Tech Community College to provide INDLS students with access to the program Indiana College Core (ICC). Students can earn up to […]

National Skills Fund allocates R100 million to provide digital learning space

The National Skills Fund (NSF), in partnership with the Presidency, has allocated R100 million for the President’s Youth Employment Initiative, which will benefit 4,500 learners in the digital learning space. Briefing the media on the learning and training opportunities offered by the Sectoral Education and Training Authorities (SETA) on Friday, the Minister for Higher […]

South Africa: R100 million to benefit learners in the digital learning space

The National Skills Fund (NSF), in partnership with the Presidency, has allocated R100 million for the President’s Youth Employment Initiative, which will benefit 4,500 learners in the digital learning space. Briefing the media on the learning and training opportunities offered by the Sectoral Education and Training Authorities (SETA) on Friday, the Minister for Higher Education, […]

Lander University Adds New Bachelor of Science in Digital Media Production | News

Lander University is adding to its catalog of degree programs with the addition of the new Bachelor of Science in Digital Media Production. This program is fully approved by the Higher Education Commission and will launch in Fall 2022. “This degree is another example of Lander University’s commitment to bringing an innovative, high-quality education to […]

D2L and Class join forces to provide comprehensive digital learning based on the Zoom platform

Links to the breadcrumb GlobeNewswire New integration offers synchronous and asynchronous learning across all platforms Author of the article: Content of the article TORONTO and WASHINGTON, Feb. 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — A global learning technology company D2Land Class Technologies Inc.. (Class) a Zoom platform-based company that adds features and functionality to expand teachers’ workflow, announced […]

Pearson SA is doubling down on digital learning

The rise of digital learning has exceeded all expectations in a world plagued by social distancing and an increased reliance on digital tools. During the pandemic, no sector has been more affected than education, as institutions around the world have scrambled to keep learning alive. Central to this adaptation was the evolution and proliferation of […]

Pearson SA is doubling down on digital learning

The rise of digital learning has exceeded all expectations in a world plagued by social distancing and an increased reliance on digital tools. During the pandemic, no sector has been more affected than education, as institutions around the world have scrambled to keep learning alive. Central to this adaptation was the evolution and proliferation of […]

Coffey Architects complete factory-style digital learning center in Norwich

The three-story Digi-Tech factory creates an official entrance to the Norfolk campus, which has become one of the nation’s largest colleges for higher education. Coffey Architects worked with local architect James Lee Burgess to design the 2,725 m2 building, which contains teaching, learning, and social spaces for nearly 500 students, including robotics labs, digital studios, […]

Global education through technology and digital media

The Internet is now a global marketplace, a workspace and a meeting place. As a result, it enables users to receive a holistic education. Do your students have global educational experiences with technology? Technology-driven communication, cooperation and invention are shaping our global future. Yet, according to Henry Jenkins of MIT, the digital divide in the […]

NetScout: Digital Learning Gets an “F” When UCaaS Fails

Eileen Haggerty February 1, 2022 Educators around the world have spent the past two years developing ways to make remote learning work. Today, as significant parts of the education system bring students back to classrooms, other institutions are adopting hybrid learning models that offer distance learning where it is best suited to meet the needs […]

InScribe Selected for GSV Cup Elite 200 for Excellence in Digital Learning | News

DENVER, January 19, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — InScribe Education (InScribe), which provides groundbreaking digital community solutions, has been selected for The Elite 200, the acclaimed list of semi-finalists for the GSV Cup, the world’s largest pitching competition for EdTech startups led by female-led, multi-stage venture capital firm GSV Ventures. Companies selected for the Elite 200 represent […]

UA92 gets £2m raise for new digital learning academy

UA92, which was created by Gary Neville, Ryan Giggs, Paul Scholes, Phil Neville and Nicky Butt, has secured a £2million boost to support the development of a digital learning academy. University Academy 92, which is supported by Lancaster University, has received funding from the Office for Students, the independent higher education regulator in England. The […]

3 questions to former professor and digital learning strategist Scott Moore

Scott Moore is an interesting guy. He spent more than two decades as a full business school professor (at Michigan) and dean (at Babson) before moving in 2015 to a leadership role at Extension Engine. As Scott considers the next chapter of his career, he accepted to answer my questions about life inside and outside […]

GSV Announces GSV EdTech 150, Top Digital Learning Companies

More than 3,000 private companies backed by venture capital and private equity were evaluated to create the acclaimed list of companies revolutionizing the world of education technology. GSV estimates that together, these 150 companies reach about 3 billion people – almost half of the world’s population – and generate around $ 20 billion In income. […]

Digital Learning Content Developer Job with BIRMINGHAM CITY UNIVERSITY

Digital learning content developer Educational Development Service Site: Joseph Priestley Building Salary: £ 29,951 to £ 32,555 per year Fixed Term 36 Months Posted on: Friday 07 January 2022 Closing Date: Friday 04 February 2022 Interview date: Be confirmed Reference: 012022-06 This is a great opportunity for the right person to make a meaningful contribution […]

Digital Learning Content Developer Job with BIRMINGHAM CITY UNIVERSITY

Digital learning content developer Educational Development Service Site: Joseph Priestley Building Salary: £ 29,951 to £ 32,555 per year Fixed Term 36 Months Posted on: Friday 07 January 2022 Closing Date: Friday 04 February 2022 Interview date: Be confirmed Reference: 012022-06 This is a great opportunity for the right person to make a meaningful contribution […]

UNICEF, Accenture, Microsoft and Dubai Cares launch free digital learning platform to tackle global education crisis – FE News

“Passport to Earning” to give 15-24 year olds a certified education and vocational training Centerpiece Launch on Day 1 of the RewirEd Summit – Driving Innovative Seismic Change in Global Education Dubai, Sunday 12e December. To help tackle the global learning crisis, UNICEF, Accenture, Microsoft and Dubai Cares came together today to launch a new […]

Poynter Institute’s MediaWise Announces International Expansion of Digital Media Education Program to Address Global Information Disorder

ST. PETERSBURG, Florida (December 13, 2021) – When the Poynter Institute launched its MediaWise digital media education initiative in 2018, the non-partisan nonprofit set an ambitious goal. Teach 1 million middle and high school students how to better detect misleading or inaccurate information on the Internet. Today, almost four years later, MediaWise has reached 21 […]

Spiezle Group of Architects Designs New Digital Learning Spaces for the Next Generation of Rutgers Students

Spiezle Architectural Group announced the completion of the new Digital Learning Commons at Rutgers University Archibald S. Alexander Library. Located on the College Avenue campus in New Brunswick, the library is the main center for studies in the social sciences and humanities on campus. It also houses special collections, university archives and the East Asian […]

Manipal Global Education Services launches digital learning platform for medical students

Manipal Global Education Services (MaGE), a leading provider of higher education business and marketing solutions, has launched Manipal MedAce, a digital learning and assessment resource for MBBS students. Manipal MedAce is a one-of-a-kind digital learning and assessment resource for undergraduate medical students and is based on the instructional design principles of e-learning. MaGE stated that […]

Africa Digital Learning Summit | 2022 – New FE

February 3 @ 8:30 am – February 4 @ 5:30 p.m. Reinforce the importance of transforming education systems across the African continent through digital education We are delighted to invite you to the Digital Learning Summit Africa 2022! Africa Digital Learning Summit 2022 | 03-Feb-2022, 8:30 a.m. – 04-Feb-2022, 5:30 p.m. Key stakeholders from the […]

Digital learning ‘is by far our strongest area of ​​growth’: McGraw Hill CEO

McGraw Hill CEO Simon Allen joins Yahoo Finance Live to discuss the educational publisher’s digital learning opportunities presented by the pandemic and his positive expectations for the infrastructure bill expanding broadband access for students. Video transcript JULIE HYMAN: Like so many other industries, education has truly been radically transformed by the pandemic. Lots of attention– […]

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 […]

Long Island University to Launch Film and Digital Media School with Michael Tadross, Whoopi Goldberg and Wendy Federman on Advisory Board

Enrolled students will have access to state-of-the-art production equipment and be ready to create full-length feature films in the secondary year. BROOKLYN, NY, November 15, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Today, Long Island University has announced plans to launch its Film and Digital Media School, which will be led by a distinguished advisory board that […]

Long Island University to Launch Film and Digital Media School with Michael Tadross, Whoopi Goldberg and Wendy Federman on Advisory Board

BROOKLYN, NY, November 15, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Today, Long Island University has announced plans to launch its Film and Digital Media School, which will be led by a distinguished advisory board that includes a renowned film producer and a former Paramount Pictures executive Michel Tadross, Oscar winner Whoopi goldberg and legendary Broadway producer […]

TCS to design digital learning support framework for the Royal Academy of Engineering of Spain

Summary Framework for Spanish and Global Universities will improve the student-teacher experience, streamline campus operations and exams This partnership includes a series of interactive events and webinars for schools, colleges, universities and technical education institutions Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), the leading specialist in information technology (IT) has partnered with the Royal Academy of Engineering of […]

Digital Promise launches digital learning research network – Campus Technology

The future of education Digital Promise launches digital learning research network By Dian Schaffhauser 10/26/21 Digital promise threw SEERnet, a five-year program that aims to inspire research into large-scale digital learning in higher education and K-12. Digital Promise will also work with Empirical education, a research and development company that will bring to the project […]

Journalism graduate charts unique career path through digital media | Nebraska today

Editor’s Note – This is part of a series of conversations highlighting Husker’s outstanding alumni on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Medium page. This week meet Mekita Rivas, a journalism graduate who through hard work, persistence, skills and a little luck has carved out a place for herself in digital media, editing and writing for publications. […]

HBCU Group to Receive $ 1.5 Million for Digital Learning Research |

The scholarships will enable black students to achieve more equitable results in higher education. Adobe Stock A handful of historically black colleges and universities will be selected in mid-November to receive a combined $ 1.5 million as part of a co-design research project by Complete College America and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to […]

Simple steps improve digital learning

Students risk losing a sense of community when teaching is digital. But digital education works best under certain conditions. Credit: Shutterstock, NTB “One thing that can get lost in digital education is the process of building social relationships. This network building normally takes place during coffee breaks, shared lunches and in the toilet or machine […]

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 […]

Lifelong digital learning is now essential to stay up to date in a constantly changing work environment

The pandemic has changed the way businesses operate and people work. It has also changed the way they learn the skills and professional development they need to do their jobs and highlighted how quickly the world of work can change. What seems clear from research produced here earlier this month by the Higher Education Authority […]

McGraw Hill and Kaumeya Language School Partner to Advance Digital Learning and Student Success

Kaumeya Language School (KLS) to license McGraw Hill e-learning content and technology through its adaptive learning platforms, including ConnectEd and Open Learning Platform (OLP) Alexandria, Egypt, August 26, 2021 / PRNewswire / – A new agreement between Kaumeya Language School (KLS) and McGraw Hill will make McGraw Hill’s cutting-edge digital content accessible to more than […]

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 […]

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 […]

Radenta-eduCLaaS Offers Discount on Digital Learning Courses – Manila Bulletin

Radenta Technologies, one of the country’s leading integrators of IT solutions, with eduCLaaS Pte. Ltd., a subsidiary of Lithan Singapore, offers a 40 percent off on digital learning courses until December 31, 2021. Radenta Technologies and eduCLaaS Pte. Ltd., offers a 40% discount on digital learning courses. The discount covers the following online courses: 1. […]

MIT’s dean of digital learning steps down as backlash from edX sale rises

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s dean of digital learning has resigned due to a faculty revolt against the sale of non-profit online course platform edX to for-profit competitor 2U, Times Higher Education can reveal. Krishna Rajagopal, who announced his departure, told his colleagues that he had “persistent serious reservations about the way forward for edX […]

Arizona State U. to Launch “Pocket” Digital Learning Record in 2022

Arizona State University plans to launch a new app, called Pocket, as a decentralized digital student record beginning in spring 2022, with the goal of creating a nationwide network of participating institutions. The university showcased the new technology, backed by blockchain, at ASU’s Digital Trust Summit in June. Decentralized digital learning records through platforms like […]

McGraw Hill sees double-digit gains on digital learning platforms

McGraw Hill, a US-based learning company that provides personalized content, software and services for K-12 students, saw strong increases in digital content sales, based on results for the past financial year. According to a company press release, McGraw Hill recently announced positive results for the fourth quarter and 2021 with double-digit year-over-year growth in digital […]

College professors see the increased value of digital learning |

Will a full return for students mean a more traditional campus or a “post-pandemic version of normality.” Artinspiring/Adobe Stock Russ Poulin, general manager of the NPO WICHE cooperative for educational technologies (WCET), says colleges and universities have reached an inflection point” when it comes to digital learning. While institutions and the many courses they offer […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

“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 […]

Digital Media Program Seeks Stability and Focus Under New Leadership | News

Fall 2015 marked the completion of a massive collaborative effort within the University of Cincinnati, supported by then University President Santa Ono, to combine media education resources of the school into a comprehensive interdisciplinary degree programme. Using start-up funding from Ono’s “Transformation Fund” matched by the College-Conservatory of Music (CCM); the College of Design, Art, […]

Bachelor of Arts in Digital Media Design

Nadia L. – Class of 2020 QUICK FACTS 180K ALUMNI WORLDWIDE Become a member of the global NU alumni community. 4 LESSONS OF THE WEEK The BA in Digital Media Design program consists of four-week courses. # 1 IN SAN DIEGO National University is the largest private, non-profit university in San Diego. Program overview Help […]

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 […]

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 […]