Written by: Steven H. Cady Published by: BizEd, AACSB International MBA News Digest Comment: None. Extracted Content: As business education is increasingly delivered remotely, it is essential for instructors to know how to create safe, effective, well-organized learning communities online. Once the pandemic took hold, schools around the world quickly transitioned to online delivery, and … [Read more...] about Distance Learning: The Top Ten Practices
Written by: Paige Francis Published by: Forbes MBA News Digest Comment: None. Extracted Content: In higher education, the rapid move to remote learning last spring followed by a need to plan for a certain fluid fall semester opened up endless opportunities for information technology teams and their leadership to flail reactively and over-invest in systems, solutions and widgets. But, did … [Read more...] about Yes, Most Tech Changes Made During Covid-19 Are Here To Stay
Written by: Dian Schaffhauser Published by: Campus Technology MBA News Digest Comment: None. Extracted Content: Coursera has announced that it is continuing its offer of free courses for students and whole campuses, along with some enhanced functionality. Free access to Coursera for Campus was announced in March, to help institutions of higher education transform their programs to online … [Read more...] about Coursera for Campus Extends Free Plans, Adds Enhancements
Written by: Lindsay McKenzie Published by: Inside Higher Ed MBA News Digest Comment: None. Extracted Content: ClassEDU announced last week that it has raised $16 million in seed funding to develop Class for Zoom -- a Zoom add-on that will give educators new features such as the ability to take class attendance, get data insights into student participation and issue interactive quizzes … [Read more...] about Innovators Seek Zoom University 2.0
Written by: Nicole Nguyen Published by: The Wall Street Journal MBA News Digest Comment: Good tips in this article for those of you with frequent power outages and are also working from home. Extracted Content: No matter where you live, it’s good to prepare for a blackout before it’s too late. Hopefully you’ve already got a flashlight, hand-crank radio, first-aid supplies and a store of … [Read more...] about Prep Your Tech for Power Outages and Other Emergencies
Written by: Rodney G. Alsup Published by: MBA News Digest Academy MBA News Digest Comment: None. Extracted Content: Do you know where your prospects come from? How about how many come each day, each week, or each month? Or do you know how many visitors your program’s website has each day, each week, or each month? If you don’t know, you should because these are the leading indicators for … [Read more...] about Are You Using Google Analytics to Measure Website Performance?