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Fixing the Integration Gap Between LMS and Video Conferencing Improves the Online Instruction Experience

11/01/2018
Dennis Pierce on The Tech Edvocate

…California’s community college system has found a solution to this problem. The state, via CCC TechConnect, has partnered with a technology provider called CirQlive to make audio and video conferences through its conferencing platform fully integrated into the LMS the college is using…Read full article here.

By | November 1st, 2018|Categories: CirQLive, Client Articles|Tags: |

New Survey Shows Value Of Community Service In College Admissions

By Derek Newton
04/05/2018 on Forbes

…“We’ve known for some time that colleges strongly consider community service in admissions decisions,” Michele Pitman, the Founder & CEO, intelliVOL, maker of x2VOL, said. “We’ve just never really known how much of an influence it is – and so this is great news for students who now have the ability to demonstrate who they are outside of the classroom,” she said….Read full article here.

By | October 24th, 2018|Categories: Client Articles, x2vol|Tags: |

15% of students admit to buying essays. What can universities do about it?

By Jedidiah Evans
10/2018 on The Conversation

…In February this year, Turnitin announced plans to crack down on contract cheating. Its proposed solution, authorship investigation, hopes to automate a process familiar to any human marker: detecting major shifts in individual students’ writing style that may point to help from a third party…Read full article here.

By | October 18th, 2018|Categories: Client Articles, Turnitin|Tags: |

The World Of Work — In Elementary School

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10/18/2018 on Forbes

….Many of the “meet a pro” activities happen virtually through Nepris, a platform that connects industry professionals with classrooms….Read full article here.

By | October 18th, 2018|Categories: Client Articles, Nepris|Tags: |

Data is the lifeblood of Michigan State University’s ‘digital nervous system’

By Michael Dawisha
10/11/2018 on EdScoop

…We also use a service management platform from TeamDynamix (TDX) that makes it easier for people from multiple campus departments to communicate with each other and track the status of projects, so that everyone is on the same page…Read full article here.

By | October 14th, 2018|Categories: Client Articles, TeamDynamix|Tags: |

OPINION: When it comes to school, more choice doesn’t always equal more opportunity

By Jinal Jhaveri
10/04/2018 on Hechinger Report

…These three issues — application, language and transparency — are keys to moving the growing marketplace of school choice into one of genuine school opportunity. But opportunity and choice remain separate ideas and accomplishments, and about that we must remain clear….Read full article here.

 

By | October 14th, 2018|Categories: Client Articles, Hero K12|Tags: , |