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As simulations gain traction in both in-person and remote classrooms, a multimedia author explains how he ensures they speak to all students.
It is a universal truth that human beings are visual creatures. If we can see a problem, there is a much greater likelihood that we can understand the root causes and find solutions. Unfortunately, many of the complex challenges we face in our society and in higher education are not easily visualized. The post 2 ways to address systemic racism on your campus appeared first on eCampus News.
One aspect of completion rates at community colleges that doesn't get much attention is the professional development of the instructors. A recent research project suggested that better support for faculty could eventually make a difference in student outcomes, even though the students who were part of the study did no better in the courses than their peers who weren't part of the project.
Immersive learning experiences are a new type of educational experience that can be used in place of traditional lectures and classrooms. Immersive learning is meant to mimic the real world by providing students with an environment that is as close to reality as possible. It's designed for learners who are interested in hands-on experiences, problem-solving, and discovery over non-traditional methods like reading textbooks and listening to lectures from a professor.
Researchers at the University of Arizona have worked with Tucson teachers to develop a lesson that would allow high schoolers to learn about the use of computational analysis for biological questions. The lesson is intended to help teachers adapt the teaching of science without having access to a classroom or lab.
IBM is setting out to provide 30 million people all over the world with job skills in technology fields by 2030.
A joint effort between higher education groups aims to address basic needs insecurity for low-income students--many of whom are struggling with pandemic-related worries like housing and health care. The post Efforts are underway to address basic needs insecurity among students appeared first on eCampus News.
New Orleans STEM District to Combine Education Center and Innovation Hub with Entertainment Facilities
A new development project in the eastern section of New Orleans aims to expand science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education for children and adults from under-resourced communities.
Cambrian College, the leading post-secondary institution in Northern Ontario, and Honeywell (Nasdaq: HON) announced the next phase of a comprehensive ... Read more The post Cambrian College Works With Honeywell to Continue its Campus Sustainability Efforts appeared first on eCampus News.
Keysight Technologies has introduced PathWave Lab Operation for Remote Learning, a remote access solution designed for online learning that enables the remote setup of instrument labs.
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