Digital Literacy in Higher Education, Part II > An NMC Horizon Project Strategic Brief

Digital Literacy in Higher Education, Part II > An NMC Horizon Project Strategic Brief

Digital Literacy in Higher Education, Part II: An NMC Horizon Project Strategic Brief is a follow-up to the 2016 strategic brief, supported by Adobe, which explored an increasingly pressing challenge for United States higher education institutions: advancing digital literacy among students and faculty. This second edition aims to examine digital...
Introducing Digital Learning Technologies on Your Campus at OLC Innovate 2017

Introducing Digital Learning Technologies on Your Campus at OLC Innovate 2017

April 4, 9:00am-4:00pm | OLC Innovate 2017 | Sheraton New Orleans Digital learning innovations can increase access and student success while lowering college costs. In this pre-conference workshop at OLC Innovate, receive support for all stages of planning, adopting and evaluating digital courseware or adaptive learning initiatives. Discover...
Submit Your Projects for the NMC Horizon Report > 2017 Higher Education Edition

Submit Your Projects for the NMC Horizon Report > 2017 Higher Education Edition

The expert panel has completed voting and the topics for the NMC Horizon Report > 2017 Higher Education Edition have been selected — below. The report is a collaboration between the NMC and the EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative (ELI), an EDUCAUSE Program, set to be released in February 2017 at the ELI Annual Meeting. We’re now looking for any...
NMC Report Addresses Higher Ed’s Biggest Challenges

NMC Report Addresses Higher Ed’s Biggest Challenges

The New Media Consortium (NMC) is releasing a strategic brief in conjunction with the EDUCAUSE Annual Conference 2016. Serving as a call to action to postsecondary leaders to devise effective strategies, Scaling Solutions to Higher Ed's Biggest Challenges is supported by a grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and delves into eight...
Join the NMC in Welcoming the University of Massachusetts Amherst!

Join the NMC in Welcoming the University of Massachusetts Amherst!

The NMC team is excited to announce the most recent addition to our community: The University of Massachusetts Amherst, commonly known as UMass Amherst. UMass Amherst is the flagship campus of the University of Massachusetts system in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Home to over 28,000 students, UMass Amherst is the largest public research...
Just Let It Happen: Living with Open-Ended Outcomes

Just Let It Happen: Living with Open-Ended Outcomes

In “Teaching Creativity – Not Conformity,” I began by positing that we need to encourage exploration through questioning rather than providing answers to our students (and employees). Since then, Kevin Kelly has reemphasized the same theme by identifying the skill of questioning as one of the key trends that will shape humans in our...
NMC and EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative Release the NMC Horizon Report > 2016 Higher Ed Edition

NMC and EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative Release the NMC Horizon Report > 2016 Higher Ed Edition

The New Media Consortium (NMC) and EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative (ELI) are jointly releasing the NMC Horizon Report > 2016 Higher Education Edition at the 2016 ELI Annual Meeting. This 13th edition describes annual findings from the NMC Horizon Project, an ongoing research project designed to identify and describe emerging technologies likely to...
Welcome Aboard! Curtin University Joins the NMC

Welcome Aboard! Curtin University Joins the NMC

The NMC is proud to welcome Curtin University into the NMC member community. Based out of Western Australia with campuses in Malaysia and Singapore, Curtin has a strong commitment to international engagement, and seeks to prepare all graduates to live and work effectively in an increasingly globalized world. As a vital part of this commitment,...