Scaling Solutions to Higher Education’s Biggest Challenges: An NMC Horizon Project Strategic Brief

Scaling Solutions to Higher Education’s Biggest Challenges: An NMC Horizon Project Strategic Brief

This publication, Scaling Solutions to Higher Education’s Biggest Challenges, aims to identify the challenges obstructing student success and provide exemplars that, if adequately cultivated, can support the widespread adoption of real solutions. By better defining the challenges impeding innovation in US postsecondary education and...
NMC Releases Strategic Brief Exploring the Potential for Course Apps to Transform Teaching and Learning

NMC Releases Strategic Brief Exploring the Potential for Course Apps to Transform Teaching and Learning

The NMC has released "Course Apps: An NMC Horizon Project Strategic Brief" at the annual EDUCAUSE Annual Conference. Commissioned by Adobe Systems, the report explores the emergence of new forms of instructional resources, known informally as “course apps” — special mobile applications with functionalities that promise to redefine the category.
The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Announces the DETA Research Center

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Announces the DETA Research Center

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM) has embarked on a groundbreaking initiative that will investigate factors for distance education and competency-based education (CBE). The Distance Education and Technological Advancement (DETA) Research Center is three-year collaboration with the University of Wisconsin System, UW-Extension, Milwaukee...