Universal Design for Learning project breaks down barriers at CSU, Chico
At California State University, Chico, an ambitious Universal Design for Learning (UDL) initiative is improving engagement across campus. Also, an expert from Kurzweil Education discusses how to use UDL to overcome common barriers to student success. Sponsored content by Kurzweil Education.
Innovative furniture redefines multipurpose room at space-restricted medical school
Outfitted with some unique furniture from Computer Comforts, one oddly shaped and relatively small room at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas’ new medical school is all that and much more. Sponsored content by Computer Comforts.
Why college tutors help high schoolers with homework
What’s in it for a university that hires its students as college tutors to provide free math and science tutoring to middle and high school students who are struggling with their assignments? Soft skills and community trust, the Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology says.
How to Build the Next Generation of Virtual Learning Environments
In this web seminar, leaders from three institutions described how they are creating the next-generation virtual classroom on their campuses, and shared some strategies and best practices for implementing the same at any institution. Sponsored content by Barco Education.
UB op-ed: How to move from digital literacy to digital fluency
If you work in higher education, you have likely heard the term “digital literacy.” But are basic literacy skills enough to equip students to thrive in today’s world?Jennifer Sparrow, associate vice president of Teaching and Learning with Technology at The Pennsylvania State University, believes we need to help students move beyond digital literacy to achieve digital fluency.