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May 24th, 2016
More than 40 million students, teachers, and administrators in schools worldwide, including 7 of the 8 Ivy League universities in the United States, are using Google Apps for Education - a set of communication and collaboration tools that includes email, calendar, unlimited storage, and documents.
February 12th, 2016
The workforce in our nation’s universities and colleges is as diverse as the student body. From professors, administrators, technology specialists, to maintenance crews, higher education institutions must support a wide range of functions. More, within all of these diverse positions, there is a mix of tenured, general employees, part-time workers, contractors, and more. This huge mix presents a challenge to HR teams looking to ensure the right staffing levels and maintain an engaged and happy workforce.
November 9th, 2015
Learning has always extended beyond the classroom, but with today’s technology the classroom is no longer traditionally confined to a place with four walls. Whether students are enrolled in a full-time degree program on a campus, completing classwork online, getting a new certification, or simply brushing up professional skills, today’s students expect to be able to do their work when and where they want.
April 14th, 2015
The CIO Council recently released a case study on the progress at the Department of Education (ED) to meet federal mandates for the public release of data.