Today our spotlight is on our international client the National Institute of Education, Singapore. Dr. Samson Tan, Head of the Centre for Innovation in Learning discusses the partnership with Blackboard, and its strengths.
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The emerging fields of learning analytics and educational data science have seen rapid change in recent years. As adoption increases and we in higher education grow in our understanding of how data collected by colleges and universities can be used to increase student success, it is helpful to look back at how far we have […]
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At BbWorld 2017, Blackboard announced the Open Innovation Initiative. This program provides a way for developers using the IMS Global Learning Tools Interoperability® (LTI®) standard and Representational State Transfer (REST) developers to collaborate with Blackboard and develop integrations and extensions to Blackboard products without the cost-barrier of a formal Blackboard Partnership. Developers participating in the Open […]
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Tis the season for gift giving and we couldn’t resist joining in the festivities. Throughout the year we create a variety of content to help you better serve your community members. From blogs and ebooks to webinars and assessment tools, our goal is to give you the gift of knowledge about communications, and engagement best […]
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We all know that the spring rush is a source of angst for students and staff alike—missed deadlines, long lines, and limited patience are the makings of a perfect storm. It doesn’t have to be that way, though. You can ease the spring rush crazy before it even starts with just a few proactive measures […]
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Today we’re excited to spotlight one of our international clients, Malayan Colleges Mindanao. Dodjie Maestrecampo, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, discusses the evolution of teaching, and the benefits his faculty has seen since partnering with Blackboard.
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Looking to learn more about what’s trending in education? Here’s a recap of this week’s top education news. Let us know what you think about this week’s news in the comments below. GOP Seeks to Shift Accountability for Colleges Inside Higher Ed Education groups scrambled Friday to dissect a massive bill from Republicans in the U.S. […]
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On November 8, 1965, in a crowded gymnasium at his alma mater Southwest Texas State University (now Texas State University), President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Higher Education Act (HEA) of 1965 proclaiming, “I want you to go back and say to your children and to your grandchildren, and those who come after you and […]
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Giving the gift of knowledge. Our holiday gift to you is full of cheer and information about how to strengthen your communications and engagement. This is a collection of our most popular pieces of content from 2017, wrapped up in a big red bow. Gifts Tools: Assessment tool The Website Grader Ebook: A guide to […]
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If you set out to plan a conference, a conference is what you are likely to end up with. That’s not necessarily a good thing. Conferences are largely formulaic, and in higher education we put on A LOT of them. While some may be better executed than others, these events all tend to follow a […]
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