Universities Incorporating Technology into Nursing Training

Universities Incorporating Technology into Nursing Training

Universities Incorporating Technology into Nursing Training From letters to emails, chalkboards to white boards, and overhead projectors to power points, these are a mere speck of some of the technological advancements that have infiltrated the 21st Century classrooms. Of course, they have been no strangers to nursing programs at universities…

Building a Smarter Campus: Deakin University

Building a Smarter Campus: Deakin University

Although Deakin University in Melbourne, Australia is relatively new in terms of universities (it was founded less than 50 years ago) they have made significant achievement in this time in reaching the the top 3% of rankings in higher education institutions worldwide. Critical to the university’s continued success is its…

Connecting Transportation for Schools

Connecting Transportation for Schools

What if students could stay connected online even after they’ve left school? What if they could continue to work on and complete assignments while en-route? What if administrators could receive real-time alerts about the status of the vehicle transporting their students, from the maintenance needed to whether the driver is…

Innovating Inside and Outside the University

Innovating Inside and Outside the University

Innovation is a major focus for Australian universities, its industry partners, government and the broader economy. Australia’s capacity to transition to an advanced services and knowledge-driven economy will depend substantially on its capacity to innovate, and to scale that innovation. Consistently, Scandinavian countries rank among the most innovative. So, to…

Building Learning Communities Conference Redefines Educational Leadership

Building Learning Communities Conference Redefines Educational Leadership

Blending the old with the new is evident in the city of Boston. Marked with a cobblestone path, The Freedom Trail takes you on a journey through our nation’s rich history of more than 250 years – from the Old State House where the Declaration of Independence was first read to…

Innovation at Work

Innovation at Work

In July of this year, business, government and higher education leaders met at Flinders University to discuss ‘innovation at work’ at the Tonsley Precinct in Adelaide, Australia. The discussions during the Business/Higher Education Roundtable centered on better understanding the impact of technology and digital disruption with a focus on how…

Cybersecurity for Education: Learn from the Experts

Cybersecurity for Education: Learn from the Experts

Previously on the blog, we’ve discussed why cybersecurity is such an important topic in the education space, including the different types of attacks schools, colleges and universities might face, such as ransomware. But cybersecurity can be daunting – where do you begin? That’s easy – call in the experts. Here…

Infographic: Ovum Assesses Higher Education Today

Infographic: Ovum Assesses Higher Education Today

Many colleges and universities are being faced with declining budgets and rising expectations. Increasing operational efficiency while driving innovation is crucial for higher education institutions. To summarize the current state of higher education and to provide insight on how institutions can be innovative and cost-effective, global industry analyst firm Ovum…

Connecting Learning and Empowering Students: Education Trends in the US

Connecting Learning and Empowering Students: Education Trends in the US

Critical to workforce development, economic growth and the foundation of our future generation is the digitization of education. Schools and universities around the country are using technology to transform their classrooms and campuses. Through technology, institutions are seeking learning delivery effectiveness on and off campus, and are finding efficiencies and…