Tags professional development

University of Florida now offers faculty and staff free AI courses

by Emily Bamforth

In a bid to promote AI education, the University of Florida is offering free microcredential courses in AI to its faculty and staff.

New Carnegie Mellon cert readies students for data analytics in government

by Emily Bamforth

Carnegie Mellon University developed a new data analytics certification program designed for those working in all levels of government.

Interest in cloud architecture, art history exploding on Udemy

by Emily Bamforth

Cloud architecture, Dynatrace and art history are the fastest-growing education trends, according to the online learning platform Udemy.

Online Learning Consortium selects Panopto to expand video training

by Emily Bamforth

The Online Learning Consortium partnered with the software firm Panopto to improve its use of video in offering educators professional development training.

Lehigh U. to offer new online education certificate through Discovery Education

by Colin Wood

Courses in a new online certificate target educators seeking to “hone their instructional practice in the remote learning environment."

Tech companies ask Biden for more education support, student data

by Betsy Foresman

In a letter to the incoming administration, a group of companies stressed the importance of technology to facilitate high-quality learning, the need for additional funding, professional development and the value of data in assessing students.

Arizona State University launches virtual teacher institute

by Betsy Foresman

As the fall semester approaches, a new professional development program aims to help Arizona's K-12 instructors get up to speed on virtual instruction.

Illinois launches STEM website to improve education access

by Betsy Foresman

A new website showcases STEM resources like career-development events, virtual summer camps and learning centers at local universities or community colleges.

Vanderbilt University joins higher education's crusade to support online teaching

by Betsy Foresman

Like many colleges and universities preparing to continue online teaching for the fall semester, Vanderbilt University is providing its faculty with critical resources to support remote learning.