Category Archives: Notable Posts

IHE Essay: Getting the political facts straight about State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement

By Phil HillMore Posts (402) The following essay, co-written by Russ Poulin and Phil Hill, was originally published at Inside Higher Ed in response to articles in the New York Times and Inside Higher Ed regarding whether New York state … Continue reading

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The Odd Couple: How Ed Tech Must Support Vastly Different Types of Professors

By Phil HillMore Posts (402) An edited version of this post was first published at The Chronicle of Higher Education Let’s admit it, there can be some real tension when a college is faced with choosing a new learning-management system, … Continue reading

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Wheaton College Selects Schoology As New LMS In Surprise Decision

By Phil HillMore Posts (402) Schoology, a social cloud-based LMS known mostly used in the K-12 market, has set its sights on expanding into the higher education market using their recent $32 million funding round. Last January, Colorado State University’s … Continue reading

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Barnes & Noble Education Buys LMS Provider LoudCloud Systems For $17.9 Million

By Phil HillMore Posts (402) Yesterday morning Barnes & Noble Education, the owner of 743 college bookstores and related services, announced the acquisition of LMS provider LoudCloud Systems for $17.9 million in cash. LoudCloud provides a traditional LMS for general higher … Continue reading

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A Big Reason That Digital Textbooks Are Misunderstood

By Phil HillMore Posts (402) Chegg, which is in the midst of a dramatic change in their business model by moving from textbook rentals to digital student services, got slammed last week in the stock market. After reporting mixed results … Continue reading

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