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In the Spotlight
Connected Devices, Connected Colleagues
With over 50 concurrent sessions and over 100 speakers, the 27th WCET Annual Meeting is an outstanding lineup of forward thinking innovators, practitioners, and thought leaders in higher education technology. In typical WCET fashion, nearly every session includes multiple perspectives on topics such as:
- The Internet of Things.
- Adaptive Learning.
- Federal Policy & the Impact on Students, Institutions, States, & Accreditors.
- Managing CBE -- From Starting an Initiative to Developing a Transcript.
Photo Credit: Wally Gobetz
September is Accessibility Month at WCET
To recognize the importance of accessibility as we kick off the fall semester, WCET will feature several Frontiers blogs and webcasts on accessibility issues and best practices across the institution. We invite you to join in the learning by registering for our webcasts:
Video Captioning: Features, Costs, Good Practices, and How Captioning Benefits All Students - September 10, 2015
Promoting a Culture of Accessibility for Online Students - September 24, 2015
Accessibility for Edtech Across the Campus: Turning a Negative into a Positive - September 29, 2015
Photo Credit: Yahoo! Accessibility Lab
WCET Frontiers Blog
Van Davis, Blackboard’s new Associate Vice President of Higher Education Research and Policy, is today’s guest blogger. We’re all engaged in assuring that student data is used properly. Van gives us an insight into legislation that may add new responsibilities in protecting student data and privacy. Thank you for the update, Van.
We live in a society awash in a sea of data. The collection and use of millions upon millions of data points allows for an ...