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WCET Announces Higher Education Leaders Elected to Executive Council

headshots of Vernon Smith and Michelle Weise

Beginning at the WCET Annual Meeting in Minneapolis October 12-14, 2016 your two new Executive Council members will take office - Dr. Vernon Smith, Vice Provost for Distributed Learning and Associate Professor of Practice at the University of the Pacific and Dr. Michelle Weise, Executive Director of Sandbox Collaborative, the research and development lab of strategy and innovation at Southern New Hampshire University.  You can read more about the qualifications in today's news release.

WCET Welcomes New Steering Committee Members

WCET is pleased to announce that our Steering Committee has five new members, as well as an addition to the leadership for the 2016-2017 year. The Steering Committee advises WCET on programmatic issues of interest to the membership at-large and leads and/or contributes to activities in support of WCET’s programs and membership, upon the request of the Steering Committee Chair and Executive Director. Find out more about the new Steering Committee members and leadership.

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October 24th, 2016

Earlier this year, Sen. Ben Sasse of Nebraska called this election a “dumpster fire.” We were reminded of this insight by Terry Hartle (Senior Vice President, Division of Government and Public Affairs of the American Council on Education) at last week’s Presidents’ Forum. Hoping to raise the level of dialogue beyond that surrounding a dumpster […]

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The pace of change in the educational technology marketplace is constantly increasing.

Great teachers are great teachers regardless of the type of classroom, in the cloud or on the ground.

New innovations emerge each year increasing the demand for technology-enhanced instruction.

Policies and regulations impact the operation of technology-enhanced teaching and learning in higher education.

Student success is the overarching goal of WCET and the higher education institutions and organizations that form the cooperative's membership.