Webcasts

Federal EdTech Legislation and Regulations that You Need to Follow

May 4th, 2016
WCET and Blackboard have partnered on a series of webcasts in 2016.

Previous Webcasts

Google Hangout: Conversation about Connected Credentials

April 21st, 2016
Google Hangouts Resources: - Storify of Tweets

Learning to Adapt 2.0: The State of Adaptive Learning in Higher Education Today

March 17th, 2016
Adaptive learning in higher education is evolving to address specific needs across a spectrum of institutions and degree programs.

Consortia Success Stories: Institutions Working Together on OER Innovations

February 24th, 2016
Resources: - Video of Recorded Webcast - Webcast Slides

Strategies and Tools for Finding, Adopting, and Managing OER

February 18th, 2016
Resources: - Slides

Issues and Trends in Edtech in 2016

January 21st, 2016
In 2015, trends in edtech included more emphasis on open educational resources, less hype around data analytics, and a nail in the MOOC coffin. Informal and formal blended learning models, including competency-based education, continued to grow.

Out with Old Edtech and in with the New

October 22nd, 2015
Learning Relationship Management (LRM) Platforms The old educational technology categories of LMS, SIS, and portal are being challenged on multiple fronts. One of the most interesting challengers is the category of Learning Relationship Management platforms. As retention and completion are superseding access as priorities in U.S.

Teaching Competencies for 21st Century Learners

October 6th, 2015
A Google Hangout Institutions with large online program offerings with large online enrollments know that they must invest in the training and development of their teaching faculty.

Identity Authentication and Proctoring Systems

October 1st, 2015
Promoting Integrity While Protecting Privacy The postsecondary education sector is a major market for commercial providers of identity authentication and remote proctoring systems.

Accessibility for Edtech Across the Campus: Turning a Negative into a Positive

September 29th, 2015
Resources - YouTube Video of Webcast - Chat Log

Promoting a Culture of Accessibility for Online Students

September 24th, 2015
Institutions are at varying stages of implementing accessibility processes from individuals managing reactive accommodations to robust campus-wide initiatives.