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Is It Possible to Learn Anything?

A couple of Northwestern grads answer the question, and question the answer. INTERVIEW | by Victor Rivero Will Yang studied economics at Northwestern. He graduated high school from Winter Park High as valedictorian, taking 6 APs along with a full … Continue reading

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Students Are Texters, So Here’s a Company that Knows That

Scaling an edtech solution with a veteran scaler. INTERVIEW | by Victor Rivero An entrepreneur and executive who has spent most of his career building successful companies, Brian Kathman has deep experience across technology, philanthropy, and high-growth companies, often translating … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | MindTap Mobile

Cengage Learning’s award-winning MindTap, a fully built course experience that integrates reading, homework, quizzing, multi-media assets and more into engaging, pedagogically sound learning experience for students, is now mobile. From their phones or other devices, students can stay organized, optimize small pockets … Continue reading

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Engaging or Distracting?

Lowering millennial dropout rates with mobile technology. GUEST COLUMN | by Danial Jameel Dropout rates among college students remain high, and approximately 21 percent of students at public institutions fail to graduate. However, grades and tough class schedules are not … Continue reading

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Trends | Infographic: Turnitin Plagiarism Report

We live in a digital culture where norms around copying, reuse and sharing are colliding with core principles of academic integrity. iParadigms, creators of Turnitin and a leader in originality checking and online grading, today announced the results of a new … Continue reading

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Trends | Infographic: Generation Mobile

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Cool Tool | Chegg Goes Digital

Students heading back to college and purchasing their books may have a slightly lighter load to carry: textbook rental giant Chegg is going digital, and will be steadily rolling e-textbooks on its platform offering millions of both print books and … Continue reading

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