Weekly Brief


Weekly Brief

Thursday, October 14,2021

Feature of the Week

The most significant advantage of STEM-based education is that it develops a connection among school academics, future work, community sensitivity, and all this in a global perspective.  Read more
The need for talent reskilling has escalated due to these new 'virtual workplaces' and 'normal,' which analysts estimate will exist next year.  Read more
The pandemic has hastened the shift in the Edtech Industry as millions of students worldwide are forced to choose online education platforms.  Read more

CIO Viewpoint

By Andrea Ballinger, Vice Provost & CIO, Oregon State University | University Information and Technology  
I believe that through courage and an acceptance of vulnerability in support of a shared vision we can help our institutions innovate through successful digital transformations  Read more
By Patricia Patria, Vice President for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer, Worcester Polytechnic Institute  
Within higher education and corporate America, Digital Transformation has become the new buzz word for the last few years.  Read more

Featured Vendors

By Amy Jenkins, Head of Schools and Distribution  
Outschool is an innovative education platform that offers a variety of engaging, small-group classes online. Unlike traditional classes, Outschool classes give kids the unique opportunity to explore their interests in-depth via interactive, live...  Read more
By Laura Bresko, Co-Founder  
TeacherMade converts a teacher's PDFs into digital activities, transforming them into engaging, interactive online experiences. TeacherMade digital worksheets can include images, links, audio, video, and interactive question zones like multiple...  Read more
By Maggie Haflett, Co-founder and Julie Woosnam, Co-founder  
The Teachers Academy is an online professional training and coaching firm  Read more

CXO Insights

By Spyridon Doukakis, Phd, Bioinformatics and Human Electrophysiology Laboratory, Department of Informatics, Ionian University  
Educational neuroscience is an interdisciplinary field in which researchers from a wide range of...  Read more
By Monica N. Burnette, Ph.D., Interim Vice President, Seton Hall University  
Throughout the academic year, the DEI Committee has continued to meet frequently, coordinating weekly...  Read more