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The Similarities which Exist in and Among Collecting and Using Big Data within Higher Education and Coporate Training Environments
June 10, 2016   |   Jody Hanson, Concordia University, Chicago

Quite often, higher education and corporate training are not very different in terms of their responsiveness to turn information (Big Data) gleaned from implied analytics. What are some conditions that exist which explain these phenomena?


Preparing Students for the Workforce with Video Presentations
May 11, 2016   |   Katie Herrick, Panopto, Inc.

From an early age, students are taught to write in order to demonstrate understanding, engage their imagination, and express their unique perspectives. At all grade levels and across academic disciplines, 
writing continues to be an essential element of learning and communicating.


Discussing Accessibility with the SLATE Group
March 20, 2013   |   Blackboard, Inc.

The March meeting of the SLATE Group was held this past week at Waubonsee Community College in Sugar Grove IL. The topic, "Issues and Concerns of Accessibility to Technology in Teaching and Learning", was described by Ken Sadowski (Founder of the SLATE Group) as a constantly moving curve of importance that seems to once again be on the rise. I was invited to join this meeting to speak about Blackboard’s commitment to accessibility and the improvements made with in Blackboard Learn over the last twelve months.  



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