Technology for Education blog

January 16, 2019

WHO SHOULD LEAD DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION IN YOUR INSTITUTION?

From department heads to service providers, all players should play a role in a digital transformation process.

There are many advantages to digital transformation in university classrooms, among them optimizing resources to improving academic follow-up.

However, several key players need to take part to carry out this process successfully. Their support is critical as they must explain the benefits of change, answer questions, and provide advice among other tasks. In this blog, we define who these participants are and how they can contribute to a successful digital transformation.

January 9, 2019

FIVE HURDLES TO DIGITALLY TRANSFORM INTERNAL PROCESSES

Optimizing internal processes with digital tools also involves dealing with issues that may not be on your radar.

If you think you're all set to implement a technological solution in your institutional education, make pause and read about these main difficulties that you might face.

December 26, 2018

How to help evaluators assess teacher performance with management software

Every academic institution should have a teacher performance assessment program in which students, peers, and superiors participate.

During this process, the establishment’s academic staff is evaluated both for contractual purposes as well as to improve the educators’ professional development plans.

A teacher management software helps to ensure that this assessment is professional, factual and irrefutable.

December 19, 2018

Tips to find the best management software for your educational institution

Once your educational establishment identifies an internal management process problem and determines that it requires a technological solution, it is time to search for the appropriate software.

There is a wide choice to select from, the person in charge must carry out a quick, practical and useful market study to choose the most convenient option.

December 12, 2018

The objectives of digital transformation in educational institutions

Digital transformation is altering the manner in which businesses emerge, function and develop. It is also introducing changes to practices relating to the sales and marketing of products and services, hiring, accounting, and financial management, among many others.

However, what is the aim of this revolution?

May 15, 2017

Infographic: Using big data to improve the flipped classroom

Education finally received an invitation to the Big Data party and, boy, are things look exciting in the flipped classroom! From boosting teaching methods to shortening learning curves, everyone wins. Check out this infographic to see how you can make the most out of your flipped classroom with Big Data. 

May 11, 2017

Infographic: What is a flipped classroom?

A new teaching method is subverting the very fabric of traditional education: the flipped classroom. Imagine students attending online classes and learning at their own pace, in a totally homework-free environment, while teachers use educational technology to boost the learning process. Sound fun? Let´s take a look. 

April 5, 2017

Higher education academic planning: tools to optimize your workload

Designing and improving a specific course curriculum and syllabus in universities can turn into a dilemma. To make sure that the outcomes of a course, major or program are met and precise, academic planners need to assess whether teachers and students will be able to handle a particular academic workload.