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Unizin finds another member in the University of Iowa

As part of its membership, UI is set for a summer and fall 2015 pilot of the Canvas LMS.

Dec. 18, 2014 / Roger Riddell (Education Dive)

Mississippi receives third federal pre-K funding rejection

Officials reviewing the state's application for $60 million in funding found its plans to be lacking detail and inadequately addressing low-income, disabled, and English-language-learning students.

Dec. 18, 2014 / Roger Riddell (Education Dive)

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7 ways higher ed institutions are increasingly joining forces

Several factors have driven recent collaborative efforts between colleges and universities.

Dec. 18, 2014 / Keith Button (Education Dive)

Duncan makes Ferguson trip to gauge how education can help

The nation's top ed chief is exploring how education can solve problems brought to light by the recent police shooting of Michael Brown, an unarmed black teen.

Dec. 18, 2014 / Allie Gross (Education Dive)

Advocates petition for Corinthian sale safeguards

At least 50 advocate groups have signed on to a letter asking the heads of three federal agencies to enforce strict safeguards for students and taxpayers.

Dec. 18, 2014 / Keith Button (Education Dive)

80% of schools still use paper sign-in sheets, but should they?

A new whitepaper from Raptor Technologies makes the case for taking school visitor sign-ins digital.

Dec. 18, 2014 / Allie Gross (Education Dive)

Udemy celebrates 5 million students

The announcement marks a 213% increase over the previous year.

Dec. 17, 2014 / Roger Riddell (Education Dive)

Missouri chooses next education commissioner

Margaret Vandeven will take the reins following Chris Nicastro's retirement at the end of the year.

Dec. 17, 2014 / Roger Riddell (Education Dive)

294 rejected John Hopkins applicants receive acceptance emails

The university mistakenly emailed 'Embrace YES!' emails to applicants who were supposed to embrace 'no.'

Dec. 18, 2014 / Keith Button (Education Dive)

Impressive scores for NYC teachers under new eval system

Nine out of 10 teachers earned one of the top two rankings, but some question the legitimacy of their scores.

Dec. 18, 2014 / Allie Gross (Education Dive)