Five tech trends transforming higher education

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The need for digital transformation across higher education is a well trodden argument: we live in an increasingly digital world; students (and academics and professional services staff) are likely to be digital natives who do their shopping online, send their mums mothers day cards via their phones and meet their dates via an app.

Beyond K-12: 8 Reasons Why Higher Education Should Adopt Gamification

Beyond K-12: 8 Reasons Why Higher Education Should Adopt Gamification

Gamification has been part of teaching strategy in K-12 even before it was common for computers to exist in the classroom. Teachers have used games for decades to keep students engaged in the learning process, to make instruction easier to digest for students with varying learning styles, to get an idea of how students are doing that may not be reflected in test scores, and to boost morale in the classroom.