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Concerned About Academic Dishonesty? Online Proctoring Can Help.

Concerned About Academic Dishonesty? Online Proctoring Can Help.

According to a recent study by the National Center for Education Statistics, more than one-third of students registered in post-secondary classes at American colleges and universities are enrolled in distance learning. As more adults are pursuing new career paths and recent high school graduates seek more flexible learning environments, that number is expected to grow.…

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Athletic Trainers Provide Value

Athletic Trainers Provide Value

If you have an interest in sports and enjoy helping people to feel and perform their best, you might thrive in a career as an athletic trainer. Athletic Training 101: What Is an Athletic Trainer? Athletic trainers are skilled healthcare professionals who provide preventative care and treatment, primarily but not exclusively to athletes. Athletic trainers…

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Solving the A&P Attrition Problem: A New Approach to Anatomy & Physiology

Solving the A&P Attrition Problem: A New Approach to Anatomy & Physiology

There’s no denying that Anatomy & Physiology (A&P) is a challenging course. Even the most dedicated students can find the lecture and labs overtaxing. It’s not surprising that many struggle, and many don’t make it through. In fact, a new report from the Human Anatomy & Physiology Society found that nationwide, A&P attrition rates are…

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Five Key Focus Areas for Your Online Education Strategy

Five Key Focus Areas for Your Online Education Strategy

Student success doesn’t mean what it used to. More than a passing grade or a strong essay score, the modern higher education experience has been transformed by technology. Today, a student’s online education experience is just as important as their experience in the classroom. Each year, the Online Student Success Symposium (OS3), sponsored by Strada…

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18 Enlightening Digital Learning Stats and Quotes

18 Enlightening Digital Learning Stats and Quotes

Today’s educators are asked to balance traditional approaches to education with emerging technology, all in the name of satisfying student demands. In response, many institutions have turned to digital learning to give both students and teachers an alternative to the traditional, on-campus classroom. Whether you’re fired up about the possibilities digital learning presents or you’re…

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Five Trends Shaping the Future of Online Education Today

Five Trends Shaping the Future of Online Education Today

The incoming freshman class next year were in kindergarten when the first iPhone came out. Social media has always existed in their world. They’re more than digital natives; they’re mobile-first and always connected, born floating in a sea of information. That environment has shaped the way they learn in unique and fundamental ways. It makes…

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Four Valuable Investments in Digital Teaching & Learning for Universities

Four Valuable Investments in Digital Teaching & Learning for Universities

The demand for online learning courses continues to rise. In fact, a recent survey revealed that a whopping 74% of four-year universities said demand had increased from 2016 to 2017. However, just 43% said they would be increasing their online learning budget in response to demand. That second number is disheartening, but not surprising. Anyone…

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6 Tips for Teaching Medical Terminology

6 Tips for Teaching Medical Terminology

Medical terminology courses introduce students to the language of science and medicine, covering topics like anatomy, physiology, pathology, diseases, diagnosis, and much more. But the way students prefer to learn this information continues to change as technology evolves. Today, students expect more from their classroom experience — whether online or in person — and the…

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Choosing the Right Medical Terminology Online Course Materials

Choosing the Right Medical Terminology Online Course Materials

To compete with early-adopting institutions and increase student enrollment numbers, many institutions are refining their online learning offerings. Online courses can save money, increase enrollment, and even optimize FTE/SCH — but not all online courses are created equal. Before you add medical terminology online courses to your department homepage, make sure you’re using a vendor…

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