Authored by Maggie Semple

Anti-Racism eLearning Course for Universities

London (UK), November 2020 - A new eLearning course, titled Let's Talk about Race in the Workplace, has been commissioned by four UK universities in its first week of release. Portsmouth, Strathclyde, East Anglia, and Cranfield universities are the first to start using the programme.

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Video Lecture

Lecturio Presents New Nephrology Course

Leipzig (GER), November 2020 - Nine out of ten people are not aware of their chronic kidney disease. This poses a variety of challenges for physicians. To better address them, Lecturio has updated its nephrology course.

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With Financial Support

Transatlantic Collaboration in Digital Music Teaching

Mainz (GER), October 2020 - With the beginning of this month, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz (JGU) has officially started cooperating with Texas State University in San Marcos, Texas, in various areas of music-related teaching. Their joint project Virtuelle Musiklehre in Kunst und Wissenschaft ('Virtual Music Teaching in Art and Academia') has attracted financial support to the tune of EUR 73,000 from the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) and the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD).

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IELA

Announcing the Winners - 2020 Academic Division

virtual conferenceNew York, NY (USA), October 2020 - IELA proudly present the winners of the 2020 International E-Learning Awards, Academic Division, who were honored at the International Conference on Interactive Collaborative Learning (ICL).

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Biodiversity Curricula

Higher Education for Tanzania

Bayreuth (GER), September 2020 - Biodiversity is a central ecological and economic resource for Tanzania, thanks to its extensive nature reserves. For its long-term preservation, the East African country needs experts who can develop and implement effective strategies and measures. As part of a new project funded by the EU to the tune of up to €790,000, the University of Bayreuth is working towards establishing commensurate courses of study at universities in Tanzania. The project title is Developing Curricula for Biodiversity Monitoring and Conservation in Tanzania (CONTAN).

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Medical University of Pleven

The Digital Transformation of Medical Education in Bulgaria

Leipzig (GER) / Pleven (BGR), September 2020 - The Medical University of Pleven was the first in Bulgaria to offer an English language medical program, and it continues to be a pioneer, with the adoption of Lecturio's digital learning science-based education platform. Already an attractive destination for international and domestic medical students alike, the Medical University of Pleven now joins over 100 medical schools around the world in offering high-quality digital medical education.

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Machine Learning

Blackboard Ally Accessibility Solution in Arabic

Dubai (ARE), September 2020 - Blackboard Inc. has announced the availability of the Blackboard Ally accessibility solution in Arabic to serve educators, institutions, and learners. Blackboard Ally helps institutions build a more inclusive learning environment and improve the student experience by helping them take control of course content with usability, accessibility, and quality in mind.

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Virtual College

Online Training with the Health and Safety Executive

Ilkley (UK), June 2020 - Virtual College has teamed up with subject matter experts from the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) to develop a new online health and safety training solution for slips, trips, and falls in the workplace. It has not only been designed to help businesses meet their compliance needs, but the learner has been at the forefront of the creative process, ensuring a training solution that is relevant, engaging, flexible, and accessible to all.

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From 100 International Experts

Higher Education Landscape 2030

Hannover/Berlin (GER), June 2020 - The trend analysis based on a worldwide review and update of innovative models from AHEAD is now also available in English. The advancement of new learning pathways due to increasing digitisation is more relevant than ever, which is why the Forschungsinstitut für Bildungs- und Sozialökonomie (FiBS) and the HIS Institute for Higher Education Development e.V. (HIS-HE), together with other experts, also provide an English version. The book - from the SpringerBriefs in Education series - summarizes the assessments of over 100 international experts.

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Free Online Material

LiNCHigher Learning to Help 25,000 Lincolnshire Students

LiNCHigherLincolnshire (UK), May 2020 - LiNCHigher has announced that they have teamed up with Lincolnshire-based the creative digital agency First Media to launch LiNCHigher Learning. LiNCHigher Learning will provide around 25,000 students across Lincolnshire access to specialist learning resources online during and beyond the COVID-19 pandemic. It is available now free of charge for schools and colleges across Lincolnshire.

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Marshall E-Learning

The Manager's Lockdown Toolkit - for Now and the Future

London (UK), May 2020 - These days, Marshall E-Learning is launching The Manager's Lockdown Toolkit - Guidance for now and the future. The Toolkit is immediately available to Marshall's client community, which includes most universities in the UK and every university in the Republic of Ireland.

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Ethical Leadership

Outlining MBA Perceptions of the Future of Work

London (UK), May 2020 - MBA students and graduates have shared their thoughts on how business will change in the future - paying special attention to the rise of artificial intelligence; the importance of diversity and equality; and the role of responsible and ethical leadership in establishing trust between the business world and the public, in light of issues such as climate change. 

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Virtual College Creates Mental-Health-Support Package

Ilkley (UK), May 2020 - Virtual College has created a resource package to support people’s mental health and wellbeing and help at a time in which we are all impacted by the uncertainty, isolation, and solitude that the coronavirus pandemic has brought upon us.

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Research Project

CommLab India's CEO Acquires a PhD In Mobile Learning

RK PrasadHyderabad (IN), May 2020 - CommLab India is pleased to announce that RK Prasad, CEO and Co-Founder of CommLab India, has been conferred a Doctoral Degree (PhD) in Mobile Learning by the prestigious Lancaster University, UK. His thesis, "Mobile Learning for Sales and Service Personnel: Case Studies in the Corporate Training Environment", makes significant contributions to existing research on mobile learning in the corporate sector, particularly in the areas of social influences on integrating mobile learning in organizations.

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