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2014-04-28 12:36:01

Partnership in Response to Growing Brazilian Regional Demand for Distance Learning WASHINGTON, April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Blackboard, a global leader in technology solutions for the education industry, and Positivo Informatica (IT), Universidade Positivo (University) and Editora Positivo (Publisher) today announced a strategic partnership to offer Blackboard's teaching and learning solution to thousands of Brazilian students. "With more than seven million students in higher...

2014-04-28 08:37:56

Connie Dempsey, Penn Foster's Chief Certification and Licensing Officer, Receives the Distinguished Service Award; Penn Foster Graduate Tiffany Brown Named One of 2014's Outstanding Graduates and Famous Alumni SCRANTON, Pa., April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Penn Foster, a leader in career-focused online and hybrid education designed to address the skills gap in America, is proud to announce that the Distance Education and Training Council (DETC) has recognized two of Penn Foster's...

2014-04-24 23:10:11

EmpoweredU releases a new learning platform with advanced mobile and analytics capabilities and an innovative licensing model. EmpoweredU is the first enterprise to extend open-source Canvas with mobile, analytics, hosting and services. Campbell, CA (PRWEB) April 24, 2014 EmpoweredU, a Silicon Valley-based learning technology company, announced today the launch of its next generation learning platform. The EmpoweredU learning platform enhances the open-source Canvas LMS with a more...

2014-04-24 08:43:59

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 2U, Inc. (NASDAQ: TWOU) has been announced the winner in the "Partnerships" category of the ASU+GSV Education Innovation Summit's Return On Education (ROE) Innovation Awards. 2U, a leading provider of cloud-based software-as-a-service solutions that enable leading nonprofit colleges and universities to deliver high-quality degree programs online, also won the category in the award's 2013 inaugural year. Known to many as "Davos in the Desert,"...

2014-04-23 23:11:35

Minneapolis-based custom e-learning and blended learning solutions provider, Allen Interactions, will facilitate several e-learning design workshops, have a lot to say on the Successive Approximation Model (SAM) and share the latest on gaming, collaboration, and mobile capabilities of its premier authoring system, ZebraZapps. Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) April 23, 2014 At ASTD 2014, Allen Interactions will join more than 9,000 learning colleagues from around the globe in Washington, D.C., May...

2014-04-23 23:03:37

e-Learning Market in the US 2014-2018 a new research report added to Sandlerresearch.org store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) April 23, 2014 The introduction of HTML5 has boosted the growth of the e-Learning market in the US. For instance, HTML5 has reduced the need for creating apps used for e-Learning. In addition, HTML5 is compatible with many web browsers and mobile OS, and is capable of providing better performance, and enriched multimedia and connectivity. Flash was the major platform used...

2014-04-23 12:34:51

Verizon, the Program's Creator, and Its Partner, International Society for Technology in Education, to Launch Verizon Mobile Learning Academy to Train More Teachers Nationwide NEW CARROLLTON, Md., April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New national research indicates that training teachers to integrate mobile technology into instruction may have a positive effect on students' standardized test scores and academic achievement. The research comes from an evaluation study, conducted by the International...

2014-04-22 23:09:59

netTrekker and icurio Compliant With Industry Standard for Interoperability Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 Knovation, the leader in advanced personalized learning solutions, announces the IMS Global Certification of its learning engagement applications, netTrekker and icurio. Both Knovation services are compliant with Learning Tools Interoperability (LTI)™ v1.0, which enables the products to seamlessly integrate with existing classroom technologies. “IMS is very pleased with...

2014-04-22 12:36:06

The new game-based Math series, exclusively designed for US Common Core, provides schools and teachers the content, the tools and the data to drive student achievement. NORTH ANDOVER, Mass., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VINCI Education, home of the award-winning VINCI Blended Learning Solutions, expands its offering by launching the Elementary series of its real-time, data-enabled Math Curriculum. The Curriculum, sequenced to break down the Common Core requirements to small steps,...

2014-04-22 12:35:29

Computer Systems Institute pledges to provide scholarships to Career Online High School to combat the dropout and jobless rates in Illinois by increasing education levels. CSI has made the online program available in campus-based learning labs at three of its campuses. PENSACOLA, Fla., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Illinois-based Computer Systems Institute (CSI) today announced that it has launched a first-of-its kind scholarship-matching program as part of Career Online High...


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Technophobia
2013-12-24 11:45:54

Technophobia, from Greek techne, meaning art, skill, or craft, and phobos, meaning fear, is the fear or the dislike of advanced technology or complex devices, particularly computers. Although there are a number of interpretations of technophobia, they appear to become more complex as technology continues to evolve. The term is usually used in the sense of irrational fear, but others contend that their fears are justified. It is related to cyber phobia and it is the opposite of technophilia....

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