The following was originally published by Inside Higher Ed on March 28, 2018. Read the full text of the article at insidehighered.com. By Bridgette Martin Hard and Matthew Rascoff Innovations in education today spread at …

During 2017-2018 academic year, the Duke Digital Initiative, a collaboration between Learning Innovation and OIT, has given away more than 500 SparkFun Inventor’s Kits for Photon Internet of Things (IoT) kits to students on campus.  The …

Active Reading: The reading itself matters, but what comes before also does.* In college classrooms, it is considered rather unusual to have in-class reading unless it’s part of an exam. Collective reading in class is …

Web accessibility is an important requirement for creating content in Sakai and other teaching platforms on the web. A feature that makes this a snap is the “Check Accessibility” feature in Sakai. Use this tool …

Today, April 2 at 10:30 am and 1:30 pm in the Holsti-Anderson Family Assembly Room in Rubenstein Library, Joe Karaganis will give lectures on the Open Syllabus Project and “shadow libraries”. The Open Syllabus Project …

Join your colleagues on April 17th for a demonstration and Q&A with Sarah Weaver, MPH who will showcase a hybrid/blended program model, the Duke – Johnson & Johnson Nurse Leadership Program. Sarah will discuss approach, …

Sakai 12 is now available! The new version has improved usability, a better mobile experience, and many new features and enhancements. Here are some new features in Sakai’s most important tools: Gradebook New options are …

Duke Learning Innovation recently returned from Coursera’s annual Partners’ Conference, held at Arizona State University March 6–8, 2018. At the conference, Coursera announced several bold new initiatives. Below, we summarize the big announcements and what …

Join Duke faculty and students for a collection of lightning talks on teaching, research and pedagogy, followed by open discussion. BRITE Ideas is a BRITE Lab and Duke Learning Innovation collaborative event. Date: Wednesday, April 18, …

When Duke student Sinclair Toffa (TC ‘18) first heard about Coursera for Duke his reaction was, “This is fantastic.” So he was not surprised when he heard that Duke’s unique model of online co-curricular learning …