• BLOG: What Campus Climate Contributes to Campus Safety

    Over the past several decades, the topic of campus safety has become increasingly important to discussions around the roles universities play in the lives of their students. For many, their college campus becomes thei...
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  • RESEARCH NOTE | How College Unions Foster a Sense of Belonging among Students

    How College Unions Foster a Sense of Belonging among Students College unions and student centers play a vital role on campus as a central hub for programs, services, and student life in general. College unions aim t...
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  • BLOG: Strategies for Improving the Impact of First-Year Student Data

    With average attrition costs at nearly $10 million per institution, improving student retention rates, especially from the first to second year, can have a significant impact on institutional budgets and resource allo...
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  • BLOG | Beyond the Hype of Big Data in Education

    Last week, our Learning Science and Insights team released a whitepaper, "Beyond the Hype of Big Data in Education". In it, our team of learning designer researchers and data scientists outline how data can be used re...
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  • BLOG | With CARE and Consideration: Why Being a Good Partner Matters

    The expansion of open educational resources (OER) in higher education has led to a rush of commercial companies looking to provide OER-related services. Many if not most of these companies have brought products to mar...
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  • BLOG | OER in the News

    It’s an exciting time to be exploring Open Educational Resources (OER), and we wanted to share some great articles that recently caught our eye:   The Impact of Open Educational Resources on Various Student...
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  • BLOG | NEW OER Content in Intellus Learning

    We update and augment our Intellus Learning content library every month to make it the most current and comprehensive OER catalog possible. Here are some of the most recent additions to our platform:   2012 Book ...
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  • BLOG | Student Success as more than Academic Achievement

    Nearly 1/3 of all undergraduate students leave college after their first year. From the cost of education to personal constraints at home, students face additional pressures that weigh on their ability to complete col...
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  • BLOG | New Platform Enables Faculty and Instructional Designers to Discover and Use Affordable, High-Quality Content   David Kim October 14, 2015

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 14, 2015 New Platform Enables Faculty and Instructional Designers to Discover and Use Affordable, High-Quality Content Powerful curation tools catalog institutional resources, inclu...
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  • BLOG | Content Analytics Platform Now Helps Faculty Evaluate And Optimize Course Content

    New features provide real-time insight into how students engage with course content to inform instructional design and link content to outcomes LOS ALTOS, CALIF. (June 30, 2016) — Intellus Learning announced tod...
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  • BLOG | Macmillan Learning Acquires Intellus Learning, an Educational Platform as a Service Company for Higher Education

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK (PRWEB) JANUARY 17, 2017 Macmillan Learning today announced the acquisition of Intellus Learning, an educational platform as a service company that gathers information across institutions to he...
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  • BLOG | How Machine Learning Is Easing OER Pain Points

    Algorithms can help faculty discover and select open educational resources for a course, map the concepts covered in a particular text, generate assessment questions and more. By David Raths 10/04/17 The basic ...
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  • BLOG | OER Hot Topics for Librarians

    Early this year, the Association of College and Research Libraries compiled their top 5 articles about open educational resources (OER). The topics of these five posts focus on how libraries can participate in the int...
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  • BLOG | New Partnership Between EBSCO Information Services and Intellus Learning Enables Institutions to Launch and Sustain Affordability Initiatives

    ~Collaboration Will Aggregate and Assemble Relevant Open Education Resources and Institution’s Library Materials to Improve the Teaching and Learning Experience ~ The collaboration with Intellus Learning all...
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  • BLOG | Reducing the Cost of Higher Education through Affordable Textbooks

    By David E. Hubler, Contributor, Online Learning Tips, and Andrea Dunn, Associate Vice President of Electronic Course Materials, APUS There once was a bookstore owner whose media pitch was short an...
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  • WEBINAR | Implementing OER: It Takes a Village

    Calls to adopt and support open educational resources (OER) are on the rise across higher education. Because of the interdisciplinary and often abstract considerations that accompany an institutional embrace of OER, e...
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  • WEBINAR | Funding Your OER Initiative

    Open Educational Resources are, by definition, free to learners. Still, running an effective OER initiative to get these free resources into the hands of students in a meaningful and pedagogically sound way takes time...
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  • WEBINAR | Going OER: Eliminate Boundaries in Teaching and Learning

    Faculty are continuously searching for textbooks and materials that fit course requirements and their teaching style. Before the availability of open educational resources (OER), faculty were restricted to commercial ...
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  • WEBINAR | Supporting OER: Calling all Instructional Designers and Technologists

    As the open educational resources (OER) movement matures, questions continue to emerge about how to best support and sustain the use of OER at scale. Instructors and librarians maintain valuable partnerships for manag...
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  • WEBINAR | Exemplary Practices in Implementing Institutional OER Initiatives

    Implementing an institutional OER initiative takes planning, communication, and coordination across stakeholders, sufficient funding, and faculty, staff, and administrators. In this webinar, Dr. Gerry Hanley will pres...
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