Why one professor would swap tenure for a union (opinion)

The recent firing of 33 employees, including tenured professors, at Emporia State University in Kansas was deplorable. On the faculty Listserv at my university, it led to a wringing of hands from tenured professors, who lamented it as heralding the dismantling of tenure and the further deterioration of higher education. According to Inside Higher Ed‘s … Read more

Pepperdine law dean talks openly about his stutter

Some of Paul Caron’s most vivid childhood memories are about his stutter: disappearing to the restroom whenever the server came to his family’s table at a restaurant so his parents would order for him; children laughing at him in fourth grade when the teacher asked him his name and he couldn’t say it. Today, Caron … Read more

It’s time to make systematic changes to support STEM advances (opinion)

Graduate students and postdoctoral researchers play a vital role in advancing our nation’s research enterprise and economic competitiveness. In the wake of a few notable recent developments focused on the future of science, now is an opportune time to emphasize systemic changes that need to occur to nurture the next generation of scientists. A few … Read more

Web Design Company: Top Tips For Choosing

Choosing The Right eLearning Web Design Company Your entire business presence depends upon how interactive and compelling your website is. Therefore, the right development of a website plays an integral role in the betterment of your business. There are numerous web development companies out there that offer web design and development services. In order to … Read more

eLearning Trailblazers: Immersive Learning Pioneers

Immersive Learning Thought Leaders Enhancing immersion is a top priority for every Instructional Designer, L&D pro, and educator. Learners need to feel like they play an active role in the experience and apply their newfound knowledge in context. Fortunately, we have these immersive learning trailblazers to lead the way and encourage us to put our … Read more

55 Tips, Tricks, and Ideas for Substitute Teachers

If you’re looking for inspiration for teachers, look no further! Whether you’re a seasoned sub or a total newbie, we’ve got you covered with these 55 tips, tricks, and ideas from our very own WeAreTeachers HELPLINE! and around the Internet. 1. Start with a positive attitude “I only ask three things from my substitute teachers: … Read more

31 Elementary PE Games Your Students Will Love

There’s nothing kids need more to break up a day spent sitting still and listening than a fun PE class to let off some steam. In the old days, going to gym class probably included playing kickball or dodgeball after running a few laps. Since then, there have been countless reinventions of and variations on … Read more

How Can Data Analytics Enhance Decisions?

Data-Driven Analytics For eLearning Business Decisions As the data coming from company portfolios becomes vast and complex, a standard approach to private equity (PE) business analysis crumbles. It is no longer sufficient to get precise and data-rich insights to measure, track, and grow the performance of your company portfolios. As technology keeps evolving and businesses … Read more