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Meet ProctorFree at WNYBUG eLearning Day

Proctor Blackboard Exams – Confidently – with ProctorFree ProctorFree will be attending and exhibiting at the Third Annual Western New York Blackboard Users Group eLearning Day in Hamburg, NY on Friday, September 30, 2016. The WNYBUG eLearning Day is a one day event that will provide networking and learning opportunities for eLearning experts using the Blackboard LMS […]

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What We’re Reading – Spotlight on Accreditation and Innovation

Spotlight on Accreditation and Innovation in Online Learning This week’s news was filled with great stories about online and higher education. Here are the articles we most enjoyed reading and sharing this week; covering accreditation, innovation, and more in online learning. How Community Colleges Can Combine Digital Innovation and Human Connection – EdSurge Community colleges face complex […]

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What We’re Reading

Spotlight on Online Education’s Continuing Growth The ProctorFree team loves reading and sharing interesting and thought-provoking articles about higher education and edtech, and we know that you do too. Here are the articles we most enjoyed reading and sharing this week. For Higher Ed CIOs Navigating Tight Budgets, Relationships Matter Most – EducationDIVE Higher education institutions are in a financial crunch […]

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Celebrating Online Learning Day

Why Online Learning Matters to the ProctorFree Team In celebration of National Online Learning Day, we are sharing why online learning is important to each one of us. We are proud to do what we do here at ProctorFree and we are committed to improving the ever-growing online learning community. Today, we reflect on the past, think about the […]

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Adult Nontraditional Students Are On The Rise

Edtech is Fueling the Growth of Nontraditional Students in Higher Ed with Flexibility and Accessibility. Adult, nontraditional students are already a major part of the education landscape, and their growth is not slowing down. As the number of adult students rise, edtech plays an ever-increasing role in helping these nontraditional learners succeed. Adult learning requires […]

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Education Webinar: Implementation Best Practices

Effectively Implement New Learning Technologies On Your Campus Join Velvet Nelson, ProctorFree Founder and Chief Learning Officer, and D2L for an informative webinar on learning technology implementation best practices. Webinar Description: Implementing new learning technologies in your online programs can be very successful when everyone is focused on its success. In this session, we will […]

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UPCEA in Review

Eric McGee, Vice President of Higher Education and Partnerships, joined Over 600 attendees for the 101st UPCEA Annual Conference in San Diego, CA. The conference was held in San Diego from April 7th to April 9th. The conference afforded Eric an opportunity to catch up with colleagues and friends that he has made over the […]

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MIT Online Education Policy Initiative

This month the Online Education Policy Initiative at MIT released a study done on how to further education in all aspects, with a focus on online education. The study has four focus zones: interdisciplinary collaboration, online educational technologies, learning engineers, and institutional/organizational change. The overarching message of the study is that while all fields are […]

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Addressing the Frustrations of Working Students

Education technology has made access to higher education more accessible than just a few years ago. As a result, more working adults are finding that they can work towards completing their degrees through online classes taken through their local college. What isn’t often talked about is the frustrations that these adult students face when dealing […]

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Corporations Need to Better Understand Employees’ Insights on Learning

Towards Maturity, a non-profit organization focused on expanding the use of learning technologies at work, recently released a comprehensive report on how workers really feel about online learning in the workplace. These 2,000 workers qualified for the survey because they invested their own time and money in online learning for professional development. After reading the report, […]