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Technology & Online Learning

Internet Technology & Online Learning

Lousy Internet Speeds? Not for Researchers in the UAE

Benjamin Plackett | 20 Mar 2015

The U.A.E.’s high-speed computational network is helping researchers and educators collaborate.

Profiles Research Technology & Online Learning

A Conversation With the Leader of the UAE’s Largest University

Sarah Lynch | 04 Mar 2015

The chancellor of the Higher Colleges of Technology talks about the institution’s organization and teaching style.

Scholarships Technology & Online Learning

How to Avoid Getting Cheated by Phony Scholarships

Benjamin Plackett | 24 Feb 2015

Fraudulent universities use fake scholarships as bait to lure unsuspecting students to part with their money. Here’s how to protect yourself.

Accreditation Quality Control Students Technology & Online Learning

Faking Quality Control for Universities

Benjamin Plackett | 24 Feb 2015

An international organization that uses the term “accreditation” provides little of it, leaving students in the lurch.

Accreditation Quality Control Students Technology & Online Learning

A Web of “Diploma Mills” Preys on Arab And Western Students Alike

Benjamin Plackett | 24 Feb 2015

A ring of fraudulent universities is extracting money from students with high-pressure sales and phony scholarships.

Internet Technology & Online Learning

What Progress is Being Made to Arab “Knowledge Economies”?

Benjamin Plackett | 29 Jan 2015

A recent report provides much needed statistics on the question of whether the Arab world is on route to a knowledge-based economy.

Employment Profiles Technology & Online Learning

A Conversation with IBM’s Naguib Attia: Revolutionizing Education

Sarah Lynch | 29 Jan 2015

The chief technology officer at IBM Middle East and Africa talks about what the company looks for in graduates.

Standardized Tests Technology & Online Learning

Looking at Arab Education Through PISA Tests

| 03 Dec 2014

A global test used in 65 territories and countries, four of them Arab, provides insights that education policymakers could use.

Critical Thinking Curriculum Technology & Online Learning

What Is Education For?

D.D. Guttenplan | 13 May 2014

As countries seek to improve schools and universities, institutional goals need to come into focus.

Technology & Online Learning

How Social Media Will Change Higher Education

| 24 Feb 2014

Social media will move from the edges of academe to being central to it, a new report says.




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