| 
  • If you are citizen of an European Union member nation, you may not use this service unless you are at least 16 years old.

  • Buried in cloud files? We can help with Spring cleaning!

    Whether you use Dropbox, Drive, G-Suite, OneDrive, Gmail, Slack, Notion, or all of the above, Dokkio will organize your files for you. Try Dokkio (from the makers of PBworks) for free today.

  • Dokkio (from the makers of PBworks) was #2 on Product Hunt! Check out what people are saying by clicking here.

View
 

Goal: Affordability and Accessiblity

This version was saved 14 years, 5 months ago View current version     Page history
Saved by PBworks
on January 23, 2008 at 7:17:51 pm
 

Goal

 

To provide high-quality academic programs that are affordable and accessible to a wide range of learners.

 

Challenge

 

Higher education is challenged with keeping the rising cost of a college education affordable and accessible. We are further confronted with maintaining our current set of academic technology applications while remaining nimble enough to address the varying needs of 21st century students.

 

We need to begin to think laterally and begin to look at alternative academic technology solutions that are low cost, low barrier with enough flexibility to meet the learning outcomes of our academic programs. 

 

 

Approach

 

The next generation of web applications has grown from a collection of flat sites powered by search engines to become the center of a new digital lifestyle. Today's web is a shared network space that drives education, work, research, and social life. These familiar low threshold technologies factor into the educational equation by making accessible the tools that will help students engage in their own learning.

 

Desired Outcomes

 

  • Students will use low cost, low barrier technology to help them engage with their learning
  • Low cost technology will allow the for more innovation

 

Comments (0)

You don't have permission to comment on this page.