Education Articles

  • See how Lambton College is driving such impressive student usage of LinkedIn Learning.

    How Lambton College is Driving Student Usage of LinkedIn Learning

    May 13, 2020

    If you are looking for a higher ed institution that’s done a brilliant job of weaving LinkedIn Learning into the student experience, look no further than Ontario’s Lambton College. From July 2019 to March 2020, students, staff and faculty members at the 5,400-person institution watched a combined 172,671 learning videos, primarily on project management, data...

  • See how UCF is masterfully using LinkedIn Learning in their Integrated Business Program.

    The Reasons Why UCF's New Business Program is so Popular

    May 1, 2020

    Here’s a few things you won’t see in any class that’s part of the University of Central Florida’s Integrated Business Program, which launched in 2016 – A textbook. A professor lecturing to the whole class for more than 15 minutes. Tests of memorization. Solo assignments with specific instructions. Here’s what you will see – Online resources, watched before...

  • See Harvard University's brilliant workforce development program.

    A Harvard Community Program: A New Approach to Workforce Development — And Why it Worked

    April 2, 2020

    In October of 2019, Joan Clifford had all the traits of the quintessential ambitious young professional: associate’s degree, data coordinator job during the day, pursuing her bachelor’s degree at night. But internally, there was one prevailing emotion she just couldn’t shake — Doubt. “Was I in the right degree program?” Clifford said, listing off the questions...

  • See how Seton Hall is using LinkedIn Learning to build their brand.

    How LinkedIn Learning is Helping Seton Hall Strengthen...

    April 8, 2019

    Seton Hall University’s website reads that what sets it, “apart from other colleges and universities is how technology — and your...

  • Banning smart phones in class is not a realistic solution. It's better to have students learn how to deal with a smartphone in school to be productive.

    Should Cell Phones Be Banned From the Classroom? Absolutely...

    April 12, 2017

    I am amazed at the number of schools and classrooms that still ban students from bringing their own devices, especially smartphones,...

  • Technology is a great way to get students to engage in higher-order thinking, if the right tools are used.

    The Best Tech Tools for Getting Students to Think Critically

    March 15, 2017

    I recently wrote a post titled 10 Skills All Students Need to Be Successful, followed by a post titled How to Get Students to Engage...