Monday, May 29, 2023

Academic misconduct at NextEd falls by 85% following Turnitin onboarding

Turnitin, one of the leading provider of assessment, grading, and innovative learning solutions across the globe, is helping NextEd Group combat actual and potential academic misconduct, including detection of instances where AI writing tools like ChatGPT may have been used without permission – across a cohort of 15,000 domestic and international students.
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Learning can be fun: How to engage students through interactive games

Fun classroom games keep youngsters motivated and engaged. Besides, they let them develop various skills via games automatically. We want to help educators who struggle. Our informative review highlights several good options that may suit your students.

Rimini Street expands the scope of Rimini Support™ solution for Daekyo

Rimini Street, a provider of end-to-end enterprise software support, products and services, the third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software, and a Salesforce and AWS partner, announced Daekyo, South Korea’s education service, has expanded their Rimini Support™ services from an initial scope of Oracle products to now include their SAP products.

Booktopia partners with VitalSource to avail digital textbooks via Bookshelf®

Booktopia, one of Australia’s largest online bookstore, and VitalSource®, a premier education tech provider, have teamed up to provide Booktopia clients access to digital textbooks for the first time through Bookshelf®, VitalSource’s eReader platform. University students purchasing textbooks through Booktopia can learn more about this new etext option here.
Nic Cola, Chief Executive Officer at RMIT Online

Aussie micro-credentials firm RMIT Online appoints Nic Cola as its CEO

One of Australia's leading innovators in online courses and micro-credentials, RMIT Online announced the appointment of the executive Nic Cola as its new CEO. Mr. Cola has extensive experience leading digital transformation across education, media and travel sectors. Prior to RMIT Online, Mr. Cola was Open Colleges' Managing Director in Australia for over four years and oversaw the rapid growth of the group's online courses and student enrolments.
Arinya Talerngsri, Chief Executive Officer at SEAC

Thailand’s SEAC eyes expansion in the ASEAN SMART learning market

SEAC, a lifelong education innovator, is shaking up the Thai and ASEAN education market with significant investment to expand its SMART learning solutions across ASEAN. The world is rapidly evolving, and current learning methods fail to keep pace; SEAC is poised to capitalize on the growing demand for more effective tech-supported education design and delivery.
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Ciena, Digicel Fiji and Southern Cross join forces to improve digital inclusion for students...

Ciena, Digicel Fiji and Southern Cross have launched Project Semata, an initiative to provide high-speed internet access and online learning resources to three schools in Savusavu, Fiji. This will give 10Mbps internet access to the Digicel Fiji network to all students and teachers at the Kamendra School, Savusavu Secondary School and St. Bedes Secondary School.
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LambdaTest and LinkedIn partner to provide a test certificate to learners

LambdaTest, the digital experience testing cloud platform, has partnered with LinkedIn to offer the LambdaTest Test Automation Professional Certificate exclusively available on LinkedIn Learning, as part of its mission to support the testing and QA community. Through this Professional Certificate course, learners will acquire fundamental knowledge of test automation, including various tools and best practices, in a highly engaging manner from Meaghan Lewis, Technical Program Manager at Microsoft. More importantly, learners will be able to implement and optimize test automation in their jobs after this course.
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Universiti Malaysia Perlis upgrades to Juniper Networks’ AI-driven solution

Juniper Networks, a secure, AI-driven networks provider, announced that Universiti Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP), a technical university in Malaysia, has tapped Juniper’s solutions for upgrades to its campus and data centers networks, enhancing digital learning experiences for students and staff. With a robust AI-driven network, UniMAP is on the road to optimize their campus network capabilities, empowering the future engineers who will drive Malaysia’s digital future.

Global Digital Infrastructure Authority Uptime Institute buys CNet Training

Uptime Institute, the Global Digital Infrastructure Authority, a Dominus Capital, L.P. portfolio company, announced that it has completed its acquisition of Academia Group Limited and all of its global subsidiaries including CNet Training, Ltd. CNet Training, located in Bury Saint Edmunds, Suffolk, England, is an International award-winning technical education company.