On Twitter? Best #HigherEd Journalists To Follow

We have compiled a list of the best education (K-12) and higher education journalists and influentials to follow on Twitter. Whether you are a public relations specialist, higher education administrator, traditional college student or even an online college, hese Twitter accounts will provide up-to-the minute news and helpful resources on all things higher education, college, ed tech and beyond. Continue reading

The Future of Higher Education

What is the future of higher education? A recent Pew Internet Study, which surved of 1,021 Internet experts, researchers, observers and users was created to answer important facts about our higher education system in America, and where it is headed. Hybrid learning, ed tech, and online education were cited to proliferate. Will college tuition rise even more? Find out below… [More on online degrees...]

IT Scholarships Abound for Those Interested in Technology Degrees

As the world becomes more and more reliant upon technology, there is a greater need for information technologists to write programs and applications, to keep networks functioning, and to accomplish a myriad of other tasks. Because today’s youth have grown up with technology at their fingertips, 24/7, many high school graduates are interested in pursuing jobs in technology. Fortunately there are many scholarships focused on technology. Continue reading

College Spending: Back-to-School Expenditures On The Rise

Our nation’s back-to-school spending is higher than ever. Up an average of $100 per person between 2011 and 2012, the average college student will spend $907.22 on items like technology (computers, smartphones, printers), dorm or housing decor/furniture, textbooks, and back-to-school clothing, cites the National Retail Federation. Continue reading