August 31, 2017|Open Education Resources|

Open Education Resources: The Building Blocks of Precision Education

August 31, 2017|Open Education Resources|

by National University President Dr. David Andrews Creating a variety of ways for students to learn a concept or master a skill is one of the core ideas behind Precision Education, a research-based initiative launched [...]

August 25, 2017|Speaker Events|

Oxford University Professor Speaks at Launch of Precision Institute at National University

August 25, 2017|Speaker Events|

The digital revolution that has occurred over little more than a generation has disrupted work, communications, travel, shopping, and even our sense of identity. It has also generated vast amounts of data, so much that [...]

August 18, 2017|Predictive Analytics, Precision Initiatives|

What Precision Education Has in Common with Precision Medicine

August 18, 2017|Predictive Analytics, Precision Initiatives|

Precision Education has much in common with what is known as Precision Medicine, a comprehensive approach to personalizing healthcare delivery that has emerged in the last decade. Both refer to using a variety of information [...]

August 17, 2017|Adult Learners, Academic Standards|

The Credit Hour Reconsidered: Why the Carnegie Unit’s Time Has Passed

August 17, 2017|Adult Learners, Academic Standards|

The credit hour, sometimes also referred to as the Carnegie Unit, has since the early 20th Century been the commonly accepted measure of the quantity of college education someone has completed. Credit hours have played [...]

July 14, 2017|Adult Learners|

Precision Education: Are Adult Learners the Future of Higher Education?

July 14, 2017|Adult Learners|

Studies of college student success have found that students who live on campus, attend college full-time, participate in campus activities, interact with faculty outside of class and have close relationships with peers are more likely [...]

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