Outcomes

What we're working on and thinking about at HotChalk

Outcomes is the official HotChalk blog about education technology: what it is, what it isn't, and, most importantly, what "EdTech" should be. We're tech savvy but not tech driven: we measure our success by the outcomes we help traditional nonprofit universities achieve. Every day we learn something new about what works – and what doesn't – in higher education technology. And if you learn with us, that's an outcome that benefits everyone.

Two Cents on the Value of Scale

A key component of EdTech’s value rests in its ability to scale. Some simple but powerful numbers show the potential economic impact of multiplying the efforts of our best teachers.

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5 Reasons EdTech & Teacher Residencies are a Perfect Match

Most newly minted teachers step into a classroom having never been solely in charge of a room full of students before, but EdTech can change that for the better.

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Snapshot: Data Analytics in Higher Education

Student data should extend well beyond GPA. Big Data analytics in education are making this a reality.

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Old School: The Changing Face of the Student Body

Over the past half-century, college tuitions have increased by as much as 1,550 percent for private institutions, with public education costs rising almost as fast. Awareness of the punishing impact […]

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Seeing Is Believing: Virtual & Augmented Reality Tech In The Classroom

Gamers shouldn’t be the only group to benefit from virtual and augmented reality. The technology has huge implications for the future of education.

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NYU Steinhardt Chooses HotChalk Platform for Residency-Based Online Teacher Education Program

NYU’s Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development, the country’s oldest university-based school of pedagogy, selected HotChalk’s technology-enabled platform for its residency-based teacher education program. The Embedded Master of […]

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Joe Ross

Insanely Great

As HotChalk continues to deepen its university partnerships, and as evidence keeps growing that our platform and services drive quality educational outcomes, it’s worth highlighting a sometimes-overlooked but still critical […]

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Joe Ross

An Introduction to Outcomes

It’s about time we explained all this. This blog, that is. We call it Outcomes, and it’s the content hub where we’ve been posting our perspectives and experiences as well […]

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Jeanne Allen

Senate Committee Turns to Innovation in Higher Education

July marked the beginning of the congressional reapproval process of the Higher Education Act (HEA). As the federal law that governs the administration of federal student aid programs, the HEA […]

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Jeanne Allen

Increase in High School Online Learning Produces Positive Changes to University Technologies

An increase in online learning in K-12 is positively impacting the integration of technology in college campuses, The Chronicle of Higher Education reported recently. A growing group of students in Michigan […]

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