Rethinking student engagement

What does student engagement mean? A recent report from the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA) looks at how students view engagement after COVID-19. Read on to find out what’s changed.  Project details  The report is based on a research project exploring student experiences and student engagement in post-pandemic higher education. Participating students were

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Journey to a Million – How UCAS’ plans affect higher education

Last week, the third and final of UCAS’ three-part essay collection was published, with the focus on their Journey to a Million debate being closely analysed by the likes of Wonkhe. It will have a profound effect on the infrastructure of higher education, with particular emphasis on the balance between in-person and virtual learning.  What is ‘Journey to a

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Kortext Live – digital education: the future, now!

Kortext is celebrating its 10th birthday in 2023. To mark a decade as pioneers of digital innovation, we held a free in-person event for the higher education sector. ‘Kortext Live — digital education: the future now!’ took place on 25th April at Imperial College London.   Many attendees (including university leaders, librarians, academics, publishers and HE

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Embrace Digital: Be Bold, Ambitious, Flexible and Adaptive!

Dame Sally Mapstone

At our recent event, Kortext Live, we were honoured to have Professor Dame Sally Mapstone, Principal and Vice-Chancellor of the University of St Andrews and President Elect of Universities UK, speaking about her vision for higher education in the next decade. Prior to this, we talked to Dame Sally about the opportunities offered by digital

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Kortext announces partnership with AEEN

AEEN and Kortext

KORTEXT ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH AEEN TO FURTHER EDUCATION TECHNOLOGY ACROSS BUSINESS SCHOOLS Kortext, a leading digital teaching and learning platform, is pleased to announce a new partnership with the Spanish Association of Business Schools (AEEN), an organization focused on promoting and improving the quality of education for professionals. The partnership between Kortext and AEEN will

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How important is student collaboration in higher education?

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Over the last three years, we have seen digital technology weave itself into the rich tapestry of higher education in a way never seen before, but where there is opportunity there is always a level of trepidation – particularly when it comes to the importance of student collaboration. At Kortext, we often hear concerns that

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