A graduate student at the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor cataloged every instance of students getting distracted in class, and then presented her findings to them.
Areej Zufari says she gave a failing grade to a troublesome student; he told the media he was unfairly singled out for his Christianity. The professor talks about the digital pillorying that came next.
Experiential-learning opportunities help students apply the classroom to the real world, but many of them don't get the chance.
Katie Hinde created an NCAA-tournament-style contest that pits 64 animals against one another. It has succeeded even in the distraction-heavy business end of college basketball’s season.
The new president and the era of "alternative facts" have started to creep into English-literature classes across the nation.
After a bruising presidential campaign, many colleges are devoting renewed attention to fostering civic engagement in their students.
New attention to hyperpartisan or misleading information online has prompted some people in higher education to scrutinize how they teach students to navigate the web.