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STUDY: FACULTY HAVE SPOKEN ON DIGITAL COURSEWARE

New Research Provides Insights and Actions for Courseware Suppliers and Institutions to Support Adoption and Improve Satisfaction BOSTON, (March 10, 2015) – Tyton Partners today released findings from a national survey of postsecondary faculty that reveals the current state of courseware adoption, as well as insight into barriers to adoption at their institutions and faculty satisfaction. “Time for Class: Lessons...

|Mar 10th, 2015

Evidence of Learning Framework: Beneficial for Students, Institutions, and Employers

Published by: The EvoLLLution The traditional approaches to measuring and sharing an individual’s learning no longer match the expectations of students, employers and higher education administrators. Transcripts—the official record for what a student has learned—simply do not capture or communicate an individual’s capabilities and understate skills such as critical thinking, teamwork and problem solving. But while employers are placing more...

|Feb 11th, 2015

Defining ‘Evidence of Learning’

Published by: Inside Higher Ed An investment banking and consulting firm focused on education, Tyton Partners, is issuing a report today that attempts to create a framework for measuring “evidence of learning.” Read Full Article

|Feb 11th, 2015

Building ‘Evidence of Learning’ Structure Will Take Work and Better Software

Published by: Campus Technology Two new studies put out by a company that does higher education consulting propose a framework and offer a kind of buying guide for developing an environment that helps students optimize their educational paths to college and career success — including taking into account what has been learned outside of school. The model could form a...

|Feb 11th, 2015

New Research Creates Essential Framework for Evidence of Learning

BOSTON, (February 10, 2015) – Colleges and universities now have a framework that synthesizes the holistic set of learning experiences accrued by individuals. “Evidence of Learning: The Case for an Integrated Competency Management System for Students, Higher Education and Employers” is the latest research from Tyton Partners (formerly Education Growth Advisors) and was funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates...

|Feb 10th, 2015

Education Growth Advisors Becomes Tyton Partners

Published by: EdSurge GROWING TO BE A TITAN: Education Growth Advisors, a consulting and advisory firm serving the education sector, is changing its name to Tyton Partners. Founded in 2010, EGA has worked in tandem with private equity firm, Education Growth Partners, and has advised dozens of financing and acquisition deals worth a combined $4 billion. Read Full Article

|Feb 3rd, 2015

Education Growth Advisors becomes Tyton Partners

Published by: University Business Education Growth Advisors announced today that it has become Tyton Partners, an evolved advisory firm that provides investment banking and strategy consulting services to the global knowledge sector. Under the new name, the firm will continue to offer in-depth market perspective and insight that helps drive growth and innovation in the education, media, and information markets....

|Feb 3rd, 2015

Education Growth Advisors Becomes Tyton Partners

Leading Education Investment Banking and Strategy Consulting Firm Expands to Serve the Global Knowledge Sector.

|Feb 3rd, 2015

Discovery Communications Shifts From Honey Boo Boo To High-Tech Textbooks

In a classroom at Wheatley Education Campus in Washington, D.C., a pair of representatives from Discovery Education are chatting with Shannon Brown, a middle school math and social studies teacher, about a field trip her students will take to Discovery Communications’ headquarters the next day. “They’ve been talking about it all week,” Brown tells them. “They keep saying they want...

|Jan 9th, 2015

Texas Hits The Books

|Nov 21st, 2014
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