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June 2013 Posts

 
6/29/2013 3:03 pm

Technology is changing what it means to have a career in teaching, and with many schools embracing the use of digital content in the classroom, educators will need to learn to teach in an increasingly digitized world.

Teachers College
6/24/2013 10:42 am

At WGU, each student is assigned a personal faculty member to work with them as a mentor throughout their time at WGU. Additionally, each course has its own course mentors, subject-matter experts who are available to help students get through course material. Advice from your mentors is invaluable as you make your way through your online degree program. But we also want you to benefit from the wisdom of mentors not necessarily assigned to you, so occasionally, The Night Owl features advice from WGU mentors in colleges throughout the university.

Teachers College
6/18/2013 2:34 pm

After months of preparation, we are delighted to officially announce the launch of our newly designed Career & Professional Development Center. Whether you are established in your career, new to your field, or currently seeking employment, WGU’s Career & Professional Development Center has something for you!

WGU News
6/15/2013 10:59 am

More companies are moving their IT functions online, which may have some with careers in information technology worried. IT professionals are experts in technology - is it possible that that will be the very thing that pushes them out of their jobs? Although publicly available cloud computing services and intuitive programs are making it easier for employees to use technology effectively, there are still plenty of reasons that companies are keeping their IT departments around.