October 2014- Axiom Education Releases New IACUC Software!
Working with our client Dickinson College, Axiom Education has developed a new IACUC module. Based on it's user friendly and very flexible IRB module, the IACUC system adds the following features:
- 1) IACUC member voting to determine the review level for a new submission.
- 2) Multi-part forms with data structures to track individual species used in research, pain/distress...
There is a real nice interview posted on Linkedin with Kathleen Styles, the Chief Privacy Officer at the Department of Education:
Interview with Kathleen Styles, Chief Privacy Officer, U.S. Department of Education
The interview covers storing student data in cloud based services and issues related to FERPA.
The shift to cloud computing has been going on for quite some. Without a doubt, the data from studies has been showing that cloud based solutions for both SMB and enterprise users have more than reached the tipping point, meaning that more than half of all users have now adopted at least one cloud service for regular use with plans for adoption of more in the future.
The reason for this shift is simple. The technology to host solutions in the cloud is evolved to the point where there are now...
In addition to having the only fully integrated assessment, course management and portfolio system, Mentor provides several additional components to support academic reporting needs.
First, Mentor has a full faculty activity reporting system
. Built on a full bibliographic database, the faculty activity reporting system handles publications of all kinds, conference presentations, invited lectures and seminars, artistic expressions, grants, honors, awards and educational...
Here is a unique idea and I bet your course management system doesn't have this: a full project manager.
Here is the problem. Students are often assigned to work in groups but it is very difficult for an instructor to see what is going on inside the group and who in the group is doing what and carrying their load.
The Mentor Project Manager is a sub-system that can be attached to any assignment in the Mentor course management system. The instructor defines the student groups and adds...