CHICAGO, April 18, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As part of its commitment to provide best-in-class education to its System-wide student community, on April 4th TCS Education System appointed Beth Aguiar to the newly developed role of Associate Vice President of Digital Teaching and Learning. Under the direction of Chief Academic Officer Eileen Heveron, Aguiar will work collaboratively with the academic administrators and faculty leadership teams of all five System colleges and universities. As part of this collaboration she will provide training and coaching in the design, development, and evaluation of face-to-face, online, and hybrid delivery digital teaching and learning methodologies.
"We're pleased to welcome Beth to TCS and excited to have the benefit of her expertise in this newly created role," says Eileen Heveron, Chief Academic Officer at TCS. "Her extensive experience in the higher ed space paired with her in-depth understanding of technology integration promise to further advance our ongoing pursuit of world-class academic quality across the entire System."
Having held various higher education leadership positions, Aguiar brings a robust awareness of hybrid curriculum development and digital instructional materials to TCS. Her past experience includes engagements with Bridgepoint, EdMap, Apollo Group, and The University of Phoenix. She most recently served as Interim CEO and the Head of Product at Significant Technology, LLC - a San Diego-based educational software company focused on adaptive student learning. Beth earned her master's degree from The George Washington University and her bachelor's from Bowling Green State University, with some post-graduate coursework in organizational behavior from Union Institute & University.
About TCS Education System
TCS Education System (TCS) is a nonprofit system of colleges that was launched in 2009 to advance student success and community impact. Currently, the System spans five colleges, campus locations across 12 cities and a community of more than 30 global academic partners to fulfill the aspirations of approximately 7,000 students. The TCS model provides its colleges with the scale of resources necessary to succeed, including admissions and enrollment services, finance and accounting, information and learning technology, marketing, strategic initiatives, compliance and legal services, human resources, and global engagement among other areas of professional expertise. The System was founded on the belief that by sharing administrative resources and allowing colleges to concentrate on providing students with quality, social change-focused education, we can give each member of our community the power to change the world. TCS colleges include The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, Pacific Oaks College & Children's School, The Santa Barbara & Ventura Colleges of Law, Dallas Nursing Institute, and Saybrook University. To learn more, watch our System video and explore our community at www.tcsedsystem.edu
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