Teaching and Learning
May 3, 2012 - 3:00am
Harvard and MIT hope their free online courses will not only give learners access to top courses, but also give education researchers access to unprecedented pools of learning data.
May 2, 2012 - 3:00am
As graduate programs fend off cuts elsewhere, U. of Colorado introduces doctorate in German studies that seeks to halve time to degree and prepare students for academic and non-academic careers.
May 1, 2012 - 3:00am
Report identifies potential barriers to the widespread adoption of "machine guided" learning software at colleges and universities.
April 24, 2012 - 3:00am
Open course in digital storytelling, a holdover from before open learning was associated with massive tools wielded by celebrity professors, remains content with its modest but devoted following.
April 23, 2012 - 3:00am
An Appalachian State professor is accused of engaging in "inappropriate speech" after airing an explicit documentary critical of the porn industry without first warning students. Her story raises questions about when and how instructors can present explicit materials.