Online and Blended Learning

Online and Blended Learning
Jan 14, 2019
Trump administration rejects findings from a 2017 inspector general audit that found the online giant WGU out of compliance and recommended that it pay back $713 million in federal aid.
Jan 18, 2019
The online course provider launches a slew of programs aimed at health care professionals, but observers wonder if the credentials will stand out in a crowded space.


September 20, 2017

Michael London provides examples of creative tactics distance learners use to try to break the rules when taking exams.

September 13, 2017

Josh Kim writes about why colleges that prioritize teaching and discovery are best for non-faculty educators.

September 13, 2017

Jeff Aird says until higher ed uses analytics in a self-aware and brutally honest way, it can’t fix the growing problems with student success and retention.

September 6, 2017

Josh Kim says the Times and others don’t get that a MOOC with 1.8 million students is demonstrating a postsecondary teaching and learning renaissance. Here’s why.

September 6, 2017

Salena Rabidoux and Amy Rottmann offer these tips for how to respond to students to improve success and build comradery among online learners.

August 30, 2017

Josh Kim writes that institutions would benefit from giving instructional designers and other non-professor educators time for concentrated scholarship and professional development.

August 30, 2017

After years of scams, Bob Ubell says it’s time to shut down all for-profit institutions. 

August 23, 2017

Josh Kim writes that instructional designers, who are helping make important changes in teaching and learning, should be faculty members.

August 23, 2017

Christopher Haynes says the story of online learning has often been about disruption, suspicion and distance, but the reality is passion, experimentation and exploration.

August 16, 2017

Denise Wydra says New York state’s pursuit of free and inexpensive course materials is changing the traditional textbook landscape in fundamental ways.



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