Online and Blended Learning

Online and Blended Learning
Jun 12, 2018
Walmart and other large employers are turning to for-profit Guild Education to manage tuition-reimbursement programs. Walmart's offer promises a debt-free college education to its employees, but academic program choices are limited. 
Sep 21, 2018
Business students at the University of Central Florida agitate for alternatives to a model that heavily shifts their learning time to outside the classroom and reduces exposure to instructors. Administrators say their approach is educationally sound.

Opinion

October 25, 2017

A recent blog post was wrong about massive open online courses, Arshad Ahmad and Barbara Oakley write. MOOCs aren't the promised panacea, but they are neither dangerous nor dead.

October 18, 2017

Josh Kim asks Tim Cook, CEO of Apple, to articulate his company’s new strategy, rebrand the iTunesU app and fund technology efforts by innovative educators.

October 18, 2017

Amy Rottmann and Salena Rabidoux recommend these free, easy-to-use presentation tools to improve student outcomes in online courses.

October 11, 2017

The next wave of educational technology innovation must get the faculty on board and make them central to institutions’ and companies’ strategies, Mike Silagadze argues.

October 11, 2017

Josh Kim says the new arrangement is a "big deal" for Apple's educational strategy. He answers four questions about the announcement's impact.  

October 4, 2017

Alternative academics’ work can’t be measured in terms of articles, books and presentations, Josh Kim writes, so they need to consider ways to make evident their mostly invisible output.

October 4, 2017

Like most institutions, Harvard University -- ignoring its own business school’s predictions -- failed to get ready for the new digital economy, leaving it exposed to OPMs to fill the gap. Robert Ubell presents a cautionary tale.

September 27, 2017

Josh Kim says these are the motivators that help recruit, retain and energize non-faculty educators, including instructional designers and others.

September 27, 2017

Laura Pasquini writes it is becoming increasingly vital for scholars to share their practices online and develop a digital presence to support their work.

September 20, 2017

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

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