April 16, 2014
Maryland fires off letters to large and small distance education providers alike in an attempt to find out who's teaching students in the state. Is this quality control or protectionism?
April 15, 2014
Florida International University prepares a prior learning assessment pilot in anticipation of granting credit for massive open online courses.
April 7, 2014
While rate of enrollment growth slows, it is still going up at two-year institutions, even as number of students overall declines at many institutions. MOOC skepticism is evident.
April 3, 2014
The online education provider's for-credit, online course pooling consortium will disband by the end of the summer.
March 25, 2014
Coursera hires Yale's former president and edX brings in a corporate executive to try to take them to the next level.
March 25, 2014
With a year and a half to go until the University of Arkansas launches its online institution, can the system avoid the pitfalls that have doomed similar initiatives?
March 18, 2014
If a faculty member swaps institutions, who keeps the intellectual property rights to the massive open online course-- the professor, the university, or both?
March 10, 2014
At the second Online Learning Summit, educators survey a landscape vastly different from a year ago.
March 6, 2014
A survey of freshmen finds that while most high school students use online education websites on their own time, very few see fully online courses in their higher education future.
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