Digital Learning in 'Inside Higher Ed' This Week

Among the topics: boosting degree completion with blockchain; legislation targeting for-profit providers; IT outsourcing.

July 11, 2019

Inside Higher Ed covered several topics of relevance to "Inside Digital Learning" readers this week. They include:

  • California continues to debate legislation that would restrict the operations of for-profit colleges in the state, including limiting the ability of private for-profit institutions to partner with academic service providers and online program management companies by prohibiting tuition-sharing arrangements.
  • Arizona State University is building a blockchain-powered platform to share student records between community colleges and universities.
  • Washtenaw Community College plans to pay a third party to manage all of its IT functions. The decision has drawn criticism from faculty and staff members.


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