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Try Before You Buy

Drexel University gives prospective distance learners a chance to test free an online course.

Still a Mystery

The field has been around for 75 years, but many still wonder what instructional designers -- who are gaining acceptance in higher ed -- do.

The New Wave in Digital Humanities

These five rising stars work in alternative-academic and traditional tenure-track positions at public research, liberal arts and Ivy League institutions.

Online Courses as Good as In-Person Classes

Fred Lokken disagrees with a recent “Views” contributor who wrote that online education isn’t working -- and provides data to prove his points.

National U to Create $20 Million Personalized Education Platform

As reported in Inside Higher Ed, National University will spend $20 million on a four-year personalized education project, with a...

Going All In on Personalized Learning

A $20 million project from National U seeks to combine adaptive courseware, predictive analytics and competency-based learning with a goal of better serving adult students.

Math Journal Editors Quit for Open Access

To protest the high prices charged by their publisher, Springer, the editors of the Journal of Algebraic Combinatorics will start a rival journal that will be free for all to read.

Texting to New Perspectives

Beyond offering opportunities to communicate quickly with family, friends and even teachers, texting also provides some intellectual benefits, argue Missy Watson and Madhuri Karak.