MOOCs, Blended Learning, Online Learning & Flipped Classrooms


Will Net Neutrality Ruling Doom Education to Second-Class Status?

The ruling this week by a federal court on the Open Internet (Net Neutrality) Order may turn out to be, as one commenter called it, "a terrible idea," or, as another observer put it, a source of "a lot of overheated rhetoric." Education, for its part, could well see major changes to how it's able to deliver learning content to students online.

Report: Online Enrollment Growth Slows

More than 7.1 million students took at least one online course at a higher education institution in fall of 2012, according to a new report, Grade Change: Tracking Online Education in the United States, 2013.

Udemy Intros Android Mobile App

New Android app enables students to access course materials and information, view on-demand video and more.

George Siemens: A New Lab for Research on Technology and Digital Networks

This spring, George Siemens will make the move stateside to the University of Texas-Arlington, where he will base his research on how technology and digital networks influence the knowledge development process within society, and related implications for the future of higher education institutions.

Free Versal Lets Multiple Authors Collaborate on Curriculum

A technology startup with free software that allows people to do collaborative authoring has released a new version of its online program.



Clemson U Deploys Video Platform To Expand Access to Courses

Clemson University's College of Health, Education and Human Development has recently gone public with its deployment of an enterprise video platform to flip classrooms in an effort to increase student access to required courses.

Beyond the MOOC Hype

What new tech trends will knock massive open online courses out of the spotlight this year?

George Washington U Examines Federal Reserve in First MOOC

During a recent symposium on the Federal Reserve System, George Washington University announced that it would offer its first massive open online course on the same subject.

New Service Lets Teams Build Online Courses

A software-as-a-service application that allows teams of users to create online courses has gone into open beta.

Indiana U Deploys Videoconferencing Platform to Boost Distance Learning

Indiana University is rolling out a new videoconferencing solution across its eight campuses this spring in a move to support its growing distance learning and digital collaboration initiatives.