Ottawa University, a 7,000-student institution, has just signed a first-of-its-kind agreement to help it deliver on a major program expansion.
Educational technology startup Coursera has signed agreements with an additional 29 American and international academic institutions to provide free online courses.
At the American Public University System, creating an online library course guide for every course the university offers (now numbering over 1,800) is just a first step. It's the application of metrics and data analysis for a higher level of quality assurance that will sustain the program into the future.
WizIQ has released an update to its virtual classroom plugin for the open source learning management system Moodle 2.4.
Mississippi Virtual Community College will this summer begin offering its e-learning classes through a new cloud-based learning management system.
Eastern New Mexico University students—in particular non-traditional students and those living in rural areas—have a better way to take online courses, thanks to the school's new lecture capture tool.
Brandman University and the Capistrano Unified School District have partnered to improve the online and virtual learning of California Preparatory Academy and Capistrano Virtual School students.
Available at no charge, these new tutorials, developed by a Mayo Clinic surgeon and professor, walk students through the surgical process.
University of California, Irvine, has had its free online algebra and pre-calculus courses approved for credit by the by the American Council on Education.
The University of Virginia's Darden School of Business has launched a massive open online course that will offer real-world experience by providing students with the opportunity to analyze actual entrepreneurial and nonprofit ventures.