MOOC nonprofit edX has signed on for ConnectED, the White House's program to connect "99 percent" of America's students to broadband and high-speed wireless in schools and libraries and improve the skills of teachers through the use of technology.
A partnership with The Sourcing Institute will give employment recruiters tips on how to use social media to find quality employees.
Creating videos to supplement the grading process can personalize the instructor-student relationship, clarify expectations and help keep learners on track.
The University of Oklahoma's Janux learning platform makes the university's online courses available to students all over the world for free.
A professor at MIT has used the videos for the massive open online course version of his Visualizing Japan course to flip the classroom-based version of the same course.
Oregon State University is collaborating with a private partenr on a graduate-level course designed to help the students teach their own online laboratory science classes.
Pearson has updated its Smarthinking on-demand tutoring service in an effort to improve online learning outcomes for individuals and institutions.
Columbia University has asked faculty members for proposals to incorporate hybrid learning into their classrooms.
Plans are moving ahead for Ontario Online to become available to almost all of the province's college students in fall 2015.
Stanford University, which has long been in the business of training industry leaders, is offering a new online model for its executive learning programs.