MOOCs, Blended Learning, Online Learning & Flipped Classrooms

Ottawa U Signs 'Game Changer' Deal To Expand Online Program

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.

Coursera Boosts MOOC Partnership Roster with 29 Universities in 13 Countries

Educational technology startup Coursera has signed agreements with an additional 29 American and international academic institutions to provide free online courses.

Thinking Beyond Project Completion: Analytics, Online Course Guides, and Quality Assurance

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 Virtual Classroom Plugin Updated for Moodle 2.4

WizIQ has released an update to its virtual classroom plugin for the open source learning management system Moodle 2.4.

Mississippi Virtual Community College Moves LMS to the Cloud

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 Turns to Lecture Capture for Distance Learning Programs

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, Capistrano USD Partner To Enhance Online Learning and Teacher Development

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.

U Virginia Business Strategy MOOC To Partner with Entrepreneurs, Nonprofits

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.

UC Irvine Free Online Math Offerings Get ACE Credit Approval

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.

Sophia Launches Mayo Clinic Tutorial Series

Available at no charge, these new tutorials, developed by a Mayo Clinic surgeon and professor, walk students through the surgical process.