MOOCs, Blended Learning, Online Learning & Flipped Classrooms


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.



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.

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.

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.

Stanford Online Strategy

Stanford's Online Strategy

Stanford is the cradle of the MOOC movement, but the appointment of four high-level administrators to focus on online learning shows that the school now really means business.

Arkansas Universities Expand Online Degree Programs

The University of Arkansas System has partnered with a global online learning company to expand the degree offerings of its institutions.