MOOCs, Blended Learning, Online Learning & Flipped Classrooms


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.

Small Colleges Take Giant Steps into the Cloud

Small schools with limited IT resources are discovering that cloud-based services can give them a competitive edge.



6 Technologies That Will Impact Higher Ed

Wearable gadgets, gamification, and learning analytics are three of six technologies that will have a major impact on strategic technology planning in higher education in the next five years, according to the latest NMC Horizon Report released by the New Media Consortium and the Educause Learning Initiative.

MOOC Initiative Opens Doors To College Degree Programs

For students seeking to tentatively test the college waters before signing up, nine public universities will offer a free initial course as a massive open online course.

Hot or Not 2013

What's Hot, What's Not 2013

As we embark on a new year, CT asks five IT experts to pick the winners and losers among the trends swirling in higher education.

6 Expert Tips for Flipping the Classroom

6 Expert Tips for Flipping the Classroom

Three leaders in flipped classroom instruction share their best practices for creating a classroom experience guaranteed to inspire lifelong learning.

StraighterLine Online College Course Provider Adds Five New Science Courses

StraighterLine has has added five new science courses and four new science professors to its science department, bringing the online college course provider's total number of available science courses to 15.