In this debate, the question might not be so much about whether online education is effective, but whether it could be any worse than the existing model.
This fall, the University of Maryland will offer a new online master's degree program in technology entrepreneurship.
A new online foreign language program offered through Blended Schools Network will let high school students earn college credit from Seton Hall University.
Georgetown University is calling on its entire campus community to explore what the institution of 2030 will look like and to experiment with new ways of educating students. The impact of its discoveries may ultimately end up being felt throughout American higher ed.
With more and more faculty being asked to teach blended or online courses, the need for faculty training has never been higher. CT looks at tried-and-tested strategies for molding better online instructors.
The University of North Carolina, Greensboro has entered the massive open online course arena with it's first offering, "The Soul and the Search for Meaning: From the Greeks to the Present."
Two of the major MOOC providers in the U.S. announced new executives yesterday.
Harvard Business School is ready to dive into the waters of online learning. The institution will soon begin enrollment in the first set of courses to be offered on HBX, a new e-learning platform the school has been quietly developing over the past year and a half.
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro is launching an online doctoral program in kinesiology.
edX is opening up its membership beyond its initial 32 charter institutions. With its new membership structure, the online course provider will bring colleges, universities and other organizations into the fold as regular members, including 12 new institutions announced today.