MOOCs, Blended Learning, Online Learning & Flipped Classrooms


Bradley U Meets Student Demand with 5 New Online Grad Programs

Bradley University has teamed with a private partner to launch five new online graduate degree programs in an effort to meet growing student demand.

SUNY Expands Open SUNY+ Online Programs

The State University of New York has expanded its enhanced online degree program, Open SUNY+, adding 56 degree and certificate programs from 17 campuses across the state.

U West Florida Grad Course Turns Distance Learners into Data Crunchers

A class of 11 graduate students, most of whom attend online, at the University of West Florida have spent the fall mining databases to create a quality of life index for all 3,108 counties in the contiguous United States.

Flipping the Lecture Hall

Flipping the Traditional Lecture Hall

Columbia University is experimenting with the flipped classroom model in large lecture courses.

Northern Arizona U Expands Competency-Based Degree Options

Northern Arizona University has added bachelor of science options to its online, competency-based personalized learning degree offerings.



Stanford Offers Online Program in Design Thinking

The Stanford Center for Professional Development will now offer its program on design thinking and team-building via a series of interactive online videos.

Universities Partner on iPad-Based Degree Program

Watson University will use Lynn University's iPad-based Dialogues of Learning curriculum for its new degree program in social entrepreneurship.

Simpson College Adds Online PD for Teachers

Simpson College has partnered with a provider of online professional development for educators to offer 17 continuing education courses for preK-12 teachers across Iowa.

UC Irvine Extension Adds 12 New Distance Courses for Recent Grads

The University of California, Irvine Extension has launched 12 new career readiness courses to be offered as four Coursera Specializations.

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How Southern New Hampshire U Develops 650-Plus Online Courses Per Year

Course development at the country's fastest growing nonprofit online educator is a major endeavor. Here's how SNHU manages the process.