The University of Massachusetts' online consortium, UMassOnline, has launched its first non-credit badge program.
Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN is hosting a workshop on distance learning for rarely taught languages.
Colorado State University-Global Campus has introduced a new online certificate of completion and degree specialization program in computer programming.
The University of Southern California has announced a build-out of its law degree offerings with a new online degree.
California's North Coast Region School Districts are adopting digital courses focused on agricultural science at 16 area high schools and two community colleges in an effort to help students explore career interests and aspirations.
Australia's University of Adelaide is redesigning its teaching and learning model, using technology from Echo360 to promote active learning in the classroom.
Among other initiatives, Penn State English faculty can use iPads available in the Digital English Studio in their classrooms.
Cornell University has created Cornell Online, a new Web portal that brings together the university's various online course offerings.
The University of Michigan, a founding partner of MOOC company Coursera, has followed through on a fall 2015 commitment to deliver massive open, online courses on edX as well.
Providing more support for instructors may improve the student experience in massive open online courses, according to a study conducted by researchers from Penn State and the University of Central Florida.