Blackboard has partnered with Examity in an effort to improve the efficiency, security and convenience of online assessments.
New research into the demographics of online college students found 50 percent of them would probably not choose to attend classes on a physical campus.
Stanford University's Graduate School of Education has launched a new online course, Effective Conversation in the Classroom, designed to help educators learn to create rich and meaningful conversations in their classrooms.
D2L has updated its learning management system, Brightspace, with integrated virtual classroom capabilities.
A United States Department of Agriculture grant program will fund 45 projects intended to connect rural communities in 32 states with educational experts via videoconferencing.
Central Penn College has teamed with a private partner to offer online courses in an effort to improve access to and affordability of degree completion.
Online students at the Oregon Institute of Technology can now earn digital badges to identify their skill sets and demonstrate their competencies to current or future employers.
Regis College has gone public with the addition of online programs to its healthcare-focused academics.
The university is working with Keypath Education to launch and scale online programs in business, computer science and healthcare.
WebAssign has launched PlaceU, a new tool designed to help institutions place students based on their own online assessments or those of other universities, such as Purdue or Texas A&M.