eLearning News

A New Way to Learn Economics

By John Cassidy, the New Yorker With the new school year starting, there is good news for incoming students of economics—and anybody else who wants to […]

Students have new ways of measuring degrees of success

By Jeffrey J. Selingo, Washington Post Fewer students are going to college this fall, as enrollment in higher education has fallen for five straight years, […]

Standard Operating Procedure?

By Mark Lieberman, Inside Higher Ed A regional accreditor recently denied an Arizona community college’s bid to increase its online degree offerings.  In particular, the […]

Survey of Tech in Education Finds Mixed Results

By Dian Schaffhauser, Campus Technology If you’re trying to hunt down research to justify the use of technology in the classroom or argue against it, […]

Federal Audit Challenges Faculty Role at WGU

By Paul Fain, Inside Higher Ed Education Department’s inspector general labels Western Governors as a correspondence-course provider, seeks reimbursement of $713 million in aid and […]

US Dept of Ed approves sale of Kaplan to Purdue

by Autumn A. Arnett, Education Dive The U.S. Department of Education has approved the sale of Kaplan University to Purdue University — a controversial transaction […]

Online enrollment a key to UNA’s future

by Times-Daily The number of students taking at least one class at the University of North Alabama this fall will be lower for the first […]

How to Fulfill the Promise of Online Education

by JANE S. SHAW, the Spectator Many colleges and universities have hired private companies to build and operate their online education programs. Firms such as […]

Forecast for eLearning

by PiWorld One trend in eLearning involves the incorporation of video, and this practice will continue to grow. While informal online video-based learning has been […]

Interactive Video and Branching Scenarios

Gamification strategies are now common practice within the e-Learning creation process. From using leaderboards to add an extra competitive layer to proceedings, or offering ‘digital […]

The Most Diverse U.S. Universities Are Online

This month, young people across the country returned to physical and digital college campuses to get one semester closer to degrees that will help them […]

Degrees For Sale: What Diploma Mills Mean for eLearning

The presence of diploma mills and fake online universities can be hugely damaging to the reputation and success of legitimate online universities. The post Degrees […]