Massive Open Online Courses Are Multiplying at a Rapid Pace

In the year of the MOOC, everyone wants in, but no one is quite sure what they’re getting into. | 0 Comments


Course-Management Companies Challenge MOOC Providers

Two software companies that sell course-management systems, Blackboard and Instructure, have entered the race to provide free online courses for the masses.  | 0 Comments


The Unholy Alliance Against Online Learning

Higher education lacks productivity improvements, and unfortunately, there's a backlash against online learning, which shows promise in high-quality instruction at low cost. Colleges essentially offer a certificate that credentials students. Yes, online schools need some government oversight, but consider: "Do the barriers imposed ensure quality and protect students, or stifle competition, innovation, access and affordability?" | 0 Comments

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