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University Faculty Debates Long Term Value of MOOCs

Many professors, as well as students, have questioned the validity of online classes that are flooding into higher education. Professors are worried this transition will hinder students in their learning and degrade overall quality of diplomas. This is creating a barrier to the widespread adoption of MOOC delivered online courses by universities. The article, “Online […]

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Are You Receiving Quality Online Learning?

The key to analyzing quality in education is to understand set expectations required to assess a course’s significance. The Academic Partnerships (AP) organization took a step forward to do just that. They have recently published, “A Guide to Quality in Online Learning” touching on fundamental factors needed to identify if a course given online is […]

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Online Courses will Revolutionize Higher Education

Oh yeah? Says who? Alan Krueger, chairman of the White House Council of Economic Advisers said at the Bloomberg Washington Economic Summit, said the U.S. benefits from “the best higher education in the world” and “the most clever entrepreneurs.” A recent Bloomberg Government study concluded that the rise of online courses promises to revolutionize higher […]

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Colleges Ease Burden of Growth with Online Courses

Why are colleges turning to online courses to grow their student base? There are plenty of reasons. Here are a few: More students need access to content and want to graduate on time. Nearly half of all undergrads require remedial work prior to regular credit classes. This initial hurdle can lead to significant discouragement in […]

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ProctorFree featured in DetailedBlock

We want to thank the folks over at DetailedBlock for sitting down with us to discuss online, higher education, mooc’s, and the first release of our product. You can read the entire article here: http://bit.ly/11VdPxr