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6 Ways In Which Digital Is Changing The Face Of Higher Education (Opinion)

Having just finished my very first online lecture on the history of the internet, I am both heartened and dismayed by the experience.

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Online-Only American Public University Skews W.Va. Higher Education Enrollment Numbers

An online-only private university headquartered in the Eastern Panhandle is skewing West Virginia's college enrollment numbers, a state higher education official said.

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Wake Forest University Not Ready To Offer Free Online Courses

Wake Forest University is continuing to explore the rapidly changing world of online higher education, but it's not yet ready to join other prestigious universities in offering free online classes.

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State's 'Online U' Would Be National First

Florida, not known as a higher-education innovator, nevertheless might become the first state in the nation to open an all-online public university.

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UC Berkeley To Offer Free Online Classes Through edX

Edx, founded by Harvard and MIT, will host two not-for-credit UC Berkeley courses this fall.

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The Trouble With Online Education (Opinion)

“AH, you’re a professor. You must learn so much from your students.”

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Universities Reshaping Education on the Web

As part of a seismic shift in online learning that is reshaping higher education, Coursera, a year-old company founded by two Stanford University computer scientists, will announce on Tuesday that a dozen major research universities are joining the venture.

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Northern Arizona University and Pearson Partner to Launch Region’s First Competency-based Online Learning Programs

NAU and Pearson to design more than 90 online courses that align with program competencies, powered by Pearson LearningStudio

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Is Sebastian Thrun's Udacity The Future Of Higher Education? (Opinion)

Educators and policymakers have long dreamed of providing universal, low cost, first-class higher education. Their wish may come true soon thanks to an unlikely source: Silicon Valley.

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