NFE/1.0 Michigan Community College Association Virtual Learning Collaborative http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/ Michigan Community College Association Virtual Learning Collaborative en redwards@mccvlc.org November Michigan Community College Association Virtual Learning Collaborative Sun, 12 Nov 2017 17:26:22 CST Sun, 12 Nov 2017 17:26:22 CST Michigan Community College Association Virtual Learning Collaborative http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/images/hdr/hdr_lft2.jpg http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/ <![CDATA[CIOs: OER will storm campuses in next 5 years, “high cloud” just isn’t happening]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=3F42A229F7A22EEF0574929DF3A78CAE 3F42A229F7A22EEF0574929DF3A78CAE Sun, 12 Nov 2017 17:26:22 CST

from eCampus Technology
By Laura Ascione
November 8th, 2017

The annual Campus Computing Project survey details the challenges, successes of campus IT for 2017 and beyond. For instance, eighty-two percent of institutions say open educational resour]]> <![CDATA[3 big misconceptions about online learning]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=BF4F603F2A1D45E53EAD37E1C0EF619F BF4F603F2A1D45E53EAD37E1C0EF619F Sun, 12 Nov 2017 17:18:04 CST

from eCampus Technology
By Joseph Scuralli
November 10th, 2017

While online programs continue to evolve, many students and higher education professionals continue to misunderstand the benefits and realities of online learning.  To read the ar]]> <![CDATA[Online Learning Research Database Launched]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=1553F5853B227F81B75DC8DA97FF6B3B 1553F5853B227F81B75DC8DA97FF6B3B Fri, 10 Nov 2017 09:37:01 CST

from Inside Higher Ed
by Lindsay McKenzie
November 10, 2017
2A9EECC90A673E029111BF3DC1B26E24 Wed, 8 Nov 2017 14:36:11 CST from The Chronicle
October 30, 2017

Is there a tipping point at which students who take a blend of online and in-person coursework are doing too much online? That question goes to the h]]> <![CDATA[Faculty Attitudes on Technology Builds]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=0C8947585067A60BB9446F14DBA4508A 0C8947585067A60BB9446F14DBA4508A Wed, 8 Nov 2017 14:33:20 CST from Inside Higher Ed
by Doug Lederman and Lindsay McKenzie
October 30, 2017

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http://www.d.umn.edu/~lcarlson/atteam/lawsuits.html


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Part 1 - Understanding the Problem
Academic dishonesty has always been a challenge in the postsecondary space, but as more and more programming ]]> <![CDATA[A Rising Tide: How Closed Captions Can Benefit All Students]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=3A1F7FB69CA7FDE0952F7FC1006BDEC7 3A1F7FB69CA7FDE0952F7FC1006BDEC7 Wed, 30 Aug 2017 12:23:37 CST from EDUCAUSE Review
by Mary Ellen Dello Stritto and Katie Linder
August 28, 2017

In fall 2015, the Oregon State University Ecampus Research Unit conducted a national survey with 3Play Media to learn more about how all students — those with disabilities and those without — use and perceive close]]> <![CDATA['This is Unusual']]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=34AB21C72F402BC03C57C0969CC2CEEE 34AB21C72F402BC03C57C0969CC2CEEE Wed, 30 Aug 2017 12:18:20 CST

from Inside Higher Ed - Digital
by Jean Dimeo
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by Jackie Luft
August 30, 2017

The beginning of the semester brings updates to all of our online courses. Dates are entered, a few new assignments are added, and few are revised and we throw a few assignments in the trash. Maybe there is a textbook with a new edition. Maybe now is a good tim]]> <![CDATA[New report highlights importance of interaction in online learning]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=F19AADD54F50941C2788C82D98A5C060 F19AADD54F50941C2788C82D98A5C060 Tue, 8 Aug 2017 10:18:47 CST from EducationDive
by Roger Riddell
July 24, 2017

According to a new report from The Learning House, Inc. and Aslanian Market Research, "The Online College Students 2017: Comprehensive Data on Demands and Preferences," onl]]> <![CDATA[Finding the ROI of Online Programs]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=E6041257E03272F2850B09F09DB7C0FA E6041257E03272F2850B09F09DB7C0FA Tue, 8 Aug 2017 10:07:51 CST from Campus Technology
by Dian Schauffhauser
July 19, 2017

It's time to get serious about growing online education programs if your institution wants them to be sustainable. This Arizona State University research project is examining the costs and benefits of scaling digital]]> <![CDATA[7 Guidelines for Effective Online Teaching]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=00B2FBBEA14CC4469FE04788E50A168C 00B2FBBEA14CC4469FE04788E50A168C Tue, 8 Aug 2017 09:58:47 CST

from Inside Higher Ed
by Sharon O'Malley
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by Meghan Bogardus Cortez
July 14, 2017

Adobe, Microsoft and Google all have designed features that could benefit those with disabilities at universities.  Read full article D4334F3CD7EAB1FA29F0988C844D531E Tue, 18 Jul 2017 16:50:35 CST
DB64D90E3FA528EE15C587786E239B0D Fri, 7 Jul 2017 17:20:40 CST from The Chronicle
July 06, 2017 

 

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from Inside Higher Ed
by Paul Fain
June 22, 2017

Last year Achieving the Dream 72BB23851EDBD51A584BA7C6441AB341 Fri, 30 Jun 2017 11:06:14 CST June 2017

Higher education enrollments for all students fell, but more students enrolled in distance education courses than ever before. This is one of the findings of the new “Distance Education Enrollment Report 2017” released by the new Digital Learning Compass par]]> <![CDATA[California Governor calls for new online community college]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=38E983D4AE67DA5C45F6BCDE129F59EC 38E983D4AE67DA5C45F6BCDE129F59EC Wed, 28 Jun 2017 10:12:00 CST from Community College Daily   

California Gov. Jerry Brown has asked the Californi]]> <![CDATA[Online College Student 2017 Report]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=5469DF74129CD3141E7029FF202FD2CD 5469DF74129CD3141E7029FF202FD2CD Wed, 28 Jun 2017 10:09:50 CST from LearningHouse
Authors Dr. David Clinefelter and Carol B. Aslanian

The sixth annual Online College Students report, developed by The Learning House, Inc. and Aslanian Market Research, shares the results of a survey of 1,500 current, prospective and recently graduated online college students. Learn how students ]]>