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 April Michigan Community College Association Virtual Learning Collaborative Mon, 15 Apr 2019 17:23:07 CST Mon, 15 Apr 2019 17:23:07 CST Michigan Community College Association Virtual Learning Collaborative http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/images/hdr/hdr_lft2.jpg http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/ <![CDATA[Online Program Tuition, Netflix-Style]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=822666A67B03ECDC5E5F05277A369E35 822666A67B03ECDC5E5F05277A369E35 Mon, 15 Apr 2019 17:23:07 CST

from Inside Higher Ed
by Mark Lieberman
A]]> <![CDATA[OpenStax announces top 10 schools that have adopted free college textbooks]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=CD84BFC20C9F209E5BD80FFE40781D7E CD84BFC20C9F209E5BD80FFE40781D7E Mon, 15 Apr 2019 17:21:14 CST from Rice University
by David Ruth
Feb 21, 2019

Rice University-based publisher 61BFDB82741621D1D14F032E4CCF933E Mon, 15 Apr 2019 17:19:31 CST

from Inside Higher Ed
by Andrew Kreighbaum
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by Dian Schaffhauser
March 26, 2019

Fully online courses are more likely to drive enrollment growth, according to a recent survey of institutions from Quality Matters and Eduventures Re]]> <![CDATA[Implementation Guide of OER and Low-Cost Coding Policies for Washington Community and Technical Colleges]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=3105BEA95BD3A3154A8F3CE33A608C5A 3105BEA95BD3A3154A8F3CE33A608C5A Mon, 15 Apr 2019 17:12:37 CST The Washington ]]> <![CDATA[Do open educational resources improve student learning?]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=15A70FC1196251E4371555D6501E5E99 15A70FC1196251E4371555D6501E5E99 Mon, 15 Apr 2019 17:11:04 CST from Rice University
by David Ruth
March 6, 2019

Open educational resources (OER), such as free textbooks, have grown in popularity in recent years as institutions and faculty work to lower costs for students, but researchers have had difficulty determining if adopting OER impacts learning. A 960E4C4A000C3C3687E981F16E9D4C3D Mon, 15 Apr 2019 17:03:58 CST

from Inside Higher Ed
by Lindsay McKenzie
April ]]> <![CDATA[How Many Public Universities Can ‘Go Big’ Online?]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=F22906D8C98F687AFD3566F83ADC8C23 F22906D8C98F687AFD3566F83ADC8C23 Mon, 15 Apr 2019 13:32:00 CST

from Inside Higher Ed
by Doug Lederman and Mark Lieber]]> <![CDATA[Educause Reports on the Top 10 IT Issues for Institutions]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=F9A08CD47E67B3E3C06ADCC5C09A7231 F9A08CD47E67B3E3C06ADCC5C09A7231 Mon, 15 Apr 2019 13:28:42 CST In 2019, after a decade of preparing, higher education stands on a threshold. A new era of technology is ushering in myriad opportunities to apply data that supports and advances our higher ed mission. This threshold is similar to the one science stood on in the late 20th century: the prospect of employing technology to put genetic informatio]]> <![CDATA[Learning to Learn Online]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=E55F4641A3750553CB182503D9207E42 E55F4641A3750553CB182503D9207E42 Mon, 15 Apr 2019 13:25:53 CST NEW OER - from Kwantlen Polytechnic University Learning Centres

Authors: Kwantlen Polytechnic University Learning Centres, Christina Page, and Adam Vincent

Book Description: Learnin]]> <![CDATA[Online Course Design Rubrics, Part 3: Now what?]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=7C9CC2377AA48BD233687C60ADC68021 7C9CC2377AA48BD233687C60ADC68021 Mon, 15 Apr 2019 13:22:33 CST from eLiterate blog
by Kevin Kelly

Recommendations for what the rubric providers and adopters should do next to increase online student success further.  C1D87117C19AB0E8947B69283F0C2C1E Mon, 15 Apr 2019 13:18:36 CST from eLiterate blog
by Kevin Kelly

 

A discussion of why using these rubrics has become so important, and some early evidence of impact. 67512E23F8AEF02D1977AF2E80C49049 Mon, 15 Apr 2019 13:15:29 CST from eLiterate blog
by Kevin Kelly
March 19, 2019

A comparison of the seven most widely used online course design rubrics, along with their collective strengths and limitations.  Read full blog post here.

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from Inside Higher Ed
by Lindsay McKenzie
March 13, 2019

 

Digital content provider VitalSource is adding a]]> <![CDATA[Presidential Support (With Caveats) for OER]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=5CD9603E0FD7D58FB73DE71CEA0E8A84 5CD9603E0FD7D58FB73DE71CEA0E8A84 Mon, 15 Apr 2019 13:10:12 CST

from Inside Higher Ed
by Doug Lederman
Ma]]> <![CDATA[Flawed AEI Report on Online Education: The good, the bad, and the ugly]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=675B9CCA34F419FBE263611854A95CF1 675B9CCA34F419FBE263611854A95CF1 Mon, 15 Apr 2019 13:06:36 CST from eLiterate blog
by Phil Hill

The problems with the American Enterprise Institute (AEI) report lie in its description of the history of online education and the 5]]> <![CDATA[Distance Education Enrollment Growth—Major Differences Persist Among Sectors]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=C929B0661329AE7217467FA8A7C4D00D C929B0661329AE7217467FA8A7C4D00D Mon, 15 Apr 2019 13:03:42 CST from WCET Frontiers blog
by Terri Taylor-Straut

The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) recently released its 2016 distance education data. This report shows course enrollment for distance education programs in the United States.

This article reviews some of the trends in the recently rel]]> <![CDATA[Online Education: From Good To Better To Best?]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=6FF6EF7DD9BE316B18FFB4A828AB9A31 6FF6EF7DD9BE316B18FFB4A828AB9A31 Mon, 15 Apr 2019 13:00:54 CST from Forbes
by Brandon Busteed
March 5, 2019

For a while now, online education has been a good option for students who – for various reasons – can’t access on-the-ground education.  And although there are still examples of rudimentary online courses out there (think compliance training), both ]]> <![CDATA[Bookstore Involvement in OER Projects]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=2F2C6FD281BC986BE8D23DE202300F99 2F2C6FD281BC986BE8D23DE202300F99 Mon, 15 Apr 2019 12:45:32 CST

from CCCOER
Published on February 8, 2019
by: Cindy Domaika, Manager of Open & Instructional Resources, Nicolet College

<]]> <![CDATA[Universal Design Online Content Inspection Tool (UDOIT)]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=B7D0D4D84E933622F8A7E8D4D4B4E5BF B7D0D4D84E933622F8A7E8D4D4B4E5BF Mon, 15 Apr 2019 12:43:33 CST