NFE/1.0 Michigan Community College Association Virtual Learning Collaborative Michigan Community College Association Virtual Learning Collaborative en February Michigan Community College Association Virtual Learning Collaborative Mon, 5 Feb 2018 21:40:01 CST Mon, 5 Feb 2018 21:40:01 CST Michigan Community College Association Virtual Learning Collaborative <![CDATA[Affordable Cost for Class Materials]]> 129C6160B72A42AE2C92C31435CCF8F8 Mon, 5 Feb 2018 21:40:01 CST Affordable Cost for Class Materials70F3737F9B5D32ED2C82DAAB009D4086 Wed, 31 Jan 2018 14:05:02 CST C. Edward Watson1, Denise P. Domizi2, and Sherry A. Clouser3
1Association of American Colleges and Universities, 2University System of Georgia, 3University of Georgia


As public funding for higher ]]> <![CDATA[ National Survey of Computing, eLearning and Information Technology.]]> B34C86EC1D0B25B7599FAA12A3B32C78 Sun, 21 Jan 2018 18:48:20 CST

from Inside Higher Ed
by Jean Dimeo
November 8, 2017

The survey of IT leaders, conducted by the Campus Computing Project, found that many see only modest benefits from IT investments, and generally low satisfaction with many IT services on campus.  Here are]]> <![CDATA[2017 MI Higher Education in Focus]]> 42FA439120D2DBE4F42F362C9C91B57D Sun, 21 Jan 2018 18:41:19 CST January 2018

Midwest Higher Education Compact (MHEC) report on Michigan's efforts on selected performance indicators.  Read full report here.

<![CDATA[OER State Policy Playbook]]> 0E30672ABE20FE179DDFBE83F381BAE2 Sun, 21 Jan 2018 18:26:55 CST from SPARC
January 18, 2018

The Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition) works to enable the open sharing of research outputs and educational materials in order to democratize access to knowledge, accelerate discovery, and increase the return on our investment in research and ed]]> <![CDATA[California's Plan for Online Community College]]> 4BC9A3611C8D03294EE24135225D63F1 Fri, 19 Jan 2018 10:54:21 CST From Community College Daily
January 11, 2018

California Gov. Jerry Brown wants to launch the state’s first fully online public community college that would provide short-term programs to help 2.5 million young adults without college cred]]> <![CDATA[Opening the Textbook: OER in US Higher Education 2017]]> 943B6EBB98A576644150F0D638932F9F Fri, 19 Jan 2018 10:44:19 CST  

Responses from over 2,700 U.S. faculty paint both a "Good news" and a "Bad news" picture for the role of open educational resources (OER) in U.S. higher education. The levels of awareness of OER, the licensing tied to it, and overall adoption of OER materia]]> <![CDATA[OER Mythbusting]]> EB97548ED250811C25109A76C1E79ADB Fri, 19 Jan 2018 10:39:24 CST OER Mythbusting addresses the top seven myths about OER in North American higher education, as voted on my more than 100 faculty, librarians, students and other members of the OER community. This project grew out of a discussion during one of SPARC’s Libraries and OER Forum monthly calls, where a group of librarians from the U.S. and Ca]]> <![CDATA[Grade Increase: Tracking Distance Education in the United States]]> 0114ED7055B63AFF70E3FDDA2B33026E Fri, 19 Jan 2018 10:34:10 CST The 14th annual report on the state of online learning from the Babson survey Research Group revealed: