Online Learning

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Khan Academy Becomes Linked To Common Core Standards

With all but a handful of states adopting the Common Core standards, the non-profit Khan Academy has now linked to relevant instruction materials online.

04/21/2014

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Checking The Credibility Of Online Degree Programs

How do you know if the online degree program you’re considering is the real deal?

02/13/2014

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How Tech Has Changed College Life

The latest estimate is that one third of all US students take at least one course online but technology has changed the life of those on campus as well.

06/11/2012

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Univ. of Pa. Now Offering Some Courses Online — And Free!

The courses will not earn you credit toward a degree. But Penn professor Al Filreis says his online poetry class, for example, can be rewarding in other ways.

04/18/2012

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My Teacher Is An App

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Allison Schnacky of Windermere, Florida, describes her former history teacher standing at the blackboard and making history “the most boring class ever.” Now, watching videos of ancient Egypt and writing an essay […]

11/30/2011

Online Courses

Before Taking Online Courses…

If you’re taking an online course for credit, The New York Times November” Education Life” suggests a checklist.

11/15/2011

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Popling.net

Most of the time, pop-ups are super annoying. But the popling app is meant to be your friend.

03/25/2011

Monkey See.com

Click by MonkeySee.com to watch experts perform the very tasks you’d like to learn and then, try them yourself.

01/03/2011

Black Colleges Look To Increase Online Ed Presence

When Michael Hill needed a doctoral program with the flexibility to let him continue working full-time as a Lincoln University administrator, he chose an online degree from another institution.

11/14/2010

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