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2014-03-03 23:20:50

Dorsey Will Focus on Initiatives to Increase Blue Sky Broadcast’s Market Leadership and Accelerate Growth San Diego, California (PRWEB) March 03, 2014 Blue Sky Broadcast, a leading provider of online learning and virtual event solutions for associations, pharmaceutical companies and educational event organizations, announced that Patrick Dorsey has joined the company as senior vice president of sales and marketing. In his new role, Dorsey will focus on initiatives to increase Blue Sky...

2014-01-16 08:29:07

Facing Classroom Bottlenecks that Limit Access, California College Students Share Experiences, Unmet Needs for Online Learning with Officials and Policy Makers at Conference LOS ANGELES, Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Can online environments in higher education help us better serve students? Are the online courses of today working for students? To answer these questions, the 20 Million Minds Foundation will host the EVOLVE California Higher Education conference on Friday,...

2014-01-15 12:27:26

Online enrollment growth, while still substantial, is slowing. WELLESLEY, Mass., Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The 2013 Survey of Online Learning conducted by the Babson Survey Research Group reveals the number of higher education students taking at least one online course has now surpassed 7.1 million. The 6.1 percent growth rate, although the lowest for a decade, still represents over 400,000 additional students taking at least one online course. "While the rate of growth in...

2014-01-06 12:30:58

$50,000 in Grants Now Available to Support Faculty Research on the Impact and Effectiveness of Online Learning DALLAS, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Academic Partnerships (AP), one of the world's largest representatives of online learning, today announced that it is currently accepting proposals for Round One of its 2014 Faculty Research Grant Program, which supports faculty research on the impact and effectiveness of online learning. Proposals are being accepted through March 31, 2014....

2013-12-18 23:23:06

Respondents cite reporting tools, engaging curriculum, and intervention as top requirements. Herndon, VA (PRWEB) December 18, 2013 School districts throughout the country report they are offering students significantly more online learning programs in 2013 compared to 2012 – especially blended learning and online courses for credit – according to an annual survey of district- and school-level leaders, announced today by K12 Inc., the nation’s leading provider of technology-powered...

2013-11-18 23:29:13

American Sentinel University will present seven informative sessions, including an innovative 3D virtual learning nursing simulation focused on the key aspects of next generation technology in online learning at the 19th Annual Sloan Consortium, International Conference on Online Learning held Nov. 20-22, 2013. Stop by and learn more about American Sentinel’s innovative next generation technology in online learning at Booth 5 in the Northern Hemisphere Foyer during exhibit hall hours...

2013-10-28 08:33:17

Digital Learning Company Announces 2013 Transformation Award Winners HERNDON, Va., Oct. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- K12 Inc. (NYSE: LRN), the nation's leading provider of proprietary curricula and online education programs for students in pre-kindergarten through high school, today honored six school districts that have transformed education for their students through innovative online programs. The winners of the K(12®) 2013 Transformation Award were each selected for a transformative...

2013-10-23 23:29:25

International educational leader focused on new and emerging technologies in online learning to serve as a member of company’s Executive Advisory Board. Irvington, VA (PRWEB) October 23, 2013 Enterprise Hive, an innovative provider of social collaboration software for online communities with a built-in gamification platform, is pleased to announce that Dr. Phil Ice will serve on the company’s Executive Advisory Board. Dr. Ice is internationally recognized as an educational leader...

2013-10-08 04:20:30

Courses Launched at Carnegie Mellon; Begins Pilot at Ivy League University; and Partners with University of Pittsburgh PITTSBURGH, Oct. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Acatar today announced the launch of its Global Campus learning platform, integrating four online courses into Carnegie Mellon University's Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) program, revolutionizing the way ECE conducts both residential and online learning. The online courses were developed using Acatar's...

2013-09-25 23:27:24

Instructional Services Promote Robust Engagement with Edgenuity’s Online Curriculum Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) September 25, 2013 Edgenuity is helping schools and districts use online and blended learning to ensure an engaging, student-centered educational experience through a robust set of Instructional Services offerings that can be customized to accommodate a wide variety of programs and settings. Whether a district is implementing a supplemental online course program or establishing...