Online Course Friday Afternoon – The Minor Modes

Online Course Friday Afternoon – The Minor Modes

I just added a class for tomorrow afternoon, 1:00pm CDT. What could be more fun than taking an online class on Friday afternoon? Learn more here. (2). Arlene Oost-Zinner (54 Posts). Posted in Build Your Faith, Music. « Pope uses Twitter to mobilize …
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MSU Online Zombie Course Wins Award

MSU's online course “Surviving the Coming Zombie Apocalypse” has won an award for “the best fully online course.” The summer elective course focuses on human behavior during catastrophes and the instructor thought adding a zombie element would …
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Florida student files complaint against Allen West over online 'threat'

A student has filed a complaint with the Florida Atlantic University police against former Rep. Allen West (R-FL), claiming a statement he made online was threatening. “As students, we deserve to feel safe exercising our First Amendment rights to …
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Online Learning Platform Udemy Branches Out Into Corporate …

Online Learning Platform Udemy Branches Out Into Corporate …

Udemy has announced a new corporate training product that lets companies tap into the online education service's existing course collections.The Next Web
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Tepper Launches an Online MBA—For $118000

Carnegie Mellon University's Tepper School of Business is becoming the latest business school to jump into the online education business as it enrolls the first class for a FlexMBA program that will begin in August. Tepper's three-year program, which …
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USC launches online Palmetto College at Statehouse

COLUMBIA — Students who haven't been able to complete their college degrees are getting a new option through the University of South Carolina. USC President Harris Pastides and Chancellor Susan Elkins are officially launching the South Carolina …
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MOOC Founder Stresses Partnership With Teachers

MOOC Founder Stresses Partnership With Teachers

Lynda Weinman could easily redefine herself as the founder of a Web design and computer training massive open online course (MOOC), but she would rather not — not if it would put her in competition with traditional schools and universities, some of …
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Online education for the pros: Udemy launches corporate training …

Udemy launches a new product for companies to help their employees pickup new skills.
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iD Gaming Academy for Teens Announces a New University Location and …

CAMPBELL, Calif., April 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Good news for video game lovers: STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) educators and parents are beginning to see the educational value in video games. Consequently, teens can now do …
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CFA unsure of demand for streamlining online courses

CFA unsure of demand for streamlining online courses

A California Senate legislator has proposed a bill that would allow more online classes for students in public higher education schools, but he is getting no support from the California State University faculty union. Senate President pro Tem Darrell …
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$5000 Accredited Online MBA Program – William Howard Taft University

(Offer Ends April 30, 2013) William Howard Taft University announces a Nationally Accredited MBA for under $5000 in total tuition. The Taft University System Grant Program* is established in conjunction with a research study to measure the effect of …
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Colleges may offer online courses for high school students

Area high school students soon may have the opportunity to take online courses through private colleges for credit. Jefferson-Lewis Board of Cooperative Educational Services officials are discussing with upstate and Central New York colleges the …
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Legally Blind Father Sets Sights on College Graduation

Legally Blind Father Sets Sights on College Graduation

The flexibility, technology and remote capabilities of Ashford University's online education model put a college degree within reach, and he enrolled in the early childhood education bachelor's degree program. With magnifying technology that enlarged …
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New essay-grading software would be beneficial to university

EdX officials have decided to offer this automated software free online to any institution looking to utilize it, and many universities are already interested. The University of Texas is just one of the 12 universities that will begin to offer free …
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She was shocked to be turned down by some institutions because the buildings were unsuitable for someone in a wheelchair but was eventually accepted by Cardiff University to read psychology. Although she enjoyed her time there, getting a degree in 1985 …
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Park implements online course request system

Park implements online course request system

The Roy H. Park School of Communications is piloting the new online course registration override form, which is being beta-tested for the ongoing Fall 2013 registration. With this form, all override requests for courses in the Park School will be done …
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Capella University Celebrates 2013 National Nurses Week with $3000 …

Capella University (http://www.capella.edu), an accredited online university* that has built its reputation by providing high quality online degree programs has announced that it will honor National Nurses Week this year by offering a $3,000 corporate …
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Online Threat Prompts Heightened Security, Awareness – WTVW

There's heightened security and a heightened sense of awareness on the University of Evansville campus a day after an online threat prompted school officials to cancel Tuesday's baseball game. The threat, which came from Twitter, is now the subject of …
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LSU increasing online learning efforts

LSU increasing online learning efforts

The University is “ramping up” its efforts to increase online learning, said Associate Vice Chancellor for Enrollment Management David Kurpius at Wednesday's Faculty Senate meeting. The University currently offers online learning in graduate school …
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College Courses Online For Credit with San Jose State University …

Online classes for credit are open for limited enrollment. Courses from Udacity and SJSU for $150. Enroll to earn college credit.
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PreK-12 Online Course Market Forecast 2013 – Yahoo! Finance

From Yahoo! Finance: NEW YORK, April 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Reportlinker. com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: …
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Washington Online University Aims for State Financial Aid

Washington Online University Aims for State Financial Aid

KENNEWICK, Wash. – Washington State's only accredited online university is getting closer to providing state tuition assistance. WGU Washington (Western Governors University, Washington) is a fully online university that aims to offer affordable and …
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New online grading software provokes excitement, skepticism

EdX, the massive open online course platform created by Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, recently unveiled a new automated grading system that evaluates a student's essay in seconds. While this is not the first time …
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RSA Online Now Offering Incredible Sales on Nationally Recognized Courses

RSAOnlineNow.com.au allows Australian professionals to receive their Responsible Service of Alcohol (RSA) certificate and their Responsible Service of Gambling (RSG) certificate online. Both of these courses are now on sale, meaning now is the time for …
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Ecotech Institute Offers its First Free Online Course: “Introduction to …

Ecotech Institute Offers its First Free Online Course: “Introduction to …

Anyone around the world who has an interest in sustainability can now access some of the specialized education offered by Ecotech Institute – online and free. Ecotech Institute, the only college entirely focused on sustainability-related job training …
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NPTEL ties up with IT giants to offer free Online Engineering courses

India will soon have its own Massive Open Online Courses' (MOOCs) platform. Some of the well-known names in Indian academia and industry are coming together for an online education initiative, which will provide certification in engineering courses …
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Summer School: Classroom and online opportunities

As for Albion's online course offering, Drew Dunham, associate dean of academic affairs and registrar, says that the decision to allow such a program emerged out of a desire to offer students more options. The number of online offerings this summer …
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Florida education bill headed to Gov. Scott

Florida education bill headed to Gov. Scott

The bill revises graduation standards and creates an online university within the University of Florida. Supporters of the bill say it will give high school students an opportunity to take courses that prepare them for careers if they don't intend to …
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Yale University Selects NetDocuments' Online Document Management Service

NetDocuments today announced its cloud-based document management service has been implemented at Yale University in the office of general counsel and the president's office. Yale was drawn to NetDocuments' comprehensive document management …
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Online education for the pros: Udemy launches corporate training tools

A small business might decide to buy twenty licenses for the marketing team to refresh their understanding of Excel — Udemy offers a popular Excel for beginners and intermediaries online course. Alternatively, if the CMO has been knee deep in …
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