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Inside Mastery Based High Schools: Profiles and Conversations
March 23, 2015

"We began this project to address a need for concrete examples of mastery-based learning in practice. Given the novelty of this work, we realized that many new school designers know the theo…

New Technologies, Pedagogies, and Curriculum: A Practical Perspective
August 3, 2015

Key Takeaways The move from instructor- to learner-based education is a major paradigm shift that is both fueled and supported by advances in technology . To successful…

On-Campus Impacts of MOOCs at Duke University
August 3, 2015

Key Takeaways In 2012, Duke University began using MOOCs to promote innovation in teaching and learning within the campus community, with the goal of importing successful new p…

Ed Tech as Applied Research: A Framework in Seven Hypotheses
July 20, 2015

Key Takeaways Seven hypotheses explore the feasibility of educational technology — typically considered as supporting teaching and learning — as applied research by pro…

Pathway to a SMILE
August 3, 2015

Key Takeaways This case study explains how SMILE — Synchronous Mobile Interactive Learning Environment — allows the instructor to present and record lessons anywhere, anyti…

Student and Faculty Perceptions of Telepresence Courses
July 20, 2015

Key Takeaways To deliver a high-quality learning experience to remote learning sites , Minnesota State University, Mankato, invested in telepresence-enhanced classrooms and then…

Senate HELP Committee Holds Hearing on HEA Reauthorization
July 27, 2015

Jen Ortega serves as a consultant to EDUCAUSE on federal policy and government relations. She has worked with EDUCAUSE since 2013 and assists with monitoring legislative and regulatory proposal…

Non-Distance Ed. State Authorization Regs. Still Impact Distance Ed.
July 14, 2015

Summary: U.S. Department of Education (ED) regulations governing the state authorization that institutions have to have to participate in federal student aid programs took effect on July 1, 2015.…

Competency-Based Education: What We Learned from Experience
July 1, 2015

Author: Mary W. Hendrix, Vice-President for Student Access and Success, Texas A&M University-Commerce Jolene Applegate started her degree in 1976 and was one of the first…

Emerging Technologies to Enhance Teaching and Enable Active Learning
August 3, 2015

Key Takeaways Providing dedicated space to engage faculty and students with emerging educational technologies while encouraging their exploration of the possibilities brings ab…