Schools Expand Online Learning Opportunities

As students return to the classroom, there are an increased number of resources for them as schools expand online learning opportunities.  These opportunities help prepare them for college and the workforce, and include classes that offer alternative ways to learn. In...

Learning About MOOCs – The Pros and Cons

Many parents and students are interested in learning about MOOCs (massive open online courses) and wonder whether they are really a valid option in higher education. In this post, I hope to point out what are the pros and cons. It also has implications for high school...

How Open CourseWare is Changing Education

What do you want to learn today? Interested in the Theory of Numbers or The Great Depression from American History? How about Supply Chain Planning or Artificial Intelligence? Would you like to learn in Czech or Korean or Turkish? Courses on all of these subjects and...

What are Massive Open Online Courses

What are massive open online courses (MOOC)? MOOC are online classes that allow for unlimited enrollment and they are coming to a school near you. Florida lawmakers learned more about MOOC’s recently. Miami-Dade, Broward and Pinellas counties are testing the...