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“Instreamia” Shakes Loose Moss By Launching Spanish Language Mini-MOOC

In the Wild West of MOOCs, the Rapp Brothers' experiment in launching a mini MOOC to teach Spanish shows how some teachers and entrepreneurs see the trend as a way to either make a buck ...

University of Phoenix Retirement Plan: Nice Work, If You Can Get It

After some challenging years, the university's parent Apollo Group is desperate to reboot its reputation. But the post-retirement compensation terms for its founder, John Sperling won’t do it any favors on the PR front.

January, Not August, Is New Start Date For 25% Of Freshman Collegians

In spite of the long-held image of freshmen moving into college wearing shorts and flip-flops under colorful foliage, one in four first-time students at American colleges and universities now starts not in the early fall, but in the winter ...