Researchers are trying to understand why the vast majority of students fail to finish free online classes and who is signing up for the classes to begin with.
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Depending on to whom you talk, the University of Connecticut is either starving for more state investment or it is already pigging out.
A conference in Tunisia has explored new opportunities and threats for universities in countries transformed by the recent Arab Spring.
Scolibri, which won a Europas Award for Best Education startup in January, has taken a slow, steady path before it launches its learning management system product this month. We just did a lot of research at schools on why the schools and teachers don't use tools like Moodle, Lore and EdModo, Honig says.
At international education meetings, representatives of various countries like to boast about how they have become higher ed hubs, or have built education cities, or have created education zones.
The goal is to teach students how to “study funny.” It is a new college degree...
Oberlin College is a bastion of liberalism that was one of the first colleges in the country to admit black students and educate men and women together.
Edwin Mellen Press said on Monday that it would drop a lawsuit against a university librarian whom it had sued for writing a blog post critical of the publisher. Critics have called the lawsuit an attack on academic freedom.
Amid the various influences that massive open online courses have had on higher education in their short life so far -- the topic of a daylong conference here Monday -- this may be among the more unexpected
An interactive data visual of publicly available data for MOOCs from Coursera, edX, Udacity, and MITx.