What You Need to Know About FERPA
FERPA is probably the most widely misunderstood law relating to education. Online faculty members and administrators need to get the real story on FERPA so they understand what is and is not allowed.
Improve Your Teaching with a Teaching Toolbox
Teaching online can become closer to the ideal of a one-to-one meeting of minds where the instructor connects with students on an individual basis by providing each with the specific instruction needed to elevate his or her understanding. Developing a teaching toolbox will facilitate this meeting of the minds.
Curt Bonk Talks about Open Education
Open education really breaks into two forms: open courses and open resources. Open courses are the MOOCs hosted on Coursera, EdX, and elsewhere. Open courses allow higher education to advance its fundamental mandate of serving the public good by making its faculty expertise freely available to the world. By contrast,...