Thursday, November 15, 2018

Tracking online learning in the USA – and Ontario

 Allen, I. and Seaman, J. (2014) Grade Change: Tracking Online Learning in the United States Wellesley MA: Babson College/Sloan Foundation This is the eleventh annual report...

A MOOC platform open to all?

Empson, R. (2013) edX Merges With Stanford’s Class2Go To Build An Open-Source Online Learning Platform Tech Crunch, April 3 Empson, R. (2012) Class2Go: Stanford’s New...

Why learning management systems are not going away

Contact North has just published online a series of six short papers (10-12 pages) under the title of Learning Management Systems: Disruptive Developments, Alternative Options...

e-learning outlook for 2012: will it be a rough ride?

© Firehorse Blog, 2012 Another year, and online learning, e-learning, learning technologies, educational technologies, digital learning, or whatever you call it or them, will continue...

Key mobile strategy issues

Fuhrman, T. (2011) Mobile strategy or moving target?, Campus Technology, November 1 This paper looks at five issues that need to be considered when developing...

Preliminary results for the Campus Computing project survey

Green, K. (2011) Campus Computing 2011: Big Gains in Going Mobile Campus Computing Project, October 20 The preliminary results for the 2011Campus Computing Project survey shows...

Conference: Kuali Open Source Admin Systems, Indianapolis, 2011

 Kuali Days 2011: Empowering the Community Where: JW Marriott Hotel and Conference Center, Indianapolis, IN, USA When: 14-16 November, 2011 About: Kuali is a consortium of prestigious universities that...

A student information system monopoly?

SunGard Higher Education Systems has been purchased by Hellman and Friedman LLC, a private equity company that already owns Datatel Inc, and the two...

What does the acquisition of Blackboard mean for higher education?

Affiliates of Providence Equity Partners, a private equity company, are in the process of acquiring Blackboard Inc, the owner of one of the major...

Book: Managing Technology in Higher Education now available

Bates, A. and Sangrà, A. (2011) Managing Technology in Higher Education: Strategies for Transforming Teaching and Learning San Francisco: Jossey-Bass/John Wiley & Co. Now out!...

About Tony Bates

Dr. Tony Bates is the author of eleven books in the field of online learning and distance education. He has provided consulting services specializing in training in the planning and management of online learning and distance education, working with over 40 organizations in 25 countries. Tony is a Research Associate with Contact North | Contact Nord, Ontario’s Distance Education & Training Network.