evolution-online-education

The Evolution of Online Education

December 15, 2012

“The history of online education” shows the ways in which distance learning has developed since the early 1700s to now. It looks at the ways that students and teachers are using education technology to learn from anywhere. The infographic projects that in the future online learning enrollments among post-secondary education will increase from 30 percent […]

Education Technology Through the Years

Education Technology Through the Years

October 25, 2012

When was the last time you used a tape recorder or a slide projector? That’s what we thought. In the age of technology, we can do just about everything online or with our smartphones. Whether its shopping or learning, students are using modern technology to make their experiences virtual. Source

Classroom Technology: Who are the State Leaders?

Classroom Technology: Who are the State Leaders?

September 19, 2012

The EPE Research Center collected data on 10 different indicators across two important areas of state education technology policy and practice: use and capacity. The data was obtained from a 2008-09 school year survey of technology officials from all 50 state departments of education as well as the District of Columbia. Source

Accreditation of Online Degrees

Accreditation of Online Degrees

September 3, 2012

Prospective college students often gloss over the word ‘accredited’ when they’re looking for a college. But with the transfer rate at over 50 percent according to the U.S. Department of Education, it could be the word that means the most in all of the higher ed jargon students have to wade through. Accreditation indicates a […]