Category Archives: Notable Posts

California Community College OEI Selects LMS Vendor

By Phil HillMore Posts (291) The Online Education Initiative (OEI) for California’s Community College System has just announced its vendor selection for a Common Course Management System (CCMS). For various reasons I cannot provide any commentary on this process, so … Continue reading

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Flat World and CBE: Self-paced does not imply isolation

By Phil HillMore Posts (291) As competency-based education (CBE) becomes more and more important to US higher education, it would be worth exploring the learning platforms in use. While there are cases of institutions using their traditional LMS to support … Continue reading

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Instructure Releases 4th Security Audit, With a Crowd-sourcing Twist

By Phil HillMore Posts (291) In the fall of 2011 I made the following argument: We need more transparency in the LMS market, and clients should have access to objective measurements of the security of a solution. To paraphrase Michael Feldstein’s … Continue reading

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Babson Study of Online Learning Released

By Phil HillMore Posts (291) Babson Survey Research Group (BSRG) just released its annual survey of online learning in US higher education (press release here). This year they have moved from use of survey methodology for the online enrollment section … Continue reading

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About Inside Higher Ed Selling Majority Stake

By Phil HillMore Posts (291) Update 1/21: See link and blurb at bottom of post from new Editor’s Note at Inside Higher Ed. Last week the Huffington Post ran an article by David Halperin breaking the news that the private … Continue reading

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