Tag Archives: Babson Survey Research Group

About That Cengage OER Survey

By Phil HillMore Posts (460) Last month Cengage Learning released a white paper titled “Open Educational Resources (OER) and the Evolving Higher Education Landscape” where the headline called out expected increases in OER adoption: Open Educational Resources (OER) in higher education have … Continue reading

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New OER Survey: The disconnect between faculty caring and assigning

By Phil HillMore Posts (460) In 2012 the Babson Survey Research Group (BSRG) put out a new report on usage and perceptions of open educational resources (OER) usage in higher education. Covered in this blog post, the 2012 report was really … Continue reading

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Fall 2014 IPEDS Data: New Profile of US Higher Ed Online Education

By Phil HillMore Posts (460) The National Center for Educational Statistics (NCES) and its Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) provide the most official data on colleges and universities in the United States. I have been analyzing and sharing the … Continue reading

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No Discernible Growth in US Higher Ed Online Learning

By Phil HillMore Posts (460) By 2015, 25 million post-secondary students in the United States will be taking classes online. And as that happens, the number of students who take classes exclusively on physical campuses will plummet, from 14.4 million … Continue reading

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Significant Milestone: First national study of OER adoption

By Phil HillMore Posts (460) For years we have heard anecdotes and case studies about OER adoption based on one (or a handful) of institutions. There are many items we think we know, but we have lacked hard data on the … Continue reading

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