Tag Archives: Online Education

Fall 2013 IPEDS Data: New Profile of US Higher Ed Online Education

By Phil HillMore Posts (318) 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. Last year they released data on distance education … Continue reading

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Fall 2013 IPEDS Data: Top 30 largest online enrollments per institution

By Phil HillMore Posts (318) 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. Last year they released data on distance education … Continue reading

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WCET14 Student Panel: What do students think of online education?

By Phil HillMore Posts (318) Yesterday at the WCET14 conference in Portland I had the opportunity along with Pat James to moderate a student panel. I have been trying to encourage conference organizers to include more opportunities to let students … Continue reading

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Competency-Based Education: Not just a drinking game

By Phil HillMore Posts (318) Ray Henderson captured the changing trend of the past two EDUCAUSE conferences quite well. The #Edu14 drinking game: sure inebriation in 13 from vendor claims of "mooc" "cloud" or "disrupting edu". In 2014: "competency based." — … Continue reading

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Investigation of IPEDS Distance Education Data Highlights System Not Ready for Modern Trends

By Phil HillMore Posts (318) This article is cross-posted to the WCET blog. After billions of dollars spent on administrative computer systems and billions of dollars invested in ed tech companies, the U.S. higher education system is woefully out of … Continue reading

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