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Recommended Reading: ED Clarifies Its Intent on State Authorization Reciprocity

By Phil HillMore Posts (461) Last year Russ Poulin from WCET and I wrote an essay for Inside Higher Ed (also published at e-Literate) describing and countering attempts by the Century Foundation and other activists who were arguing against the … Continue reading

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IHE Essay: Getting the political facts straight about State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement

By Phil HillMore Posts (461) The following essay, co-written by Russ Poulin and Phil Hill, was originally published at Inside Higher Ed in response to articles in the New York Times and Inside Higher Ed regarding whether New York state … Continue reading

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DOE Doubles Down on State Authorization: 25x increase in regulatory language

By Phil HillMore Posts (461) Now that the Kabuki Theatre of the Department of Education’s negotiated rulemaking process has finished its penultimate act, can we all act surprised that the likely result includes the proposed State Authorization regulations growing by a … Continue reading

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Proposed State Authorization: Dramatic increase in federal control of distance ed

By Phil HillMore Posts (461) The Department of Education (DOE) released their proposed State Authorization regulations this week as part of the negotiated rulemaking process that seeks to replace previous rules struck down by courts in 2011. While the new … Continue reading

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Summary from WCET on State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement

By Phil HillMore Posts (461) For any online program in the US that enroll students from more than one state, the issue of the Department of Education’s State Authorization proposed regulations is a major issue. WCET has played a leading … Continue reading

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