NFE/1.0 Michigan Community College Association Virtual Learning Collaborative http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/ Michigan Community College Association Virtual Learning Collaborative en redwards@mccvlc.org May Michigan Community College Association Virtual Learning Collaborative Wed, 10 May 2017 11:23:54 CST Wed, 10 May 2017 11:23:54 CST Michigan Community College Association Virtual Learning Collaborative http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/images/hdr/hdr_lft2.jpg http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/ <![CDATA[Four Key Variables Institutions Must Track to Measure Online Student Success]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=73C75BA703D9A7CA5A06B57BA06D0AC1 73C75BA703D9A7CA5A06B57BA06D0AC1 Wed, 10 May 2017 11:23:54 CST

from Evolllution.com
March 28, 2017
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The open-resources movement has come a long way since the Massachusetts Institute of Technology unveiled the OpenCourseWare project in 2001. Dozens of colleges now offer some courses featuring textbooks that are free or nearly so, and that rely on openly licensed material]]> <![CDATA[Colleges Team Up to Train MRI Techs]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=8B77A39F46BEA28C0798B247601C1ECC 8B77A39F46BEA28C0798B247601C1ECC Wed, 10 May 2017 11:18:47 CST from Community College Daily
by Ellie Ashford
March 31, 2017

Community colleges – especially colleges that are small or in rural areas – often lack the enrollment to justify offering high-cost programs. The Michig]]> <![CDATA[A New Channel for OER]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=80BBE67179974F6B80AABC0E1BFAD861 80BBE67179974F6B80AABC0E1BFAD861 Wed, 10 May 2017 11:15:21 CST

from Inside Higher Ed
April 18, 2017
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By Carl Straumsheim
May 2, 2017

Online enrollment continues to grow as the total number of students in college shrinks. The growth is particularly strong at private nonprofit colleges, ]]> <![CDATA[Are Colleges Doing Enough to Make Online Videos Accessible for the Blind?]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=2AD0EBC5AD7B3EDB59ABF0F0FF2281B3 2AD0EBC5AD7B3EDB59ABF0F0FF2281B3 Wed, 19 Apr 2017 07:29:46 CST from Converge
by Tanya Roscorla
March 27, 2017

As more higher education online learning relies on visuals to tell a story, they're often not accessible to people who are blind. Now, some colleges are tackling the problem with better funding and technology.  Read full article 65C72D433901EC17DC380D4028D05942 Fri, 14 Apr 2017 17:18:52 CST

From Inside Higher Ed
by Jean Dimeo
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from Inside Higher Ed
by Carl Straumsheim
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by Colleen Flaherty
March 7, 2017

Study details tool to help professors measure how much active learning is happening in their classrooms.  Read full article 4E8B4B9E0B5C01A0521456BDE3897DC3 Tue, 7 Mar 2017 08:06:53 CST

from Inside Higher Ed
by Carl Straumsheim
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from Inside Higher Ed
by Carl Straumsheim
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<![CDATA[8 Lessons Learned From Open Source Development]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=FA2E46E4E0009061C4D3026DA2CD7223 FA2E46E4E0009061C4D3026DA2CD7223 Wed, 8 Feb 2017 17:51:52 CST from Campus Technology
by Dian Schaffhauser
January 11, 2017

When Harvard kicked off OpenScholar six years ago, little did it realize the impact the website creation project would have on the university — and the academic world at large.  Read full article 6E5A080C0AEB955998E172C8C7FEBD55 Wed, 8 Feb 2017 17:42:51 CST from Inside Higher Ed
by Carl Straumsheim
February 3, 2017

A long-awaited update to a federal rule ups the pressure on colleges and universities to ensure that their information and communication technology services are accessible to students with disabilities, experts say. The federal government last month fi]]>
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by Sheryl Burgstahler
January 30, 2017

Lessons learned from campuses nationwide have informed an approach to compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act during the process of online course design. Providing multiple ways for students to gain knowledge, demonstrate knowledge, and in]]>
<![CDATA[11 Ed Tech Trends to Watch in 2017]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=BC7140E1E082DE56260EE0638CA079EF BC7140E1E082DE56260EE0638CA079EF Wed, 8 Feb 2017 12:26:47 CST from Campus Technology
by Rhea Kelly
January 18, 2017

Five higher ed leaders analyze the hottest trends in education technology this year.  Read the full article here.

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by A.J. O'Connell
February 1, 2017

Fear and anxiety can keep many educators from embracing open educational resources and open pedagogy. Here, "open" proponents explain common concerns.  Read full article 205EED28DF8D238CF252D396971CA039 Thu, 2 Feb 2017 11:04:18 CST