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 February Michigan Community College Association Virtual Learning Collaborative Wed, 8 Feb 2017 17:51:52 CST Wed, 8 Feb 2017 17:51:52 CST Michigan Community College Association Virtual Learning Collaborative http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/images/hdr/hdr_lft2.jpg http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/ <![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]]>
<![CDATA[ADA Compliance For Online Course Design]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=6D70CCA6842F30DCE5FE79DF3E004415 6D70CCA6842F30DCE5FE79DF3E004415 Wed, 8 Feb 2017 17:08:54 CST from Educause Review
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

<![CDATA[ACE and Credly Launching Digital Credentials for Workforce Training]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=D7D94BEF2337398992C1D5C5D5A597EE D7D94BEF2337398992C1D5C5D5A597EE Wed, 1 Feb 2017 15:19:43 CST from Campus Technology - News Update
February 1, 2017
by Rhea Kelly  

A collaboration between the American Council on Education (ACE) and digital credential service provider Credly will allow working professionals to earn digital badges for workplace training. 

Read full article at: 8F27298E7FC2D6E74AACCF56E41FE461 Fri, 4 Nov 2016 14:18:41 CST from Campus Technology
By Dian Schaffhauser, Rhea Kelly
November 2, 2016

In our 2016 Teaching with Technology survey, faculty members offered their predictions on what the future holds for technology in teaching — including what hardware and systems will bite the dust over]]> <![CDATA[28 Colleges and One Beautiful Website]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=664D2B713849D716A44C987A3D335F45 664D2B713849D716A44C987A3D335F45 Mon, 10 Oct 2016 08:46:54 CST September 23, 2016

Story about the development of the new MCO website - using Kendo UI framework.

 

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Tanya Roscorla
September 23, 2016


UC Berkeley is figuring out what to do next as the U.S. Department of Justice tells it to make its online audio and video content accessible. Read ]]> <![CDATA[Duke University Lecture Capture Survey 2016]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=19BFA08E70866C8D88CA03B47892F5EA 19BFA08E70866C8D88CA03B47892F5EA Tue, 13 Sep 2016 17:17:26 CST OIT’s Academic Media Technologies group conducts periodic surveys of leading enterprise capture platforms, evaluating products from the perspective of issues critical to Duke.

See website for mor]]> <![CDATA[Time Spent with Course Content Isn't Biggest LMS Predictor of Student Success]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=4D5BD4AFABFE848488506D1405746283 4D5BD4AFABFE848488506D1405746283 Tue, 13 Sep 2016 17:10:09 CST from Campus Technology
By Dian Schaffhauser
09/07/16

The biggest predictor of student achievement (based on their use of a learning management system) isn't the amount of time they spend working with course content; nor is it how long they spend taking assessments or participating in discussion forums. It's ]]> <![CDATA[OER Use to Triple Over Next 5 Years]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=E6C52D46743AEDC703015F836F966A18 E6C52D46743AEDC703015F836F966A18 Fri, 9 Sep 2016 17:07:16 CST

  • By Sri Ravipati
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  • From Campus Technology<]]> <![CDATA[How Employers View Online, For-Profit Bachelor's Degrees]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=F25253C251F6D7661045C9975D43959A F25253C251F6D7661045C9975D43959A Tue, 6 Sep 2016 16:48:19 CST from U.S. News & World Report
    August 15, 2016
    by Jordan Friedman

    Recruiters say, the negative perception of undergraduate, for-profit education that some employers have held in recent years may be starting to shift, and not all are skeptical.

    View full article here:  AEB2B6981F73C99E15DD4F2413C0FE54 Fri, 8 Jul 2016 09:15:58 CST from University Business Magazine
    July 2016
     
    Although some professors prohibit the use of laptops during class because of the distraction factor, laptop use for note-taking is one accommodation colleges may offer students, such as those with a mobility impairment.  ADA awareness training is just one]]>
    <![CDATA[For Students Taking Online Courses, a Completion Paradox]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=DF2F1B66CF1A3D541F18F3388CED22E1 DF2F1B66CF1A3D541F18F3388CED22E1 Tue, 5 Jul 2016 09:00:07 CST from The Chronicle Re:Learning Blog July 04, 2016

    "If you look just at completion rates for individual online courses, they seem like a bad option. A growing body of research sho]]> <![CDATA[Cheating the System?]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=A859FB2009476153CDE8CE06784CE4DD A859FB2009476153CDE8CE06784CE4DD Fri, 1 Jul 2016 08:22:24 CST

    from Inside Higher Education
    July 1, 2016
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    from Inside Higher Ed
    June 13, 2016
    by Pa]]> <![CDATA[Distance Ed’s Second Act]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=03C5003385885187FE4DD641E8695017 03C5003385885187FE4DD641E8695017 Fri, 27 May 2016 09:39:45 CST from The Chronicle of Higher Education May 24, 2016

    Now that the MOOC hype has died down and almost no one is arguing that those free online courses will upend the traditional university, ar]]> <![CDATA[What Form Does Online Take in Your Institution’s Future?]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=3A52BD645A36F47063F71EB93626E0C5 3A52BD645A36F47063F71EB93626E0C5 Fri, 27 May 2016 09:10:45 CST

    from The Evolution
    by Kevin Currie,