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 September Michigan Community College Association Virtual Learning Collaborative Tue, 12 Aug 2014 17:06:27 CST Tue, 12 Aug 2014 17:06:27 CST Michigan Community College Association Virtual Learning Collaborative http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/images/hdr/hdr_lft2.jpg http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/ <![CDATA[How to Search for Open Educational Resources Infographic]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=37060E508BCB13A4420AAD2B3A4B4DA9 37060E508BCB13A4420AAD2B3A4B4DA9 Tue, 12 Aug 2014 17:06:27 CST from the University of Texas Center for OER and Language Learning

A tutorial on how to find and select OER that could be useful to newbies and OER advocates.

http://elearninginfographics.com/how-to-search]]> <![CDATA[Shrinking Cal State Online]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=77E68C97973C43D9D9ABC4C9AA09D087 77E68C97973C43D9D9ABC4C9AA09D087 Fri, 8 Aug 2014 14:45:06 CST

from Inside Higher Ed
by Carl Straumsheim
]]> <![CDATA[Evaluating Your College's Readiness for Technology Adoption]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=22F919EE53B412EC8F012A5B4CF80A75 22F919EE53B412EC8F012A5B4CF80A75 Fri, 8 Aug 2014 13:58:04 CST By: Melinda Mechur Karp & Jeffrey Fletcher

The Community College Research Center has designed a Readiness for Technology Adoption (RTA) tool to help colleges identify steps needed to engage in prior to successful deployment of any technology related reform.  The RTA tool looks at four areas]]> <![CDATA[Fall 2012 US Distance Education Enrollment: Now viewable by each state]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=F7D100F007B3792278BD70E96A2E4AEF F7D100F007B3792278BD70E96A2E4AEF Mon, 21 Jul 2014 08:53:43 CST See report for Michigan and all other states at:  http://mfeldstein.com/fall-2012-de-enrollment-viewable-state/

]]> <![CDATA[Net Neutrality Offensive]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=F603367A91F7F92BEC266BFCBCAC9811 F603367A91F7F92BEC266BFCBCAC9811 Wed, 16 Jul 2014 23:04:31 CST

from Inside Higher Ed
July 11, 2014
By <![CDATA[16 OER Sites for More Engaged Learning]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=B0FD0EC8E8573699090B14E0C98A6CFA B0FD0EC8E8573699090B14E0C98A6CFA Wed, 9 Jul 2014 23:17:57 CST from Campus Technology
By Dian Schaffhauser
July 2, 2014

Open educational resources can not only help students save money in textbook costs, but they also allow instructors to mix-and-match content for a more personalized, engaging learning experience. Here are 16 resources that offer a wide range of content and too]]> <![CDATA[Ed-Tech Companies Oppose U.S. Agency’s Plan to End Net Neutrality]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=984FFA34C3300809178F20E712D9CCEA 984FFA34C3300809178F20E712D9CCEA Wed, 2 Jul 2014 10:09:39 CST  

 

from The Chronicle - Wired Campus Blog
July 2, 2014
by Lawrence Biemiller

The Federal Communications Commission's plan to allow companies to pay an extra fee to have their content delivered faster over the Internet has many in education concerned.]]> <![CDATA[Education Department Again Delays ‘State Authorization’ Rule]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=519DF77DC03E95C3F64FC73EFA2513B5 519DF77DC03E95C3F64FC73EFA2513B5 Fri, 27 Jun 2014 13:06:36 CST

from Inside Higher Ed
June 24, 2014
 

The Under Secre]]> <![CDATA[Have Aspirations, Will Travel]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=D9DDDBAF5F4B7E158854CFAC2534D646 D9DDDBAF5F4B7E158854CFAC2534D646 Mon, 23 Jun 2014 15:11:56 CST

from Inside Higher Ed
<![CDATA[Report: Online learning numbers at all-time high]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=7AE212064809BE647FD1161AD097FD49 7AE212064809BE647FD1161AD097FD49 Mon, 23 Jun 2014 14:03:47 CST

from EducationDrive Newsletter
By Keith Button

A new study on online education shows that 34% of all college students are taking at least one online course, which is an all-time high, and onlin]]> <![CDATA[A New Teaching Structure Could Make College More Affordable. Why Don't More Schools Adopt It?]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=5EC2EA775E712FF0B3A56AD8A20B8A82 5EC2EA775E712FF0B3A56AD8A20B8A82 Mon, 23 Jun 2014 13:47:03 CST from BloombergBusinessWeek

Starting next year, several Washington State commu]]> <![CDATA[Udacity Introduces 'Nanodegree' Credentials]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=FAF2A89731E169D40669E94A9ABC1669 FAF2A89731E169D40669E94A9ABC1669 Tue, 17 Jun 2014 09:55:36 CST

from Inside Higher Ed
June 17, 2014
 
The MOOC (massive open ]]> <![CDATA[Colleges’ Embrace of Online Learning Is a ‘Credit Positive’]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=C9B858BA103C9618555AC9BF6B3B8829 C9B858BA103C9618555AC9BF6B3B8829 Mon, 16 Jun 2014 09:10:06 CST

from The Chronicle - Ticker
June 13, 2014

Since the U.S. Department of Education released a report from IPEDS data showing that 1 in 4 college students took at least one online course, Moody's Investors Service has awarded a "credit positive" to the industry in its weekly outlook on public]]> <![CDATA[4 Universities Band Together to Share and Protect Digital Resources]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=AD02DEE3BDE12FE6F0B526895CD16C85 AD02DEE3BDE12FE6F0B526895CD16C85 Thu, 12 Jun 2014 22:13:53 CST
by Steve Kolowich

 
Four major universities, Colorado State University, Indiana University, the University of Florida, and th]]> <![CDATA[Enrollment in Distance Education Courses, by State: Fall 2012]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=AF10A4F022478F06FB91174122C9A7BA AF10A4F022478F06FB91174122C9A7BA Wed, 11 Jun 2014 17:05:31 CST by Scott Ginder, RTI International
June 2, 2014, National Center for Education Statistics
http://nces.ed.gov/pubsearch/pubsinfo.asp?pubid=2014023

“These Web Tables use IPEDS data to provide insight into the impact of di]]>
<![CDATA[Community colleges plan to offer quick competency degree]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=7BAD2CD4170D4165287369483DC20D6A 7BAD2CD4170D4165287369483DC20D6A Thu, 22 May 2014 23:14:00 CST

from The Seattle Times
by Katherine Long
May 20, 2014

The Washington state community college system is developing an online compentency-based associate degree in business that can be completed in 18 months or less - and the program is transferable to Washington state's public fou]]> <![CDATA[Department of Education Rulemaking Committee Fails to Reach Consensus on State Authorization]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=393CF3CFC01A9E39C5B381CAF95F554F 393CF3CFC01A9E39C5B381CAF95F554F Thu, 22 May 2014 22:29:37 CST from Instructional Technology Council
May 21, 2014
by Christine Mullins

The final meeting of the US Department of Education negotiated rulemaking panel failed to reach a consensus on propos]]> <![CDATA[State Authorization Initiative Adds Five Members]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=B6210336847A53232A2C3303AAB50DE1 B6210336847A53232A2C3303AAB50DE1 Fri, 16 May 2014 15:12:38 CST
from Inside Higher Ed
May 16, 2014
<![CDATA[Accreditor for Upstarts]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=5B33E02B6454CC5AA5330FFFDC905504 5B33E02B6454CC5AA5330FFFDC905504 Fri, 9 May 2014 09:10:27 CST
from Inside Higher Ed
<![CDATA[Southern New Hampshire U. Designs a New Template for Faculty Jobs]]> http://www.mccvlc.org/%7Estaff/news_details.cfm?rowID=50227D3D56B1790D95D325EFE9116C4B 50227D3D56B1790D95D325EFE9116C4B Thu, 8 May 2014 09:05:38 CST from The Chronicle of Higher Education
May 8, 2014
By Steve Kolowich