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Are Online Studies A Solution For Prisoners?
September 22, 2017

With online education on the rise, experts are looking to the field as an option for prison education.  Let’s take a closer look at the benefits and pitfalls of online studies as a solution for prisoners.


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Efficient Peer Review Strategies for Online Courses
September 4, 2017
If you’re in an online course and you’re writing papers, then you’ll probably participate in a peer review if you haven’t already.  Never done a peer review?  Don’t fret.  We’ve got you covered.  Let’s take a closer look at efficient peer...

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Your Back-To-School Shopping List for Online Studies
September 1, 2017
Laptop? Check. Internet connection? Check. Notebook and paper? Check. Really? Yes. Among other things. Let’s take a closer look at your comprehensive back-to-school shopping list for online university.

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Five Reasons to Study Cybersecurity
August 21, 2017
Rapid technological advancements represent positive progress for society in near-endless ways. However, this growth is not without its challenges. Topping the list of obstacles threatening millions of people and organizations? Cyber threats. Certainly, cyber criminals are savvy -- which is why ...

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What is the Difference Between For-Profit and Nonprofit Online Degrees?
August 4, 2017
A staggering array of higher education options is available to today’s college students. And while choice is always a good thing, it can also be confusing. For online students, understanding the difference between for-profit and nonprofit degrees can be particularly tricky. Here’s an ove...

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How to Become a Good Online Teacher
July 21, 2017
So, you want to teach online?  Welcome!  If you’re already a certified educator, you’re ahead of the curve.   If not, don’t fret.  There are opportunities for you.  Let’s take a closer look at some of the qualities of great online teachers.

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How To Build A Professional Network Online
June 9, 2017
The network.  Critical to your professional success.  In online learning, building your professional network doesn’t look a whole lot different from traditional learning—the ideas are the same, the vehicle is different.  Take a look at four ways to build that professional ...

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About Online Studies
May 26, 2017
You know a lot about online studies—but in the multi-billion dollar industry, it’s important to recognize what you don’t know.  Let’s take a look at things you didn’t know about online studies.  You might be surprised. 

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How Africa is Using Edtech and Online Education
May 12, 2017
From MOOCs to smartphones, the continent of Africa is at the forefront of online learning technology.  The fastest growing e-learning market in the world, Africa breathes a fresh breath of innovation.  Let’s take a look at five ways Africa is using Edtech and online education.

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Discover the New World of Alternative Credentials
April 28, 2017
The profile of a “typical” college student today looks very different than it did 20 years ago. In fact, given the rise in non-traditional students and resulting diversity found on college campuses and in online programs, the word “typical” may not even apply when it comes to...

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September 15, 2017

Given research indicating the link between education and reduced recidivism in prison, the case for educating inmates is a strong one. Now, a new tabl...


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August 25, 2017

A recent survey by HSBC reveals that parents around the world are more aware of and more open to having their children participate in online learning....


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August 11, 2017

While the word “flexibility” may be the first to come to mind when conversations about the wants and needs of online college students aris...