Carte blanche: Online learning is here to stay, writes Isabel Page. The Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s massive open online course (MOOC) “U.Lab: Transforming…
Online course platform iversity reaches one million enrolments exactly two years after its launch, with the number of courses having grown from 10 to over 100 during that time. In addition to MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses), the company has expanded its course program with “iversity PRO”, a series of online professional development courses for individuals and companies. To accelerate the company’s development in preparation for a larger growth funding round, iversity raised additional financing.
platform of the Queen Rania Foundation (QRF), today launched ‘Learn English: Conversational Skills for Beginners’. The free online English language learning course, is developed and run in partnership with the British Council, funded by Crescent Petroleum, and will be the first MOOC in Arabic powered by Cerego’s personalized learning technology.
ProQuest SIPX, a provider of digital course materials solutions for higher education, has introduced three new tools designed to help reduced costs for students and simplify the implementation of digital educational resources for educators and administrators.