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OLI. Carnegie Mellon University: Read about OLI in: Game Changers: Education and Information Technologies
Ross Strader and Candace Thille of OLI co-authored the chapter “The Open Learning Initiative: Enacting Instruction Online” for the free ebook “Game Changers: Education and Information Technologies” See the book here: http://www.educause.edu/game-changers. Be sure to check out other chapters, including ……
OLI. Carnegie Mellon University: OLI Featured at Carnegie Mellon Event in DC
Carnegie Mellon University recently hosted an event on March 1, in Washington D.C. on the topic of OLI. There, CMU President Jared L. Cohon discussed OLI and CMU’s leadership in the science of learning. In addition to OLI Director Candace ……
OLI. Carnegie Mellon University: Changing the Production Function in Higher Education
OLI Director Candace Thille recently wrote for the American Council on Education about productivity in higher education in the United States: Improving productivity in higher education is essential to strengthening the nation and positioning it to remain competitive in a ……
OLI. Carnegie Mellon University: Undergraduate STEM Education Report Release Event
On Tuesday, February 7 at 3 pm ET (tentative), the President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST) expects to release its report entitled “Engage to Excel: Producing One Million Additional College Graduates with Degrees in Science, Technology, Engineering, ……
OLI. Carnegie Mellon University: OLI Director Candace Thille Highlighted as Innovator
The Open Learning Initiative’s director, Candace Thille, was recently profiled by the Chronicle of Higher Education for their series 12 Tech Innovators Who Are Transforming Campuses: Treating Higher Ed’s ‘Cost Disease’ With Supersize Online Courses Oh my God, she’s trying ……
OLI. Carnegie Mellon University: Spring 2012 Webinars on Using OLI
Webinars on Using OLI In the month of January we will offer a couple of different webinars to help you make the most of OLI in your class, and each will be offered several times. We hope that you can ……
OLI. Carnegie Mellon University: OLI at Open Education 2011
The Open Learning Initiative (OLI) was proud to participate in this year’s annual Open Education conference in Park City, UT. From the conference website: The Open Education Conference has been described as the annual reunion of the open education family. ……
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