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Dec 19, 2017, 13:47 ET Faculty Survey Finds Awareness Of Open Educational Resources Improving

Awareness of open educational resources (OER) among U.S. higher education teaching faculty continues to improve, but still remains less than a...


Jul 26, 2016, 08:47 ET Faculty Survey Finds Awareness of Open Educational Resources Low but Improving

Awareness of open educational resources (OER) among U.S. higher education teaching faculty has improved, but still remains less than a majority,...


Feb 05, 2015, 00:01 ET Babson Study: Distance Education Enrollment Growth Continues, But at Slowest Rate Ever

 The 2014 Survey of Online Learning conducted by the Babson Survey Research Group and co-sponsored by the Online Learning Consortium (OLC),...


Oct 29, 2014, 00:01 ET Faculty Survey Finds Awareness of Open Educational Resources Low

Teaching faculty at institutions of higher education remain largely unaware of open educational resources (OER), but the potential exists for much...


Jan 15, 2014, 09:44 ET Babson Study: Over 7.1 Million Higher Ed Students Learning Online

Online enrollment growth, while still substantial, is slowing.  The 2013 Survey of Online Learning conducted by the Babson Survey Research...


Jan 08, 2013, 10:11 ET Babson Research Study: More Than 6.7 Million Students Learning Online

Babson research finds most institutions remain undecided about massive open online courses The 2012 Survey of Online Learning conducted by the...


Apr 25, 2012, 12:34 ET Global Healthy Living Foundation Launches New Study of Open Education Resources

Project supported by a grant from The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation The Global Healthy Living Foundation (GHLF.org) has received a...


Nov 09, 2011, 08:00 ET New Study: Over 6 Million Students Learning Online

The 2011 Survey of Online Learning reveals that the number of students taking at least one online course has now surpassed 6 million.  Now...