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The Open Learning Initiative offers online courses to anyone who wants to learn or teach. Our aim is to combine open, high-quality courses, continuous feedback, and research to improve learning and transform higher education.Learn More

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It is also important, as OLI is the prime example and icon for doing, is data gathering. We need data to show what’s working and what isn’t working so we can have continuous improvement with these strategies. Dr. William E. “Brit” Kirwan, Chancellor, University System of Maryland, OLI event hosted by CMU in Washington D.C. Learn more


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