OLI Community Webinar: November 11, 1:00 PM EST

It has been an eventful year for the Open Learning Initiative, with record enrollments, expanded technical affordances, and extensive course development to create new courses and improve existing materials. Next year is shaping up to be even more exciting.

At …

CC-OLI Pilot Evaluation

This Fall, I’ll be leading a pilot evaluation on the effectiveness of several OLI online courses in community colleges across the United States. Unlike the free online courses that institutions of higher education are rushing to produce right now, the …

Integrating User Experience Into Course Development

Integrating user experience (UX) into software development is something technology organizations face all of the time.  (More on how we do this at a later date). At OLI, we also integrate the practice into the development of our courses.  Although …

The Herb Simon Connection

If you’ve attended a presentation or seen a talk given by an OLI team member, you have no doubt seen this quote:

“Improvement in post secondary education will require converting teaching from a solo sport to a community based research