Simon Initiative’s LearnLab Summer School

The LearnLab Summer School is an intensive one-week course focused on creating technology-enhanced learning experiments and building intelligent tutoring systems. The summer school will provide you with a conceptual background and considerable hands-on experience in designing, setting up, and running … Read the rest

LearnLab Corporate Partners Meeting

LearnLab’s 7th annual LearnLab Corporate Partners Meeting will be held on Thursday, May 18 and Friday, May 19, 2017 at Carnegie Mellon University. This year’s theme is “Carnegie Mellon University’s Learning Engineering Ecosystem” with the underlying goal to accelerate technology … Read the rest

Welcome to our newly redesigned website!

Open for business

We at OLI would like to welcome you to our newly redesigned website.  We have taken great care to update and improve all of the information on this site and will continue to work aggressively on updating

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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 … Read the rest

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 … Read the rest

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, … Read the rest

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

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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

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