OLI presents at the SIGCSE Technical Symposium

With an eye on improving the broad interoperability of CS education tools, the Open Learning Initiative engineering team contributed to this year’s SPLICE workshop in Baltimore, an offshoot project of the Special Interest Group of Computer Science Education (SIGCSE) annual …

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 …

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 …

OLI Anatomy & Physiology Faculty Webinar

If you are teaching with the OLI Anatomy & Physiology course this semester, or are interested in doing so, please  join us for a webinar to take place on Wednesday, February 20th at 3:00 pm.…

OLI at Open Education 2012

Bill Jerome and Norman Bier presented at this year’s Open Education conference in Vancouver, BC on October 17. The presentation, Learning Data Visualization, covers some history of data collection at OLI, current tools that use this data to support instructors …

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

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 …

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 …

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 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 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