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November 2020

Life Sciences updates and a new Community

2020-11-19T16:48:25-05:00November 19th, 2020|All posts, New tools and features|

Life Sciences courses are being updated, and OLI is introducing a new Life Sciences Community OLI is targeting our Life Sciences courses for some highly anticipated improvements. Work is being done in Anatomy & Physiology, Introduction to Biology, and Modern Biology. We're also excited to announce a new Life Sciences OLI Community

June 2019

OLI and Lumen make teaching courses even easier

2020-06-05T10:53:17-04:00June 27th, 2019|All posts, CMU news, New tools and features|

OLI and Lumen make teaching courses even easier by improving delivery and support CMU's Open Learning Initiative has partnered with evidence-based courseware provider Lumen Learning to deliver a smoother experience to OLI instructors. Beginning with General Chemistry and Anatomy & Physiology, Lumen will help instructors make

May 2019

OpenSimon Toolkit to make every classroom a learning laboratory

2019-05-16T15:37:50-04:00May 7th, 2019|All posts, Events, New tools and features|

OpenSimon Toolkit to make every classroom a learning laboratory Carnegie Mellon University has launched OpenSimon — a learning engineering community that will catalyze a revolution in learning and teaching for the world’s educational institutions. Central to this effort is the release of the OpenSimon Toolkit. This suite of

February 2019

OLI’s latest authoring features: citations, surveys, hotspots and more

2019-03-04T16:47:28-05:00February 27th, 2019|All posts, New tools and features|

OLI's authoring tool, Echo, received several new features in February. Survey / My Response Hotspot activities Citations / bibliography "My Response" assessments have always been a traditional option for adding metacognitive, reflective questions in an OLI course. Echo now

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OLI Website:
New look and
New student registration process

OLI’s website has undergone a refresh, and so has the student registration process. Watch the video to see how easily students can register with a Course Key.