$2 billion that could change online education
In a ‘historic step forward for open education,’ community colleges can apply for federal grants to create a library of web-based learning materials
By Dennis Carter, Assistant EditorRead more by Denny Carter
It wasn’t the $12 billion in community college funding that officials hoped for in 2010, but a $2 billion federal grant program unveiled in January could encourage two-year schools to develop open education material that would be freely available online. Read more with registration.