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Pioneering College for Adults
Struggles in Middle Age

Excelsior College, founded to help adults complete degrees online, staggers after curtailing its biggest program over quality concerns. Administrators say "repositioning" is working, but a more competitive market awaits.

Repositioning a Prominent Distance Education Center

After four decades as a freestanding entity with budget autonomy, a center for distance education programs and research will be absorbed by its university's social sciences and humanities department. Some faculty members are unhappy.

How to Break Into Instructional Design

Tips, links, resources and words of wisdom for early-career instructional designers.

Digital Learning in 'Inside Higher Ed' This Week

Among the topics: a company works with universities on boot camps; an innovative university plans to close; new job for a Gates Foundation official.

A Blended Solution to Serving Indigenous Students

Residents of First Nations communities can earn a master's degree in school psychology thanks to a blended program that accounts for their needs.

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