Josh Fischman reports on the project and the June 2011 workshop Bryn Mawr College held to introduce it to partner institutions for the Chronicle of Higher Education in “Liberal-Arts Colleges Venture into Unlikely Territory: Online Courses,” 29 June 2011.
Next Generation Learning
Originally posted on April 7, 2011 in Bryn Mawr Now. Bryn Mawr College has received a $250,000 grant from Next Generation Learning Challenges to introduce open-source courseware modules into traditional science and math courses to improve course and college completion, announced Bryn Mawr Provost Kim Cassidy today. “There remains a misconception that online learning is [...]
Bryn Mawr College has been awarded a $250,000 grant from Next Generation Learning Challenges (NGLC), a new initiative focused on identifying and scaling technology-enabled approaches to dramatically improve college readiness and competition. Bryn Mawr was selected from a field of more than 600 pre-proposals and 50 finalists. Next Generation Learning Challenges (NGLC) is a multi-year, [...]