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Stories with subject: Distance learning
  • Students utilize AP exam prep courses developed by TBR 
    Updated: Oct-08-15 4:01 am

    NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Thousands of students are taking advantage of Advanced Placement exam prep courses developed by faculty from the Tennessee Board of Regents.

  • For 1st time, MIT's free online classes can lead to degree story has photos
    Updated: Oct-07-15 5:15 pm

    CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts - The Massachusetts Institute of Technology has offered free online courses for the last four years with one major downside: They didn't count toward a degree. That's about to change.

  • New online college draws 81 applicants in first 6 days 
    Updated: Sep-15-15 3:44 pm

    LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - The new online college offered by the University of Arkansas System received dozens of completed applications and inquires in its first six days of operation.

  • Views mixed as end of Vermont Interactive Technologies nears 
    Updated: Sep-14-15 7:21 pm

    MONTPELIER, Vermont - Vermont Interactive Technologies, the backbone of the state's distance-learning efforts, is set to close in December in a budget-cutting move, but the head of its largest user said Monday he's confident new technology will fill the void. Others remain doubtful.