The Online Learning Consortium Establishes OLC Press, Releases First Title for Online Academic Leaders

Official Publishing Imprint To Offer Titles On Leading-Edge Topics In Online, Blended, and Digital Learning Boston, MA - The Online Learning Consortium, the leading professional organization devoted to advancing quality online learning, has established the OLC Press as its official book publishing imprint, offering titles on leading-edge topics in online, blended,... Read More>

New Playbook Supports Online Adjunct Faculty and Their Institutions in Implementing Adaptive Courseware

“Throughout students' paths through higher education, faculty often have the most direct influence on students,” said playbook contributing author Abby McGuire, Ed.D., Director of Research, Online Learning Consortium. “Therefore, ensuring faculty needs are met with regard to onboarding, training, and development is essential.” ... Read More>

OLC and SUNY Online Update Course Quality Rubric Based on New Federal Requirements for Distance Education

This OSCQR 4.0 scorecard is the first online course quality rubric to account for recent U.S. Department of Education (DoE) regular and substantive interaction (RSI) regulatory requirements for online and distance education.... Read More>

Online Learning Consortium Announces 2022 OLC Innovate Award Winners

The Online Learning Consortium (OLC), a collaborative community of higher education leaders and innovators, announces the 2022 OLC Innovate award recipients, honoring accomplished institutions and educators working in the field of online learning.... Read More>

The Online Learning Consortium Appoints Four New Board Officers and Four New Board Members

Education leaders to take new positions in January 2022 BOSTON – The Online Learning Consortium (OLC), a nonprofit dedicated to advancing quality digital teaching and learning experiences, today announced the appointment of four new officers and four new members to its Board of Directors. Beginning in January 2022, Board Officers will serve... Read More>

Thousands of Innovators and Educators to Shape the Future of Online Learning at OLC Innovate 2022

Global leaders to convene virtually March 28 - April 1, 2022 and onsite in Dallas, Texas April 11 - 14, 2022... Read More>

The Online Learning Consortium and Instructure Announce Partnership to Reimagine Equitable and Inclusive Digital Learning Environments

Multi-year partnership to include the shared dissemination of research, training and effective practices for building equitable and impactful online learning communities.... Read More>

Survey Shows STEM Faculty Remain Optimistic Despite Multiple Barriers to Online Teaching

The survey found that 73% of respondents converted from face-to-face to remote learning for the Fall 2020 term, yet more than a third had no prior online experience.... Read More>

Online Learning Consortium Announces Induction of Dr. Cristi Ford to the 2021 Class of OLC Fellows

Dr. Ford joins nearly 60 OLC Fellows recognized for exceptional contributions to online education since 2010... Read More>

Online Learning Consortium Announces 2021 OLC Accelerate Award Winners

Leaders recognized for shaping the future of online, digital and blended learning... Read More>