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>

New OLC Global Cohort to Explore Advancements in Online Learning

By Rhea Kelly The Online Learning Consortium is calling for applications to participate in a new cohort that will work collaboratively to identify challenges and opportunities in online and blended learning. Read the full article here.... Read More>

Online Learning Consortium Launches New Global Cohort to Advance Online Learning

IELOL Global will select up to 50 participants from around the world to collaboratively explore specific opportunities and barriers to online educational change efforts.... Read More>