What We Have Learned about eLearning: An Overview Thirteen years ago, the Instructional Technology Council’s (ITC) board of directors created this survey instrument so as to produce data of use to eLearning practitioners. The survey targeted the ITC membership of predominantly two-year institutions. After all, from the inception of online learning, the community college movement embraced the value of online education to the fullest.
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The ITC constantly monitors distance learning-related activity in Washington DC. During the eight years of the Obama Administration – beginning with the passage of the Higher Education Opportunities Act (HEOA-2008), online programs dealt with an increasing number of regulations as well as collateral actions from Federal courts.
In the last few months, our members have reported receiving mailings that intimate that to be compliant with Federal requirements, a Distance Learning program must use a technology solution to authenticate students. Not every vendor is doing this, but I have also received the postcard that sets an ominous tone.