Important changes coming to our Eportfolio system

Several big changes have happened with Saylor Academy so far this year, including: moving our courses from WordPress to Moodle, moving our discussion forums from WordPress to Discourse, launching new and improved certificates, and (this is the controversial one!) dividing our courses into the fully-supported group on Learn site and the unsupported group at our Legacy site. He is … Read More …

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Partnering with Accredible to build interactive portfolio certificates

With Accredible, we have just announced our work to build the next generation of course certificates. As Accredible says on their post, Accredible’s certificates go beyond the standard PDF certificate, showing what a student has learned by embedding evidence and insights into a clear format optimized for glancability. A soft launch, which will include 93 or our … Read More …

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ECON101 on iTunes U

It’s a whole new week, and that means a whole new iTunes U course! This week, we delve once more into the dismal science with ECON101: Principles of Microeconomics. ECON102 (Macroeconomics) is already available on iTunes U, which brings us up to a full introductory year of Econ available entirely on your iOS device! You … Read More …

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PSYCH101 on iTunes U

For those of you rocking iOS devices (we hear there are a few of you), we’re pleased to announce that Psychology 101 is now live on our iTunes U channel! PSYCH101: Introduction to Psychology, one of our peer-reviewed courses, joins 21 other Saylor.org courses on the iTunes U platform. Take a look around, and let … Read More …

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