The Art Story Foundation Builds Saylor.org’s ARTH208

Have you heard? Saylor.org is now hosting a complete, college-level Modern Art course – built entirely through a partnership with the Art Story Foundation! When the Saylor Foundation’s consulting professors set out to build ARTH208: Modern Art, they stumbled upon the Art Story Foundation’s website, which hosts thousands of educational materials focused solely on Modern […]

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ICYMI: The Saylor Foundation is now on iTunes U!

Earlier this year, we were thrilled when Apple made three major announcements that indicated the corporation’s interest in education. Of those three announcements, we’ve been watching the progress of iTunes U very closely – and today we are pleased to announce the launch of the Saylor Foundation on iTunes U! “Saylor’s free, complete and intuitively-structured courses […]

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On the Web: Making College Completion Easier and Cheaper

“College Completion: Still a Big Deal, So Let’s Make It Easier and Cheaper” by Tom Vander Ark was originally published on Getting Smart on 10 May 2012. The return on investment from American colleges is dropping—a combination of insane cost inflation and a crummy job market.   To be fair, many colleges are giving kids what they […]

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Course Design Workshop: Developing and Testing for Learning Outcomes

Head’s up, course designers: we’re holding a free webinar next month just for you! Details are below: Description: The Saylor Foundation is pleased to announce the second installment of its course design workshop series: Articulating and Aligning Learning Outcomes.  In this workshop, you will hear from Ellen Bremen, Emily Wood, Andy Williams, and Stephanie Delaney, […]

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