Thinking Thursday – Why Online Learning is Vital to Improving Education


MDC usage

Miami Dade College’s Virtual College Uses SmarterMeasure

Miami Dade College’s Virtual College offers optional student orientations available for students who take a Virtual College course for the first time or those who want to refresh their knowledge of the LMS and online learning. This no tuition, no fee, no credit course is promoted in the course offerings section of the Virtual College website, […]

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Case Study – Ashford University

Case Study of Ashford University and SmarterMeasure™ Ashford University was founded in 1918 as Mount St. Clare College in Clinton, Iowa. In 2005, Bridgepoint Education acquired the institution, at that time called The Franciscan University, and renamed it as Ashford University. Ashford University is defining the modern college experience by combining the heritage of a traditional […]

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SmarterMeasure – 2 Million Students Later

On January 10, 2013, Stacie Sutton from Clark College was the 2 Millionth student to take SmarterMeasure Learning Readiness Indicator.  She has been awarded a $200 scholarship to apply towards school tuition and fees.  I interviewed Stacie about her college journey and here’s what she had to say. SS: Why are you going to college? Stacie: I […]

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Learn Something New in 2013!

Welcoming a new is an exciting time! Considering past accomplishments can bring us great joy and hope for the future. Reflecting on missed opportunities can make us more aware of our surroundings and help us renew our commitment to make a difference in our corner of the world. In preparation for this blog post, I […]

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