Online Learning Update

August 20, 2011

Ensuring Online Learning Quality Requires Constant Vigilance

Filed under: Online Learning News — Ray Schroeder @ 12:01 am

By: Jennifer Garrett, Faculty Focus

Online programs are under a microscope. Some school faculty and administrators are concerned with maintaining academic quality, while others have already identified problems with quality and integrity. Negative media exposure has caused accreditors and other stakeholders to scrutinize online learning, and college and university administrators know that they need to respond. The eQuality program, used at the Open Campus of Florida State College at Jacksonville, provides a method for ensuring and demonstrating quality across online courses and degrees. It provides both an overall plan and a framework, and it also allows colleges and universities to address concerns or issues as they arise. The eQuality model is based on continuous process improvement.

Share on Facebook

No Comments »

No comments yet.

RSS feed for comments on this post. TrackBack URL

Leave a comment

Powered by WordPress