International Issues in Online Education


From Fall 2015 Technology in Education Data Base

Online Learning is Becoming More Popular
This article discusses how online learning is becoming increasingly popular in China because of its untraditional style of teaching.

ICT for Youth Engagement, A National Priority: Egypt’s Case
This slideshare presentation takes a look at ICT for education in Egypt, as well as other potential gains like lifelong learning.

European Distance and E-Learning Network
This website exists to share knowledge, improve understanding amongst professionals in distance and e-learning, and to promote policy and practice across the whole of Europe and beyond.

U.S. Online Course Provider Tries to Enter China Market
This article discusses how Coursera is working with universities in China to develop MOOCs in Mandarin.

Trends in Global Distance Learning
This report by Hanover Research presents information on current trends in global distance learning in higher education. It takes a look at the current global market for distance learning and examines case studies for global key players in the distance learning market.

The Global Challenge of Scaling Up Higher Education
This blog post addresses the challenges of making higher education available worldwide.

Open and Distance Learning for Basic Education in South Asia
This report identifies the potential that distance learning has to reach children in conflict, remote, and disaster areas.

Quality Assurance in Asian Distance Education: Diverse Approaches and Common Culture
This research article investigates the national quality assurance systems for distance learning in Asia at the college level.

Cultural Differences in Online Learning: International Students’ Perceptions
This research article addresses how cultural differences can affect learning experiences for distance learning students.