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May 5, 2017

OLC Today Newsletter: May 2, 2017

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May 2, 2017 | Volume 16 | Issue 6

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2017 Annual Survey Released

With a new name, the Digital Learning Compass report presents familiar data and insights based on NCES data including:

● Overall pattern of distance education students by type of institution,
Examination of year-to-year changes and multi-year enrollment trends,
● Distribution of graduate vs. undergraduate distance enrollments, compared to on ground enrollments, and
● Patterns of enrollment by location of distance students.

Download the full report to learn more.

Digital Academic Revolution Mentorship Competency: Part Six

In this last segment in the series, co-authors Martin Mehl & Luann Fose discuss Capturing, Coaching & Creating the Learner of the 21st Century.


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2017 Digital Learning Innovation Award
Call for Submissions now open!

The 2017 Digital Learning Innovation Award call for submissions is open to accredited U.S.-based applicants in two categories:

● Institutional Award – $100,000 (up to three awarded)
● Faculty-led Team Award – $10,000 (up to 10 awarded)

The submission portal is open until June 30, 2017. Learn more in aninformational webinar.

Join the next #DLNchat
May 9, 2017 | 1pm PT/3pm CT/4pm ET

You’re invited to our next #DLNchat, our topic: Digital learning & student success: How can we remove the silos between these change initiatives on campus? Join the conversation as OLC collaborates with EdSurge, EDUCAUSE, Tyton Partners, and WCET in this online discussion on the Future of Digital Learning.

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The New Frontier of Immersive Learning
Summer Webinar Series
Starts June 7

Join OLC for this webinar series as we explore the rapidly evolving field of virtual, augmented and mixed realities within the context of online, blended and digital learning. Designed to further your knowledge and provide you an understanding of emerging best practices, each webinar will feature a panel of experts on the given topic.

Scaling Digital & Open Educational Resources (OER)
May 17, 2017 | 12:00pm ET

This webinar will focus in on best practices for managing the complexities of digital materials and OER so that the digital and OER footprint within an institution can effectively grow.

Webinar sponsored by:


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