Introduction In 2012, I asked a friend of mine, Mike Thomas, about his opinion and obstacles he saw for online learning at LaGrange College. While I won’t quote his email verbatim, here is the thrust of his message. An online
Learning House and Aslanian Market Research published the Online College Students 2015 report. This information is wonderfully useful as we examine opportunities for online instruction.
The firewall that we use required the SonicWall NetExtender. However, none of the conventional tools to Fedora Linux worked with this (as far as the internet could tell me). Good URL to help with that: http://askubuntu.com/questions/246332/how-to-get-netextender-vpn-working-in-ubuntu-12-10-x64. That URL gives descriptions
A great report to read is found at http://www.learninghouse.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/2014-Online-College-Students-Final.pdf. In a similar note, the article Who Succeeds in Online Education, is also a great read. Both are direct discussions with or in correlation to his firm, The Learning House. Enjoy, JME