Why educational technologies haven't transformed the college experience

by Benjamin Freed

Justin Reich, an MIT professor and author of "Failure to Disrupt," explains why the sweeping changes promised by "charismatic technologists" haven't materialized as advertised.

edX adds new Professional Certificate program for career advancement

by Corinne Lestch

The Professional Certificate program is a series of courses offered by top universities and companies to help people enhance their skills in fields like virtual reality.

Harvard taps its medical school to offer expanded online program

by Corinne Lestch

Harvard's introduction of HMX Fundamentals offers access to non-university students who want to increase their medical and health care knowledge.

MOOC provider edX expands MicroMasters graduate-level offerings

by Wyatt Kash

The massive open online course provider adds Boston University, University of Pennsylvania, University of California San Diego and others to masters lineup.

edX launches new MicroMasters program for graduate-level education

by Corinne Lestch

The massive open online course platform, founded by Harvard and MIT, is offering an accessible path to a master's degree.

Sharks make debut on Cornell online course

by Corinne Lestch

Sharks will be the focus of a new Cornell University massive open online course during the Discovery Channel's week devoted to the feared fish.