Online learning programs often come under greater scrutiny than traditional schools. This section provides three topics that are critical for establishing a quality online learning program.
iNACOL National Quality Standards: iNACOL has established voluntary national quality standards for online courses, online teaching, and online programs. These standards provide valuable information for initial program design as well as ongoing program operation.…more info
Program Evaluation: Program evaluation allows you to understand your programs strengths and weaknesses and establish a culture of continuous program improvement. Considering the issues of program evaluation as you design your online learning program is helpful in making sure the implementation of your program results in accomplishing its intended purpose.…more info
Data Collection: A complete understanding of your data needs will allow you to design your data collection processes from the beginning. Having the timely and accurate data is critical for program evaluation, program reporting, and, program marketing.…more info