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Yale researchers examine online accreditation

By Dennis Carter, Assistant Editor
September 29th, 2009

Yale Law School researchers will team up with a tuition-free online university to study how online higher education is perceived worldwide and document what it takes for internet-based institutions to achieve accreditation.


The law school's Information Society Project (ISP) announced Sept. 22 that it would partner with University of the People, which launched its first courses earlier this month (see "Scholars try tuition-free colleges"), in a project that seeks to learn how the web-based program might boost its validity among powerful world leaders.


"Online learning is a relatively new thing for lawmakers, so all countries don't know how to deal with

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  • Yale researchers examine online accreditation

    By Dennis Carter, Assistant Editor
    September 29th, 2009

    Yale Law School researchers will team up with a tuition-free online university to study how online higher education is perceived worldwide and document what it takes for internet-based institutions to achieve accreditation.


    The law school's Information Society Project (ISP) announced Sept. 22 that it would partner with University of the People, which launched its first courses earlier this month (see "Scholars try tuition-free colleges"), in a project that seeks to learn how the web-based program might boost its validity among powerful world leaders.


    "Online learning is a relatively new thing for lawmakers, so all countries don't know how to deal with

    ...

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