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Recession Reality in Higher Ed
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Continuing Ed Online Update Blog
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Blog Awards 

EdTech's Must-Read Higher Ed IT Blogs

UIS Online Awards

2008 Society for New Communications Research Award

Online Reputation Management

2008 Sloan-C Award for UIS

Ralph E. Gomory Award for Quality Online Learning

2007 Sloan-C Award for UIS

Excellence in Institution-Wide Online Teaching and Learning

2002 Sloan-C Award

2010 Mayadas Award

UIS Online and Blended Class Enrollments
online and blended course enrollments by term

(thanks to Bill Bloemer and Michele Gribbins for data/graphic)

Academic year Fall 2013 and Spring/Summer 2014

Credit hours taken in online (48,412) and blended (6,278) classes total 54,690 or half (50.6%) of all credit hours taken at UIS

Spring 2014 Semester

·         Students with online majors made up 32.5% of UIS headcount (1,620)

·         65.7% of UIS students took at least one course online 

·         38.6% of UIS students were registered only in online courses 

Recent Presentations

View from 30 years ago ~ the Coming Information Age:
SSU Faculty Commencement Address 1984 (12 minute video)

[ alternative download site .mov ]

Ray Schroeder is Professor Emeritus, Associate Vice Chancellor for Online Learning  at the University of Illinois Springfield and Director of the Center for Online Leadership at the University Continuing and Professional Education Association (UPCEA).  Each year, Schroeder publishes and presents nationally in online and technology-enhanced learning.  Ray publishes five daily blogs on various aspects of news, research, and trends in technology-enhanced learning in higher education.  He is recipient of the 2002 Sloan-C award for the “Most Outstanding Achievement in ALN by an Individual,” University of Southern Maine “Visiting Scholar in Online Learning” 2006-2009 and inaugural 2010 recipient of the Sloan Consortium's highest Individual award - the A. Frank Mayadas Leadership Award. Ray received the 2011 University of Illinois Distinguished Service Award.  He is an inaugural Sloan Consortium Fellow and the 2012 Innovation Fellow for Digital Learning by the UPCEA. 

A few places I've been and sights I've seen 2007-2012  

Professional Continuing & Online Ed Blog

Ray Schroeder's Daily Blogs