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Peter P. Smith to Lead WCET Executive Council
WCET is delighted to announce that Peter P. Smith, Founder and President, Open College at Kaplan University (OC@KU) assumed the position of chair of the WCET Executive Council at its 26th Annual Meeting in November. A long time contributor to the WCET community and well-versed leader in higher education, Smith will continue his tradition of leadership and mentorship in this role. Read more in the press release.
State Authorization Compliance Workshop
Are you charged with managing the state authorization of distance education at your institution? Are you relatively new to authorization and compliance issues? If so, then this workshop is for you! WCET is pleased to partner with Franklin University (Columbus, Ohio) to bring together experts in the field of state authorization to educate you on the intricacies of authorization. The two-day workshop will provide detailed, up-to-date information designed to help your institution manage the complexities of state authorizations. Join us March 2-3, 2015 in Atlanta.
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WCET Frontiers Blog
The Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education has a great history of statewide elearning innovation, see Kentucky Virtual Campus, Kentucky Virtual Library, Kentucky Virtual Adult Education, and Learn on Demand. In a partnership among its colleges, they are increasing the capacity to assist with adult degree completion. I was on ...