The mission of the Center for Learning and Teaching is twofold: to support, promote, and enhance teaching, learning, and research; and to foster innovation.
Monash University in Australia created a blended learning environment where students role-play in a virtual world to practice speaking Chinese. Students are present either in the classroom or online; the physical classroom, however, has a live presence in the virtual world.
The Chronicle of Higher Education
Right now, the only enrollment momentum in higher education is occurring online; it's growing while overall enrollment is falling. And state leaders who ignore this trend will forgo a moment to have an impact.