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Past · June 24, 2014

Online Learning in Public Higher Education

The James Irvine Foundation Briefing Series

June 24, 2014 · 8:00 pm

CSAC Conference Center
1020 11th Street, second floor
Sacramento, CA

About the Program

What are the current realities and future prospects for online learning in California’s higher education system? PPIC Bren fellow Hans Johnson will discuss new findings on online learning in California’s community colleges. Next, a panel of experts from the state’s three public higher education segments will explore a wide range of related issues, from access to student outcomes to funding.

This research is supported with funding from the Donald Bren Foundation.


11:45 a.m. Registration begins

12:05 p.m. Welcome
David Lesher, director of government affairs, PPIC

12:10 p.m. Presentation
Hans Johnson, Bren fellow, PPIC

12:20 p.m. Panel Discussion
Moderator: David Lesher, director of government affairs, PPIC

Arnold Bloom, professor, University of California, Davis

Joseph Moreau, executive sponsor, Online Education Initiative and vice chancellor of technology, Foothill-De Anza Community College District

Ashley Skylar, quality assurance manager, Academic Technology Services, California State University

1:00 p.m. Audience Q&A

1:30 p.m. Adjourn


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