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Quality Indicators and Accreditation

December 2012. iNACOL and AdvancED are working together closely to ensure consistent language around quality online learning programs and accreditation standards. This webinar provides information about quality indicators and accreditation guidelines for online schools and programs. iNACOL, which released Measuring Quality from Inputs to Outcomes in October 2012, identified 5 outcomes-based measures for quality assurance purposes. In…


Measuring Quality from Inputs to Outcomes: Creating Student Learning Performance Metrics and Quality Assurance for Online Schools

October 2012. This report provides outcomes-based assurance frameworks, with associated course-level and school-level learning performance metrics, as well as implementation recommendations. Viewed from the perspectives of online schools, courses, and students, this report suggests principles for reform that will help provide outcomes-based quality assurance to better identify successful schools, address needs of the student populations they serve,…