Apollo Education Group, home to the embattled University of Phoenix, was recently sold to a group of private investors for $1.1B. Given the image problems online schools like University of Phoenix are suffering, the move could indicate some positive changes are afoot.
AT&T is revamping its corporate learning strategy. The company plans to retrain its 280,000 employees to ensure they can code and make data-driven decisions on the fly. That means 5-10 of online learning per week, or Chairman/CEO Randall L. Stephenson said they risk becoming obsolete.