Multi-State Reciprocity in Postsecondary Approval and Regulation

In September, 2010 higher education officers of sixteen states, and observers from several national organizations and the not-for-profit and for-profit sectors of higher education, met to comment on the Presidents’ Forum task force report Aligning State Approval and Regional Accreditation for Online Postsecondary...  [Read More]

State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA) Progress Report

With support from the Lumina Foundation for Education, the Forum initiated theMulti-State Reciprocity in Postsecondary Approval and Regulation project to create a common template for the substance and processes of state approval, and, with the assistance of the Council for State Governments (CSG), to draft and...  [Read More]

Scanning the Horizons for Distance Learning: Extending Access to Knowledge, Employment and Prosperity (10th Anniv. Mtg)

On October 8, 2013 the Presidents’ Forum and United States Distance Learning Association (USDLA) hosted “Scanning the Horizons for Distance Learning: Extending Access to Knowledge, Employment and Prosperity”. This event marked the 10th anniversary of the Presidents’ Forum annual meetings. [embed-mp3 href=”http://www.excelsior.edu/static/presidents/2013/2013-10-08-excelsior-college-presidents-forum-high.mp3″]...  [Read More]