For almost two decades, people have been saying that eventually all or most education would be online  But no one meant it like this. That’s the trouble with predictions – even when they’re right, you have to read the fine print.  That’s also a crucial lesson for us as almost every classroom across the country, […]

Read more about The Promises, and Danger, of Investing in Educational Technology During a Crisis

Our fellow California colleges, and their students, are facing profoundly difficult challenges.  In what one university system official called “thoughtful and intentional anarchy,” thousands of professors are moving their classes online on short notice, doing the best they can in circumstances no one should have to face. They do this as administrators have to make […]

Read more about The Mission is Getting Harder, but We’re All Pulling Together

A recent Times Higher Education article asks the question as directly as we’ve ever seen it done: will university education be made redundant by new models of worker training? That’s a question that’s near and dear to our hearts – Calbright College is even cited in the article as one of the new approaches that […]

Read more about Media Reports Say Traditional College is “Redundant” - Are They Right?

There are a lot of barriers to getting into college.  There might be more barriers to staying there.   Calbright eliminates those barriers for working Californians by making our programs free, online, self-paced, and something you can take on your own schedule.  But we don’t stop there, because life doesn’t stop for your education.   We don’t […]

Read more about Supporting you outside the (virtual) classroom is just as important as supporting you in it.

Education is one of the top three issues that matter to voters in the Golden State – and keeping college affordable is one of their top priorities for education. That’s what a PACE/USC Rossier poll released this month said after surveying 2000 Californians who are registered to vote and collectively representative of the state’s “ethnic […]

Read more about College Affordability One of The Top Issues Californians Care About