Santa Ana, CA (PRWEB) August 12, 2004
MaxKnowledge announced today that it has initiated the development of a comprehensive set of online training courses to enhance the quality and profitability of e-learning programs at Career Colleges. David Grebow, an internationally known e-learning expert, has been appointed to the position of Director of eLearning to lead this initiative.
The courses will cover the effective development and delivery, as well as the profitable management, of career-focused online programs. This includes topics ranging from successfully competing for online students to maintaining contact after students complete their online programs.
ÂOur offerings for online operations will match the power, richness and diversity of our offerings for on-ground operations,Â said Dr. Amir Moghadam, Executive Director of MaxKnowledge. ÂIn addition to effective online teaching strategies, we will cover successful online student recruitment, retention and placement strategies for Career Colleges.Â
ÂCareer Colleges have become the primary educational choice for career-focused students, especially for workers whose jobs have been off-shored, outsourced or downsized. Career Colleges are also the first choice for most workers looking to change careers. The key delivery platform for these students is online programs, with all their variety, flexibility and easy access to instructors and other students,Â said David Grebow. ÂOnline programs have already become a critical part of the learning experience at many Career Colleges. MaxKnowledge is uniquely positioned to enhance that experience by offering training in how to provide their students with the highest quality online education,Â added David Grebow. ÂWe will be recruiting a team of expert faculty with specific experience in the various aspects of the online world to offer the best training available.Â
ÂWe are very fortunate to have David Grebow as the leader for this initiative,Â added Dr. Moghadam. ÂDavid has a degree in Communications and Education from the University of Boston, with an emphasis on Adult Education and Instructional Technology. He is a well-known author and speaker in the area of online education and training. DavidÂs extensive background in the e-learning business include: Director of Online Performance Support for Digital Equipment Corporation, Director of Online Education for PeopleSoft, Co-Founder and Director of IBMÂs Institute for Advanced Learning, Co-Director of IBMÂs MindSpan Solutions, and Chief Learning Officer of Comcourse, an e-learning service company providing turnkey online certificate and degree programs specifically geared for Career Colleges.Â
About MaxKnowledge, Inc.
In partnership with the Career College Association (CCA), MaxKnowledge offers online training and continuing education courses for career college personnel. MaxKnowledge also offers turnkey online program development and management solutions for career colleges - worldwide. For more information, visit: http://www.maxknowledge.com
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