Inside Higher Ed
August 13th, 2015
A line about the integrity of online learning in Hillary Clinton’s
higher education plan has experts on online education questioning the
candidate’s grasp of the market.
In a version of the plan distributed to the media this past weekend,
the campaign said, “We must restore integrity to online learning and
will not tolerate programs that fall short,” as though online education
has recently lost its way. The campaign reworded the sentence before
Monday’s announcement, however. The published version reads, “We must
bring integrity to online learning” -- as though it never had any in the
A spokesperson for the campaign did not respond to a request for comment on Wednesday.