IBL News provides breaking news and insights about online courses & programs at scale, learning platforms, ed technology, and innovative initiatives. We release relevant information for innovators and entrepreneurs in online education. (IBL stands for innovation-based learning).
Our mission is to accurately report and inspire new forms of digital education.
We don’t have any affiliate partnerships, aren’t compensated by course providers or consortiums, nor do we get a share of revenue from any purchase of classes or programs. In gathering, reporting and interpreting information, we abide by the ethical standards of free journalism.
“Online Education & Innovation: Insights + Breaking News” is our motto.
As a news agency, IBL News distributes its news stories under a Creative Commons license and operates as an educational non-profit initiative.
The IBL News service was founded by media & tech entrepreneur, educator, best-selling author and award-winning journalist Mikel Amigot in 1998 in Madrid, Spain, as a media outlet to report on the digital revolution. The Spanish edition has been functioning daily without interruption since February 1998.
The IBL News U.S. Edition, headquartered in New York City, was created in 2014 to report on educational stories and insights.
This news service is managed by Eduardo Corrales, Zoe Mackay, John G. Paul, Henry Kronk, Mari Carmen Voces, Freddy Alarcon, Javier Ordonez, and Mikel Amigot. Additionally, an extensive network of well-experienced freelance journalists collaborates with IBL News. David Calzada is the Chief Technology Officer.
TV production studio services, including video courses and documentaries, and advertising are our revenue services.
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