The Learning Resources Network (LERN) is a leading association in online teaching, programming and faculty development serving around 1,000 colleges and universities every year.
LERN also sponsors the Certified Online Instructor (COI) designation, the leading designation in the field for faculty in higher education. And LERN sponsors the Certified Program Planner (CPP) designation, the leading programming designation in higher education. More than 3,000 professionals have received a certified designation from LERN.
More than 600 institutions of higher education are members of LERN. Educators serve on the LERN Board of Directors and in its leadership councils, creating leadership standards for the field for the 21st century.
Services include consulting, conferences, magazines, technical assistance, seminars and online events. More than 8,000 faculty in higher education have taken an online course sponsored by LERN.