The Direct Network


What the Increase in Distance Learning Means for Your School, and Your Brick-and-mortar Store

Posted by Dean Asher on Nov 16, 2016 12:25:26 PM

An interesting new statistic is reassuring news for private higher ed institutions that saw their "inevitable downfall" being forecast a few months ago: Distance learners are on the rise at institutions nationally, and it's proving to be a major revenue stream.

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How an Online Store Will Help You Serve Your Distance Learners

Posted by Dean Asher on Nov 3, 2015 5:00:00 AM

Your store is working out of one central location to serve students, who in today’s online learning environment may be located all over the world. While a local store is great for students on campus, an online option creates unmatched logistical advantages for maintaining distance learning programs.

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A Book's-Eye View of MBS

Posted by Dean Asher on Aug 12, 2014 11:00:00 PM

Every term your students receive textbooks packaged neatly from MBS Direct, but they probably don't stop to think about what all goes into getting those books to their home.

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Mizzou K-12 Online Partners with MBS Direct to Offer Online Courses

Posted by Joe Clarkin on Jul 22, 2014 2:24:14 PM

37620-v7Mizzou K-12 Online is a web-based educational system backed by the MU College of Education, a program consistently ranked among the top education colleges in the country. Although online courses have only been around since 2012, the Mizzou K-12 program has been around for nearly 100 years, and has long been committed to providing students with accessible and affordable quality education.

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