Tag Archives: American Accounting Association

Boards Hear How Credit Is Assigned

State Board Report December 2014 Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) are being studied by the American Council on Education to examine their academic potential. The ACE has recommended five Coursera courses for college credit – but none are business courses yet, Dr. Christine A. Botosan, president of the American Accounting Association, told the NASBA Annual…

AAA’s Pincus Foretells MOOCs

State Board Report November 2013 Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) are coming into accounting education, Professor Karen V. Pincus, Immediate Past President of the American Accounting Association, explained to the NASBA Annual Meeting. For the first time in September 2013 people could sign up to take “An Introduction to Financial Accounting,” presented by a University…

Barth Says AAA Aims to be Thought Leaders

State Board Report November 2012 Educators are constantly trying to stay current with what is on the horizon, Mary E. Barth, president-elect of the American Accounting Association, told the NASBA Annual Meeting. To accomplish that the AAA is setting up task forces to consider what educators should be working on in teaching, research and service.…