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Digital Badges for Professional Development (EDUCAUSE Review) | EDUCAUSE.edu

Digital Badges for Professional Development (EDUCAUSE Review) | EDUCAUSE.edu | AAEEBL -- MOOCs, Badges & ePortfolios | Scoop.it
EDUCAUSE Review Online (Trending: Digital Badges for Professional Development @drvdiaz #PD #badging http://t.co/QKPxxGUoVy)
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Massive Online Courses Are Terrible for Students and Professors

Massive Online Courses Are Terrible for Students and Professors | AAEEBL -- MOOCs, Badges & ePortfolios | Scoop.it
The word mooc sounds a bit like slang from Goodfellas or the affectionate shortening of the already-affectionate name of a former outfielder for the New York Mets.
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DeakinConnect has launched

DeakinConnect has launched | AAEEBL -- MOOCs, Badges & ePortfolios | Scoop.it
'DeakinConnect' is Deakin University’s first FREE 12-week massive open online course (MOOC).
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Bill Gates Discusses MOOCs at Microsoft Research's Faculty Summit - Wired Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Bill Gates Discusses MOOCs at Microsoft Research's Faculty Summit - Wired Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education | AAEEBL -- MOOCs, Badges & ePortfolios | Scoop.it
Bill Gates Discusses MOOCs at Microsoft Research's Faculty Summit http://t.co/jS0Pn7zWkK
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Open Badges - design basics

An overview of how to get started with badge design for your organisation (Design Basics open badges http://t.co/3cRtl9pHVh Now I want to dig deeper on this #eportfolio)...
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Coursera under fire in MOOCs licensing row - The Conversation

Coursera under fire in MOOCs licensing row The Conversation A prominent member of the open education movement, former Open University Vice-Chancellor Sir John Daniel, has criticised online education provider Coursera for not making its materials...
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ShareStream Improves Video Tool for Sakai CLE - T.H.E. Journal

ShareStream Improves Video Tool for Sakai CLE - T.H.E. Journal | AAEEBL -- MOOCs, Badges & ePortfolios | Scoop.it
ShareStream Improves Video Tool for Sakai CLE
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Clinton Project Promotes 'Open Badges' Online Credentials - New York Times

Clinton Project Promotes 'Open Badges' Online Credentials - New York Times | AAEEBL -- MOOCs, Badges & ePortfolios | Scoop.it
Clinton Project Promotes 'Open Badges' Online Credentials New York Times Working with Mozilla, the MacArthur Foundation and a consortium interested in virtual learning, former President Bill Clinton announced a project on Thursday to expand the use...
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Why c and x MOOCs are attracting different number of participants?

Why c and x MOOCs are attracting different number of participants? | AAEEBL -- MOOCs, Badges & ePortfolios | Scoop.it
Here is a post on FB on a discussion on the question: Why are xMOOCs attracting tens or hundred thousands of students? Thanks to Ana and Steve for their comments and conversation. Here are my refle...

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New partnership boosts e-learning in higher edu...

New partnership boosts e-learning in higher edu... | AAEEBL -- MOOCs, Badges & ePortfolios | Scoop.it
The African Virtual University and the International Council for Open and Distance Education, or ICDE – a global body for the open and distance education community – have launched an e-learning partnership aimed at providing cost-effective and...
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Half an Hour: Assessment in MOOCs | E-Learning-...

Half an Hour: Assessment in MOOCs | E-Learning-... | AAEEBL -- MOOCs, Badges & ePortfolios | Scoop.it
Half an Hour: Assessment in MOOCs on E-Learning-Inclusivo (Mashup) curated by juandoming (Half an Hour: Assessment in MOOCs http://t.co/BQcMZ2C8TS)
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Will MOOCs finally bring about McLuhan's vision of Classrooms without Walls? - The Conversation

Will MOOCs finally bring about McLuhan's vision of Classrooms without Walls?
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50 years ago, Marshall McLuhan the renound philosopher of communication theory wrote about the role of mass media (the press, radio and TV) in education.
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12 Reasons Why MOOCs Will Change the World | Social Learning Blog

12 Reasons Why MOOCs Will Change the World | Social Learning Blog | AAEEBL -- MOOCs, Badges & ePortfolios | Scoop.it
While not yet proven, a new learning trend that has caught my eye is MOOCs, which stands for “massively open online courses.” As many of you already know, (12 Reasons Why MOOCs Will Change the World http://t.co/Mb3HtI9cQs)...
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What are the assumptions behind MOOC, in particular peer assessment and grading?

What are the assumptions behind MOOC, in particular peer assessment and grading? | AAEEBL -- MOOCs, Badges & ePortfolios | Scoop.it
I read Jonathan Rees' post on the flaws of peer grading in MOOCs with interests. Jonathan says: Because of the size of the course I think I can safely assume that many of my fellow MOOC students in...
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Simple Badges Free PSD

Simple Badges Free PSD | AAEEBL -- MOOCs, Badges & ePortfolios | Scoop.it
I'm releasing today a simple badge free psd, all shapes are vector based so you can easily resize them as you please. The file is free for commercial use.
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Watch the Badge the UK Launch event | made by young people at Makewaves

Watch the Badge the UK Launch event | made by young people at Makewaves | AAEEBL -- MOOCs, Badges & ePortfolios | Scoop.it
Badge the UK launched on Thursday 4th July. Watch the highlights here including Lord Jim Knight
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MOOCs Are Finally Being Analyzed by Educators . . . What’s the Verdict?

MOOCs Are Finally Being Analyzed by Educators . . . What’s the Verdict? | AAEEBL -- MOOCs, Badges & ePortfolios | Scoop.it
Randy Riddle, a Duke technology consultant, explains how and why the university uses MOOCs.

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Kaplan Study: Gamification and Badging Succeed in the Online Classroom -- Campus Technology

Kaplan Study: Gamification and Badging Succeed in the Online Classroom -- Campus Technology | AAEEBL -- MOOCs, Badges & ePortfolios | Scoop.it
Kaplan University's School of Information Technology is expanding its gamification and badging efforts following positive results from a recently conducted pilot program.
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Much Ado About MOOCs | Boston Review

Much Ado About MOOCs | Boston Review | AAEEBL -- MOOCs, Badges & ePortfolios | Scoop.it
Good critical piece on MOOCs by @robreich in @BostonReview http://t.co/i6KvE1ue4g
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Massive: What Good is the M in MOOC? -- Campus Technology

Massive: What Good is the M in MOOC? -- Campus Technology | AAEEBL -- MOOCs, Badges & ePortfolios | Scoop.it
In the wake of the refusal of tiny liberal arts school Amherst College to join edX last week, it's time to ask who benefits from the massive nature of MOOCs. Campustechnology.com spoke with experts on both sides of the issue to find out.

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Why MOOCs Are Hindering and Not Helping Higher Ed

Why MOOCs Are Hindering and Not Helping Higher Ed | AAEEBL -- MOOCs, Badges & ePortfolios | Scoop.it
The Chronicles’ web-diagram Major players in the MOOC Universe published this week, though beautiful to look at, adds to the confusion about what MOOCs are and are not. This confusion is no doubt a...
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Coursera moves beyond universities and into K-12 with 12 new institutions and 28 free courses for teachers - The Next Web

RT @DrEscotet MOOCs moves beyond universities and into K-12 offering 28 free courses for teachers - #Education – http://t.co/vVdtvxhkkL
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CIS 471: Charlie Rose roundtable discussion on online education and MOOCs

CIS 471: Charlie Rose roundtable discussion on online education and MOOCs | AAEEBL -- MOOCs, Badges & ePortfolios | Scoop.it
RT @sumware: Online ed & MOOCs http://t.co/KsF4gAUdRr #edtech Anant Agarwal @edXOnline; Amy Gutmann @Penn; Joel Klein @tomfriedman @N…
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