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Managing Learning Technology: How To Build MOOC's that Fail

Managing Learning Technology: How To Build MOOC's that Fail | Business and Economics: E-Learning and Blended Learning | Scoop.it

Having started a half dozen MOOC's in the recent months, I have found most of them tend to share a common trait. Many MOOC's currently represent a sort of parody of higher education's worst practices, its most spectacular delusions about itself.


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Online Learning: More Than Just a MOOC

Online Learning: More Than Just a MOOC | Business and Economics: E-Learning and Blended Learning | Scoop.it

As a life-long learner, I have appreciated engaging and interacting with a wide variety of educators in a few Massively Open Online Courses (MOOCs). The concept of a MOOC is has been around for a while. In previous blog posts, I have shared the definition of a MOOC and my participation and experience. I have appreciated learning from the #eci831 and #CCK09 MOOC facilitators, such as Alec Couros, George Siemens & Stephen Downes.


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Conventional' online universities consider strategic response to MOOCs

Conventional' online universities consider strategic response to MOOCs | Business and Economics: E-Learning and Blended Learning | Scoop.it

Online education not only gave nontraditional students a chance to enroll in collegiate programs from afar; it has also given universities that historically have not enjoyed the prestige of the Ivies a chance to build a reputation on fresh territory and build reliable revenue streams.

 


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