Sebastian Thrun dishes on Udacity's Silicon Valley style and how to make massive open online courses work for more than "the most motivated 1%." After weathering a round of negative publicity, Udacity CEO Sebastian Thrun believes vindication is at...
PBS Idea Channel smarty Mike Rugnetta attempts to deconstruct the definition of knowledge, and how the internet fits into our notion of it. (#Connectivism ?RT @MindShiftKQED: Is Google actually "Knowledge?
Back in the springtime of this year, I saw that Coursera was going to be offering a free six-week SDN MOOC taught by Dr. Nick Feamster, an Associate Professor at Georgia Tech's School of Computer Science.
As your brain ages, some of its pathways weaken from underuse. You might have a harder time recalling names, facts, addresses, or everyday details. To counteract these aging circuits, try learning new skills.
After a year of steady advances, the MOOC train hit some obstacles this summer. The problems started in California, where San Jose State's pioneering for-credit MOOC partnership with Udacity was put on hold after more ...
Every person is motivated differently. Great managers know this and adjust their leadership style based on motivations. In her book Focus, Heidi Grant Halvorson identifies two types of motivational focus that drive behaviors.
Hybrid Pedagogy is an academic and networked journal of learning, teaching, and technology that combines the strands of critical pedagogy and digital pedagogy to arrive at the best social and civil uses of technology and digital media in education.
Far from reaching its due-by date, academic library architecture is reflecting and predicting how we learn now and into the future (RT @GdnHigherEd: University #libraries are shaping the future of learning and research