Educational Technology in Higher Education
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Educational Technology in Higher Education
A scoop it magazine focusing on educational technology in higher education.
Curated by Mark Smithers
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elearnspace › MOOCs are really a platform

elearnspace › MOOCs are really a platform | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it

We can officially declare massive open online courses (MOOCs) as the higher education buzzword for 2012. Between Coursera, edX and smaller open course offerings, nearly $100 million in funding has been directed toward MOOCs in that past 8 months. Newspapers from NYTimes to Globe and Mail to publications such as the Chronicle of Higher Education, TV programs such as NPR, radio programs such as CBC, and a few hundred thousand blog posts have contributed to the hype. In higher education, there is joyful abundance of opinions on the topic, ranging from breathless proclamations of their disruptive potential to general dismissal of any value. I’ve captured numerous articles here on diigo.

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Seeking Systemic Change: Higher Education in a Digital, Networked Age

Seeking Systemic Change: Higher Education in a Digital, Networked Age | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Campus Technology 2012 keynote George Siemens offers his perspectives on the challenges facing higher education and the corresponding changes to higher education practice.
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