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Coursera founder Andrew Ng tackles Sebastian Thrun's online education critique, looks to corporate MOOC market - Silicon Valley Business Journal

Coursera founder Andrew Ng tackles Sebastian Thrun's online education critique, looks to corporate MOOC market - Silicon Valley Business Journal | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Coursera founder Andrew Ng says Udacity founder Sebastian Thrun's online education critique isn't quite right. Ng is looks to the corporate MOOC market for revenue and perhaps profits.
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Why University Learning Management Systems are the temporary classrooms of today

Why University Learning Management Systems are the temporary classrooms of today | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
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Content, it’s us

Content, it’s us | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
I’m starting to believe, more and more, that given THE INTERNETS, content should be something that gets created BY a course not BEFORE it. Dave Cormier,  ‘Content is a print concept’, J…
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Some Lessons Learned Supporting OER Adoption

Some Lessons Learned Supporting OER Adoption | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
The tl;dr: Supporting effective OER adoption at scale has its problems. Many of these problems have openly licensed solutions. Sometimes it makes sense to
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Online Program Management: A view of the market landscape -

Online Program Management: A view of the market landscape - | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
By Phil HillMore Posts (410) One of the fastest-growing market segments in ed tech, and one of the least-understood, is that of Online Program Management (OPM). It doesn’t help that the terms OPM, Online Enablers, Online Service Providers are used … Continue reading →
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Beyond the Institution: Networked Professionals & Digital Engagement …

Keynote for CAPAL at Congress 2016. Explores stepping beyond the boundaries of institutional education and roles, conceptualizing networked practice in light o…
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The Rough Beasts of Ed-Tech

The Rough Beasts of Ed-Tech | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
This keynote was delivered today at the Irish Learning Technology Association's annual conference, EdTech2016, in Dublin. The full slidedeck is available here.
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Digital Learning Team

Digital Learning Team | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
The work and thoughts of the Digital Learning team in the College of Design and Social Context at RMIT University
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Exploring the making of a MOOC

Exploring the making of a MOOC | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
RMIT recently launched a new Massive Open Online Courses (MOOC) partnership (as my colleague Howard previously wrote about on this blog). Academic staff within DSC are now developing two MOOCs for …
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elearning at eCampus ULg's curator insight, May 23, 3:32 AM
Interesting to get comments and thought directly in the process
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We Have Personalization Backwards

We Have Personalization Backwards | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
I drive my oldest daughter to high school everyday. She goes to a magnet STEM school in the district that's on the campus where I work. I've been brainwashing her into liking indie rock one car ride at a time using carefully planned mix CDs. Last week she tells me I need to get more Magnetic…
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You just might be a Learning Experience Architect

You just might be a Learning Experience Architect | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
DM from Keith: Hey I’m looking for some input. Got a minute? I’ve been asked to take on a role that combines staff capability building in edtech with “exploring innovation”,…
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Miloš Bajčetić's curator insight, April 14, 7:09 AM
Marc Hassenzahl: ““Experience is not about good industrial design, multi-touch, or fancy interfaces. It is about transcending the material. It is about creating an experience through a device.”
Joan Sutherland's curator insight, April 20, 6:16 PM

Interesting thoughts on Learning Experience Architect. As technology in education continues to evolve so do the opportunities to create new and innovative roles in 

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Possible futures for innovation and technology in Higher Education

Possible futures for innovation and technology in Higher Education | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Kate Bowles wrote an interesting post about how she responded to students’ enthusiasm to use Slack and how it worked out well for her and a group of students in thinking about critical narrative pr…
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elearning at eCampus ULg's curator insight, June 15, 1:20 AM
A nice insight on the use of Slack between a teacher and her students
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As the Maker Movement Turns 45, Gary Stager Pays Tribute to M.I.T. Computing Pioneer Cynthia Solomon (EdSurge News)

As the Maker Movement Turns 45, Gary Stager Pays Tribute to M.I.T. Computing Pioneer Cynthia Solomon (EdSurge News) | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
As the Maker Movement Turns 45, Gary Stager Pays Tribute to M.I.T. Computing Pioneer Cynthia Solomon
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Reflecting upon the concept of Innovation

Reflecting upon the concept of Innovation | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
For the last couple of years, under the leadership of Howard Errey, the DSC Digital Learning Team has been running the Innovation Incubator.  The Innovation Incubator has been conceived as a space …
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Great sites for Creative Commons images

Great sites for Creative Commons images | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Following on from my previous post, here is a list of my favourite resource sites. These are excellent options when looking for and using creative commons images.
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Appropriate use of MOOCs

Appropriate use of MOOCs | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
One of the unfortunate downsides of all the MOOC hype is that it pushed people into opposing camps – you either buy into it all or reject them absolutely. And of course, MOOCs are not going t…
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Noa Curzon's curator insight, June 22, 8:00 AM

MOOC is the future, חשוב מאד להכין את התלמידים לעולם העתידי

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My Open Textbook: Pedagogy and Practice

My Open Textbook: Pedagogy and Practice | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
I’ve spent some time talking about open pedagogy at several universities this Spring, and in each of those presentations and workshops, I have usually mentioned The Open Anthology of Earlier …
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When is a learning designer a project manager?

When is a learning designer a project manager? | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
When is a learning designer a project manager? It is a question I have considered my entire career (well the part of it spent working in e-learning), and I am revisiting it now as I’m looking…
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elearning at eCampus ULg's curator insight, May 23, 3:33 AM
Instructional designer, learning designer, project manager, juggling with so many aspects and yet struggling to define who we are and what we do
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We Have Personalization Backwards -

We Have Personalization Backwards - | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
By Mike CaulfieldMore Posts (6) [Note – an earlier version of the first half of this post was first published at Mike’s Hapgood site. We asked him to make some alterations for the e-Literate audience and republish here. – ed] … Continue reading →
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Universities must enter the digital age or risk facing irrelevance | Toronto Star

Universities must enter the digital age or risk facing irrelevance | Toronto Star | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
The old model of a teacher delivering a one-way message through a lecture is no longer engaging 21st-century students.
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elearning at eCampus ULg's curator insight, May 16, 4:42 AM
A question always raised since some years
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How should traditional universities deliver wholly online learning?

How should traditional universities deliver wholly online learning? | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
I’ve worked with several traditional higher education institutions over the last few years that have been in the process of developing a capability for delivering wholly online course delivery. I t…
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