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Experiences from Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) and how the MOOC could potentially increase diversity, social inclusion & learner engagement | Mark Morley

"There is currently much interest and excitement at the emergence of an educational approach commonly termed the ‘Massive Open Online Course’ or MOOC. ... I feel there is much we can learn from the delivery of MOOCs that can be used to enhance the on-campus experience supplemented by online course material and delivery. This format offers us the opportunity to investigate learning and improve teaching processes, perhaps more similar to the edX approach. It would seem appropriate to collect and use data to inform this process; treating learning and teaching as a field ripe for research, tying in to a research-led approach."


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Rose Heaney's curator insight, January 12, 2013 6:30 AM

comprehensive indeed - author has participated in a lot of moocs. Very readable intro for those who have never heard of moocs

Patricia Daniels's curator insight, January 13, 2013 9:17 AM

Interesting and detailed personal insight into cMOOCs and xMOOCs from a participant. I sincerely hope more learners take the time to reflect and share the experiences they have with this kind of learning context. I find as an educator that the student voice is important and assuming that the developers of MOOCs are prepared to listen to critique, both postive and negative, then this is a valuable factor which can lead to improvements which hopefully will have a positive effect on the learner experience and quality of learning.

 

 

 

Hamline CTL's curator insight, February 6, 2013 4:22 PM

MOOCs are not going away!

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Gamification - What is it and What it is in Moodle

This presentation focuses on a number of areas. It first deals with an ov
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Ivon Prefontaine, PhD's curator insight, January 7, 2014 11:18 AM

Gamification can be one aspect of a new educational model.

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Contextualization of Open Educational Resources in Asia and Europe

The presentation shows current developments of OER in Europe and Asia - starting with barriers and analysis of the current status, we realized three case studie
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Overview of MOOC platforms trends: Creating your own open online course using WordPress

Slides used as part of ocTEL week 5 webinar. The session introduces the wider landscape of MOOC platforms before highlighting how the ocTEL platform was develop
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Nigel Robertson 's curator insight, December 17, 2013 8:32 PM

Using the power of WordPress to develop course infrastructure while allowing learners to work in their own spaces, the ones that already made sense for them.

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Before and After #MOOC 's

Slides supporting my "against" xMOOCs position in the NIACE Digital Learning Conference debate 11 December 2013
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Beth Kanter's curator insight, December 13, 2013 8:56 AM

After MOOCs


1.  People want to learn

2.  Learning is social and informal

3.  Collaboration and discussion enable learning

4. Digital tools enable learning process


New teaching skills participatory learning processes

Are we e-nabling traditional educational models or transforming learning?

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Understanding and Creating Professional Learning Networks

A video summary of four articles related to experiences, and strategies for creating professional learning networks in an organization. With a nod to Vi Hart...
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Fishtree Education's comment, November 18, 2013 10:30 AM
Great video. Thanks for sharing!
David Bramley's curator insight, November 20, 2013 5:01 PM

Changing your behaviour to develop a personal/professional learning network will be essential to thrive in an era of perpetual change.  The old focus on Continuing Professional Development is no longer fit for purpose and this video delivers  advice on creating a network  based on research

CedricBorzee's curator insight, January 22, 2014 5:01 PM

The author points 3 criteria for Learning Networks to emerge :

- user ownership

- user independence

- user self-determination 

 

Then 3 "values" - that could also be defined as "Attitudes"
- Trust 

- Openness

- Integrity

 

Last part is on how to "nurture" the right climate for Learning Networks to thrive.

 

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Using Gamification to Drive Engagement

This presentation focuses on the role of specific approaches, namely gamification and various types of simulation, to motivate and energize learners in a more i
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Gamescademy's curator insight, December 8, 2013 7:26 AM

גיימיפיקיישן של למידה - מצגת מקיפה על הנושא gamification to drive engagment

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The Next Generation of Workplace Learning Practices in the Age of Knowledge Sharing and Collaboration

The Next Generation of Workplace Learning Practices in the Age of Knowledge Sharing and Collaboration | eLearning | Scoop.it
Last week I wrote a post about Connected Learning and how it offers a semi-directed, semi-structured approach to workplace learning that fits between the directed, structured knowledge sharing (aka...
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Stephen Wright's curator insight, February 12, 12:57 PM
Great example of how learning in the work environment will occur
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The Next Generation of Workplace Learning Practices in the Age of Knowledge Sharing and Collaboration
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Creative Commons & Open Textbooks

Presentation to Camosun College faculty as part of the Camosun Open Textbook adoption workshop in May, 2013.
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The Power of Networks

In this new RSA Animate, Manuel Lima, senior UX design lead at Microsoft Bing, explores the power of network visualisation to help navigate our complex moder...
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Scholarship and Social Media

The exponential growth of social media and ubiquitous use of mobile technology has changed the way we communicate both socially and for many also professionally
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Its extremely good
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Factors in High Quality Distance Learning Courses

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Moodle_UK's curator insight, June 24, 2013 7:34 AM

Useful research identifying factors that contribute to high quality distance learning courses and how to overcome barriers to offering them

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Tune Up Your Learning Environment

Educational challenges... This trip takes you to a reflection on the use of learning outcomes, the role of the learner, quality assurance, sparkling learning en

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EDEN's curator insight, June 21, 2013 8:37 AM
Up to a 5 Star Learning Environment! A Short Reflection about Educational Challenges for 2013Filip Vervenne, Katholieke Hogeschool Zuid-West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
Presentation cancelled #EDENOslo
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Social Learning: The Changing Face of Workplace Learning

Keynote, ICELW, New York, 12 June 2014
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Nigel Robertson 's curator insight, June 20, 2013 8:44 PM

Great presentation recognising that the training paradigm is past its sell by date!

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Du professeur connecté à l'étudiant connecté: Vers une pédagogie des médias sociaux

Conférence sur les TICE et le rôle des médias sociaux dans l'école numérique donnée le 7 janvier 2014 à l'Université Paris 1, Panthéon, Sorbonne.
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Open Educational Resources and Open Access: Promise or Peril for Higher Education

Keynote at EL@IES conference- delivered via videoconference. Dec 17, 2013
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Open Educational Resources and Open Access: Promise or Peril for Higher Education
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#MOOC s, Myths and Misconseptions

Talk Presented via videoconference to Fast Forward Language Educator Symposium- University of Pennsyvania. Dec 14, 2013
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Pedagogy of MOOCs

Webinar given for University of Cape Town 17-Oct-2013 exploring the pedagogical differences between cMOOCs and xMOOCs. Pedagogical recommendations given along w
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Beth Kanter's curator insight, December 7, 2013 4:20 PM

Where is the MOOC for nonprofit technology?  

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Designing for Learning in a Networked World: Pedagogies and Social Contexts

Slides on pedagogy and technology dance and development.
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OERs and Open Online Courses

Discussion of the role of OERs in MOOCs, with particular attention to the MOOC we are offering with UdeM in French on OERs (RELs in French). Originally planned
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Networked Teachers - Unlocking the potential of #socialnetworks for professional development

Networked Teachers Unlocking the potential of social networks for professional development Catania October 17th, 2013 Maria Ranieri Dep. of Education and Psycho
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Agustin Bastida's curator insight, October 20, 2013 4:28 PM

La otra parte del engranaje. El docente conectado en red...eTwinner

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The Influence of Technology on the Future of Learning

Keynote address to learning professionals at Ultimate software.
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The Influence of Technology on the Future of Learning
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The Value of Distance Education: Burden or Blessing?

Presentation at the Graduate Employment Conference: The Economic Value of Higher Education. Commonwealth Association of Universities, Auckland, 12th July, 2013.
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olgadiez's curator insight, July 15, 2013 7:03 AM

Una perspectiva integradora e interesante.

uTOP Inria's curator insight, July 22, 2013 5:24 AM

(Slideshare - 12 juillet 2013)

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Keynotes | EDEN Oslo Conference

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Keynote presentations of the EDEN Conferences via Slideshare


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EDEN's curator insight, June 18, 2013 7:33 AM

Keynote presentations from #EDENOslo:

2013 EDEN Annual Conferernce keynotes:

Sugata Mitra

Sir Ken Robinson (via live satellite)

Anna Kirah

Ana Carla Pereira

Bernie Luskin

June Breivik

Torunn Gjelsvik
 

Patrick Blessinger
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Using design based research to develop meaningful mobile learning scenarios

Current research into the use of mobile devices and tablet computers like the iPad indicate there are multiple opportunities to support and enhance learning and
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Using design based research to develop meaningful mobile learning scenarios