Sound familiar? 
"The first few weeks of an open online course are the most disorienting. As a learner, you approach the course with expectations that have been defined by previous learning experiences. You look for readings ... Let go of those expectations. An open online course is quite different. You create your own spaces of interaction ..."


A great quote! 
"Each of the sensemaking artifacts produced by participants becomes a node in a growing learning and knowledge networks."

Via Vance Stevens