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Learning Careers: Continuity and change in young people's dispositions to learning

Learning Careers: Continuity and change in young people's dispositions to learning | MOOC zeitgeist | Scoop.it
(2000). Learning Careers: Continuity and change in young people's dispositions to learning. British Educational Research Journal: Vol. 26, No. 5, pp. 583-597. doi: 10.1080/01411920020007805
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Size Isn't Everything - The Chronicle Review - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Size Isn't Everything - The Chronicle Review - The Chronicle of Higher Education | MOOC zeitgeist | Scoop.it
Learning mash-ups have more potential than MOOC-centered, profit-squeezing, online economies of scale.
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National Institute for Learning Outcomes Assessment

Why Student Learning Outcomes Assessment is key to the future of MOOCS http://t.co/lOmollpF...
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The Massive Open Online Course revolution hits the UKThe Positive | The Positive

The Massive Open Online Course revolution hits the UKThe Positive | The Positive | MOOC zeitgeist | Scoop.it
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I’m in the Mood for MOOCs | TRENDS IN HIGHER EDUCATION

I’m in the Mood for MOOCs | TRENDS IN HIGHER EDUCATION | MOOC zeitgeist | Scoop.it
Until recently, e-learning was most prominently associated with the novelty degree—a degree from a nonexistent university or college (or sometimes a fake degree from an existing university or college).
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Community Colleges Try MOOCs in Blended Courses « Online Learning Update

Community Colleges Try MOOCs in Blended Courses http://t.co/tLDdS6Qp via @zite...
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Could online courses be the death of the humanities? | Easy MOOC

Could online courses be the death of the humanities? | Easy MOOC | MOOC zeitgeist | Scoop.it
Let's be clear, access to quality lectures for free is a fantastic achievement, allowing hundreds of thousands to access knowledge for its own sake.
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Coursera looks to harness the free labor of its devotees | Inside Higher Ed

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XEducation – the Real Disruption isn’t Online Courses, it’s their Business Model | xED Book

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The ‘digital natives’ debate: A critical review of the evidence - Bennett - 2008 - British Journal of Educational Technology - Wiley Online Library

The ‘digital natives’ debate: A critical review of the evidence - Bennett - 2008 - British Journal of Educational Technology - Wiley Online Library | MOOC zeitgeist | Scoop.it
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Risk and Ethics in Public Scholarship | Tressie McMillan Cottom, Emory U | MOOCs and Open Educational Resources

Risk and Ethics in Public Scholarship  | Tressie McMillan Cottom, Emory U | MOOCs and Open Educational Resources | MOOC zeitgeist | Scoop.it
Excellent essay articulating the greater need for ethics in scholarship (and among scholars) - weighing the benefits of public scholarship against the personal vitriol that may come with taking a public stand on controversial, contested topics.
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How MOOC's are Changing Higher Ed - StateImpact Ohio

How MOOC's are Changing Higher Ed - StateImpact Ohio | MOOC zeitgeist | Scoop.it
How MOOC's are Changing Higher EdStateImpact OhioMOOC basically refers to classes that are put online, available to anyone in the world. They don't count for credit, but they are free.
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Size Isn't Everything - The Chronicle Review - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Size Isn't Everything - The Chronicle Review - The Chronicle of Higher Education | MOOC zeitgeist | Scoop.it
Learning mash-ups have more potential than MOOC-centered, profit-squeezing, online economies of scale.
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All about MOOCs | University Affairs | Learner's perspective

All about MOOCs | University Affairs | Learner's perspective | MOOC zeitgeist | Scoop.it
Whether you see them as a catalyst for change or mostly as hype, MOOCs are fundamentally different from other forays into open online learning.
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The Crisis in Higher Education | MIT Technology Review

The Crisis in Higher Education | MIT Technology Review | MOOC zeitgeist | Scoop.it
Online versions of college courses are attracting hundreds of thousands of students, millions of dollars in funding, and accolades from university administrators. Is this a fad, or is higher education about to get the overhaul it needs?
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MOOC Brigade: Who Is Taking Massive Open Online Courses, And Why?

Sure, knowledge is power and all that, but how many Coursera students are willing to make a sizable time commitment just to get a certificate of completion?
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Coursera will profit from “Free” courses, competition heats up.

Are MOOC’s really about FREE education? Coursera reveals how it intends to generate revenue off of “freely” available MOOC’s. In fact, many MOOC companies are launching busi...
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The Ed Techie: Hanging with the MOOC boys

Now that MOOCtober has passed, I think it's safe to talk about MOOCs again. As I've mentioned I'm experimenting next year with running my block of the Masters Course in Online and Distance Education as an open course.
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