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How California’s Online Education Pilot Will End College As We Know It | TechCrunch

How California’s Online Education Pilot Will End College As We Know It | TechCrunch | MOOC: Massive Open Online Courses | Scoop.it
Today, the largest university system in the world, the California State University system, announced a pilot for $150 lower-division online courses at one its campuses--a move that spells the end of higher education as we know it.
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Udacity founder takes on virtual study revolution - FT.com

Udacity founder takes on virtual study revolution - FT.com | MOOC: Massive Open Online Courses | Scoop.it
It is less than a quarter of an hour’s drive down Route 101 from the village-like campus of Stanford University to Mountain View, the Silicon Valley home of Udacity. This was the journey Sebastian Thrun, the online education company’s chief
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Emoocs2015 Does peer grading work?

 « Does peer grading work? How to implement and improve it? ». European MOOCs Stakeholders Summit 2015, May 2015, Research Track https://goo.gl/3QCXDG
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6 Tips for Creating a 'Mini' MOOC

6 Tips for Creating a 'Mini' MOOC | MOOC: Massive Open Online Courses | Scoop.it
There are ways to allow your institution to experiment with online courses, even if they're not intended to be "massive." An online program manager shares advice.
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How to calculate the real costs of developing and delivering MOOCs - eCampus News

How to calculate the real costs of developing and delivering MOOCs - eCampus News | MOOC: Massive Open Online Courses | Scoop.it
Researchers at Brown and Columbia attempt to determine the total costs of MOOCs, and if it’s all worth it.
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Wharton brings real business engagement to the world of Moocs - FT.com

Wharton brings real business engagement to the world of Moocs - FT.com | MOOC: Massive Open Online Courses | Scoop.it
Wharton, the business school known as a specialist in finance, is working with two internet start-up companies to bring real business experience to the world of online learning. Participants who complete Wharton’s four basic business online Moocs -
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MOOCs go to high school

MOOCs go to high school | MOOC: Massive Open Online Courses | Scoop.it

One of the people tasked with making the jump is Dr. Jeneen Graham at St. Margaret’s Episcopal School in California. She currently teaches psychology to 18 students; next year she’ll be teaching thousands. “I think it’s incredible,” says Graham, “and also a little bit scary.

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Learning in an introductory physics MOOC: All cohorts learn equally, including an on-campus class

Learning in an introductory physics MOOC: All cohorts learn equally, including an on-campus class | MOOC: Massive Open Online Courses | Scoop.it
Learning in an introductory physics MOOC: All cohorts learn equally, including an on-campus class
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Coursera Tinkering with Instant Enrollment Idea

Coursera Tinkering with Instant Enrollment Idea | MOOC: Massive Open Online Courses | Scoop.it
Coursera is trying out a new model that has classes start almost instantly for online consumers rather than making them wait for the academic calendar.
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College Presidents: Hybrid Will Have Bigger Impact than MOOCs -- Campus Technology

College Presidents: Hybrid Will Have Bigger Impact than MOOCs -- Campus Technology | MOOC: Massive Open Online Courses | Scoop.it
While college presidents are skeptical about massive open online courses (MOOCs), they see plenty of potential "positive impact" with hybrid courses that blend face-to-face and online learning as well as adaptive learning that uses technology to modify lessons based on the progress shown by students.
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Udacity CEO Sebastian Thurn is rolling out online education nanodegrees for MOOCs

Udacity CEO Sebastian Thurn is rolling out online education nanodegrees for MOOCs | MOOC: Massive Open Online Courses | Scoop.it
Can credentialing for professional training make MOOCs a more viable business proposition?
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Online education company Udacity last month unveiled “nanodegrees,” online classes that train people for jobs in the technology field — gigs like front-end developer or data analyst.

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Business School, Disrupted

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In moving into online education, Harvard Business School discovered that it isn’t so easy to practice what it teaches.
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Mobile Moocs: a new way of learning - Telegraph

Mobile Moocs: a new way of learning - Telegraph | MOOC: Massive Open Online Courses | Scoop.it
An app isn't going to provide large scale learning programmes, but mobile Moocs will start to build a new way of thinking about professional qualifications, says Michael Curry
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Optimiser la stratégie d’un établissement au travers des MOOCs

Etablissements d’enseignement supérieur et MOOCs : présentation et analyse des différentes stratégies possibles. Project Collectif, Master Affaires Publiques d…
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Illinois College of Business and Coursera launch MBA Mooc - FT.com

Illinois College of Business and Coursera launch MBA Mooc - FT.com | MOOC: Massive Open Online Courses | Scoop.it
A groundbreaking MBA programme created entirely from massive open online courses (Moocs) is being jointly created by the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign College of Business and Coursera, the Silicon Valley education technology business.
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Laurie Pickard: creating an ‘MBA’ for free from Moocs - FT.com

Laurie Pickard: creating an ‘MBA’ for free from Moocs - FT.com | MOOC: Massive Open Online Courses | Scoop.it
Some people can justify an investment of two years and $100,000 to get an MBA. I could not. I was working in Nicaragua for the International Finance Corporation, the development institution, was newly married, and preparing to leave for a post in
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How Course Web Design Impacts Student Engagement -- Campus Technology

How Course Web Design Impacts Student Engagement -- Campus Technology | MOOC: Massive Open Online Courses | Scoop.it
When Instructure began analyzing the course designs for its higher ed customers, the LMS company discovered something about getting students to interact with the online elements of their courses.
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E-Learning in European HE Institutions: Results of a Mapping Survey

E-Learning in European HE Institutions: Results of a Mapping Survey | MOOC: Massive Open Online Courses | Scoop.it
E-Learning in European Higher Education Institutions: Results of a Mapping Survey conducted in Oct - Dec 2013 With the emergence of Massive Online Open Courses (MOOCs) it seemed that, beyond the bo...
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De l’impact des MOOCs sur l’Enseignement Supérieur

De l’impact des MOOCs sur l’Enseignement Supérieur | MOOC: Massive Open Online Courses | Scoop.it
Le texte qui suit est adapté de l’article Impacts of MOOCs on Higher Education, par Allison Dulin Salisbury.
J’ai choisi de poster cette adaptation car elle correspond à totalement à ma perception de...
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Online education platform EdCast puts universities in charge of their content

Online education platform EdCast puts universities in charge of their content | MOOC: Massive Open Online Courses | Scoop.it

The online education platform provider EdCast, Silicon Valley’s latest contribution to the ed-tech space, wants to be simultaneously massive and intimate, private and public -- and preferably to stay out of the spotlight.

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A MOOC Star Defects, at Least for Now

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Mitchell Duneier loved teaching sociology to 40,000 students online. But, fearing that legislators will use MOOCs like his to gut public colleges, he put it on hold.
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Who uses MOOCs and how?

Who uses MOOCs and how? | MOOC: Massive Open Online Courses | Scoop.it

Given that millions of people register for MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses), it is perhaps not surprising that much has been written to date about these still-evolving education platforms.

But what do we know about who is enrolled in MOOCs? Or how these platforms are (or aren’t) supporting learning? In today’s article we take a look at some fresh studies from the field to sketch out early observations about the usage and impacts of MOOCs. http://ow.ly/zrs0H

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Professional accountancy bodies begin to accept Moocs - FT.com

Professional accountancy bodies begin to accept Moocs - FT.com | MOOC: Massive Open Online Courses | Scoop.it
Distance learning is familiar to many of those pursuing professional financial qualifications. Both the renowned Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) programme and the ACCA qualification, offered by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants,
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Moocs pose no threat to business schools say Penn researchers - FT.com

Moocs pose no threat to business schools say Penn researchers - FT.com | MOOC: Massive Open Online Courses | Scoop.it
Massive open online courses provided by business schools do not appear to threaten their existing markets, according to research published today by the University of Pennsylvania. Penn researchers surveyed 875,000 students who enrolled in nine Moocs
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