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MOOC: Massive Open Online Courses
A collection of articles and opinions on MOOCs & Learning Analytics.
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SPOCs (small, private online courses) may provide what MOOCs can’t

It’s hard to follow higher education news these days without seeing a reference to MOOCs. The online learning platforms from edX, Coursera, Udacity, and others were launched to great fanfare over the last two years. Proponents praise them for their potential to change education, while critics chalk them up as more hype than hope.

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Sciences de la vie : retour sur le premier MOOC de Duke

Duke University publie un rapport très complet (21 pages) sur ce que les statistiques d’apprentissage du cours Bioelectricity: A Quantitative Approach, proposé cet automne sur Coursera, ont appris à...
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La génétique pour les cheminots

La génétique pour les cheminots | MOOC: Massive Open Online Courses | Scoop.it

Un témoignage simple qui touche du doigt les perspectives énormes offertes par les ressources en ligne ouvertes, bien au-delà du public étudiant.

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Course-Management Companies Challenge MOOC Providers - Wired Campus

Course-Management Companies Challenge MOOC Providers - Wired Campus | MOOC: Massive Open Online Courses | Scoop.it

Two software companies that sell course-management systems, Blackboard and Instructure, have entered the race to provide free online courses for the masses.

 

On Thursday both companies plan to announce partnerships with universities that will use their software to teach massive open online courses, or MOOC’s. The companies hope to pull in their own college clients to compete with online-education players like Udacity and Coursera.


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Coursera needs to start acting like a platform

Coursera is now in an enviable position among MOOC providers: they have more students than all the other providers combined (Udacity, edX, FutureLearn, peripheral players like LMS companies).

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Massive Open Online Courses Prove Popular, if Not Lucrative Yet

Massive Open Online Courses Prove Popular, if Not Lucrative Yet | MOOC: Massive Open Online Courses | Scoop.it
New companies are partnering with universities to offer online courses, in an effort that could define the future of higher education — if anyone can figure out how to make money.

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cafel23mooc's curator insight, March 9, 2013 12:27 PM

Au delà de la notion de rentabilité des plateformes stricto sensus, d'autres notions rentrent en ligne de compte, comme l'image de marque des universités, la captation du marché de l'éducation...

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Quatre vingt dix sept virgule quarante cinq sur cent

Quatre vingt dix sept virgule quarante cinq sur cent | MOOC: Massive Open Online Courses | Scoop.it
Les cours sont maintenant terminés depuis un mois et je ne vous ai toujours pas communiqué mes résultats : j’ai passé le test final avec succès et obtenu la note de 97,45/100 (ce qui correspondrait à...
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