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Master’s Degree Is New Frontier of Study Online

Master’s Degree Is New Frontier of Study Online | MOOCking | Scoop.it
The master’s degree offered by the Georgia Institute of Technology through massive open online courses has the potential to disrupt higher education.
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Meaningful Collaboration: Revitalizing Small Colleges with MOOC Hybrids | Open Education | HYBRID PEDAGOGY

Meaningful Collaboration: Revitalizing Small Colleges with MOOC Hybrids | Open Education | HYBRID PEDAGOGY | MOOCking | Scoop.it
Hybrid Pedagogy is an academic and networked journal of learning, teaching, and technology that combines the strands of critical pedagogy and digital pedagogy to arrive at the best social and civil uses of technology and digital media in education.
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How can MOOCs help small colleges get back on the map? An excellent piece on Hybrid Pedagogy.

 

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A Plea for Pedagogy | Online Learning | HYBRID PEDAGOGY

A Plea for Pedagogy | Online Learning | HYBRID PEDAGOGY | MOOCking | Scoop.it
Hybrid Pedagogy is an academic and networked journal of learning, teaching, and technology that combines the strands of critical pedagogy and digital pedagogy to arrive at the best social and civil uses of technology and digital media in education.
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Intel® Teach Elements—Online Professional Development Courses

Intel® Teach Elements—Online Professional Development Courses | MOOCking | Scoop.it
Intel® Teach Elements is a series of free online professional development courses that provide deep exploration of 21st century learning concepts.
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Recommended by teachbytes http://teachbytes.com

 

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Learning to Teach Online

Learning to Teach Online | MOOCking | Scoop.it
The Learning to Teach Online project is a free professional development resource designed to help teachers from any discipline, whether experienced in online teaching or not, to gain a working understanding of successful online teaching pedagogies...
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Great help to prep online courses.

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Hybrid Pedagogy: A Digital Journal of Learning, Teaching, and Technology | Articles

Hybrid Pedagogy: A Digital Journal of Learning, Teaching, and Technology | Articles | MOOCking | Scoop.it
Hybrid Pedagogy is an academic and networked journal of learning, teaching, and technology that combines the strands of critical pedagogy and digital pedagogy to arrive at the best social and civil uses of technology and digital media in education.
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The good, the bad and the ugly of MOOCs in the section devoted to massive online courses.

 

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Could MOOCs help democratise education in emerging markets?

Could MOOCs help democratise education in emerging markets? | MOOCking | Scoop.it
There is no doubt that information is the power of a progressive society. Access to knowledge is the first step in a society’s journey towards becoming empowered. The status quo According to the 20...
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The MOOC Model: Challenging Traditional Education (EDUCAUSE Review) | EDUCAUSE.edu

The MOOC Model: Challenging Traditional Education (EDUCAUSE Review) | EDUCAUSE.edu | MOOCking | Scoop.it
EDUCAUSE Review Online (RT @laurapasquini: The #MOOC Model: Challenging Traditional Education (@EDUCAUSE Review) http://t.co/xGpfze3yci #edusprint #highered)...
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Moocs entre la moda y la desviación típica.

Moocs entre la moda y la desviación típica. | MOOCking | Scoop.it
  Moocs entre la moda y la desviación típica..
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The MOOC That Roared - The Slatest

The MOOC That Roared - The Slatest | MOOCking | Scoop.it
The Slatest
The MOOC That Roared
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The $6,600 master's degree marks an attempt to realize the tantalizing promise of the MOOC movement: a great education, scaled up to the point where it can be delivered for a rock-bottom price.
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A very interesting experience to learn from.

 

 

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Students Say Online Courses Enrich On-Campus Learning: Scientific American

Students Say Online Courses Enrich On-Campus Learning: Scientific American | MOOCking | Scoop.it
One in five science students surveyed by Nature and Scientific American has participated in a MOOC—and most would do so again (Do you know what a MOOC is?
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Students' take on MOOCs.

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ELI Podcast: Emerging Issues Around MOOCs | EDUCAUSE.edu

ELI Podcast: Emerging Issues Around MOOCs | EDUCAUSE.edu | MOOCking | Scoop.it
A MOOC is a model of educational delivery that is, to varying degrees, massive, open, online, and a course. In this podcast with Phil Hill and Michael Feldstein, Educational Technology Consultants, we explore emerging ...
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Money Models for MOOCs - Communications of the ACM

Money Models for MOOCs - Communications of the ACM | MOOCking | Scoop.it
Latest issue Current Issue: August 2013 Evolutionary Robotics Money Models for MOOCs Computer Science Education – Revisited VIEW TABLE OF CONTENTS · News · Latest News News Archive · Blogs · About the Blogs BLOG@CACM ...
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Get a Life, PhD: How to Publish an Academic Book – Why Choosing a Publisher is Important and How to Choose One

Get a Life, PhD: How to Publish an Academic Book – Why Choosing a Publisher is Important and How to Choose One | MOOCking | Scoop.it
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Succint recommendations to get work published.

 

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Trends in Adoption of MOOC (Massive Open Online Courses | Visual.ly

Trends in Adoption of MOOC (Massive Open Online Courses | Visual.ly | MOOCking | Scoop.it
MOOC and online courses are changing the face of higher education. Here are some details on how some colleges are adapting.
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Infographic with some figures about MOOCs.

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MOOCs and the Liberal Arts: Threat or Opportunity?

MOOCs and the Liberal Arts: Threat or Opportunity? | MOOCking | Scoop.it
Teaching the content of a liberal arts education could become the preserve of a small cadre of online educational superstars housed at the great universities that have the means to recruit them and provide support to develop top-notch courses.

Via Alberto Acereda, Ph.D.
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Will MOOCs Disrupt Higher Education or Level the Playing Field? [#Infographic]

Will MOOCs Disrupt Higher Education or Level the Playing Field? [#Infographic] | MOOCking | Scoop.it
Technology has flattened other industries. Is education next?

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Top Five Tips to Making MOOCs Fun

Top Five Tips to Making MOOCs Fun | MOOCking | Scoop.it
When I first heard about MOOCs, I thought they were the answers to my prayers. I could sign up for fun, interactive MOOCs for little or no money, and take them from home. I was in! What I discovered was mixed—some MOOCs were fun and some not.
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In Connectivism, No One Can Hear You Scream: a Guide to Understanding the MOOC Novice | Open Education | HYBRID PEDAGOGY

In Connectivism, No One Can Hear You Scream: a Guide to Understanding the MOOC Novice | Open Education | HYBRID PEDAGOGY | MOOCking | Scoop.it
Hybrid Pedagogy is an academic and networked journal of learning, teaching, and technology that combines the strands of critical pedagogy and digital pedagogy to arrive at the best social and civil uses of technology and digital media in education.
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'Colbert Report' Explains MOOCs | Inside Higher Ed

'Colbert Report' Explains MOOCs | Inside Higher Ed | MOOCking | Scoop.it
AN EXPLANATION: 'Colbert Report' explains MOOCs http://t.co/lyxPDqKCHR ^TB
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Are Online Courses Failing America?

Are Online Courses Failing America? | MOOCking | Scoop.it
Massive Open Online Courses, or MOOCs, are the hot new thing in higher education. Their popularity has triggered some hysteria from tenured professors faced with the possibility of revolutionary change to the industry that employs them.
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Are they?

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MOOCs On the Move From Colleges to Companies - Wired

MOOCs On the Move From Colleges to Companies - Wired | MOOCking | Scoop.it
Wired MOOCs On the Move From Colleges to Companies Wired And this is just one of hundreds of headline-grabbing experiments in Massively Open Online Courses (MOOCs) happening in higher education today, driven by innovation from companies like...
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7 big opportunities that MOOCs offer corporates | E-Learning ...

7 big opportunities that MOOCs offer corporates | E-Learning ... | MOOCking | Scoop.it
Hot on the heels of my 5 benefits of open badges for corporates, I now present my 7 big opportunities that MOOCs offer corporates. Regular readers of my blog will know that I'm quite the MOOC fan. While I realise massive ...
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