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Experiences from Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) and how the MOOC could potentially increase diversity, social inclusion & learner engagement

Experiences from Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) and how the MOOC could potentially increase diversity, social inclusion & learner engagement | MOOCs and FE | Scoop.it
Background There is currently much interest and excitement at the emergence of an educational approach commonly termed the ‘Massive Open Online Course’ or MOOC. These MOOCs are truly global in thei...
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Considering a range of issues driving the interst in Massive Online Open Courses (MOOCs)
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10 free online resources that will make you more successful - Business Insider

10 free online resources that will make you more successful - Business Insider | MOOCs and FE | Scoop.it
We're never done learning.
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Online and distance learning category: award winner and runners up - The Guardian

Online and distance learning category: award winner and runners up - The Guardian | MOOCs and FE | Scoop.it
This year’s winner, the University of Manchester’s physical chemistry Mooc, offers students the opportunity to use an online virtual laboratory
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How (Not) to Design a MOOC: Course Design Scenarios From Four xMOOCs

How (Not) to Design a MOOC: Course Design Scenarios From Four xMOOCs | MOOCs and FE | Scoop.it
This post examines four MOOCs completed as a student then de-briefed from a course design perspective—I share insights into what worked and what didn’t for the purpose of helping educators create b...
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The first 5 online resources to use when learning to code

The first 5 online resources to use when learning to code | MOOCs and FE | Scoop.it
These five resources are the best starting points for anyone learning to code.
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The first 5 online resources to use when learning to code

The first 5 online resources to use when learning to code | MOOCs and FE | Scoop.it
These five resources are the best starting points for anyone learning to code.
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A mixed review of blended learning - Diamondback Online

A mixed review of blended learning - Diamondback Online | MOOCs and FE | Scoop.it
Does technology always make for a better learning experience?
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Learning Objectives in MOOCs - Center for Instructional Technology

Learning Objectives in MOOCs - Center for Instructional Technology | MOOCs and FE | Scoop.it

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The Value of MOOCs to Early Adopter Universities (EDUCAUSE Review) | EDUCAUSE.edu

The Value of MOOCs to Early Adopter Universities (EDUCAUSE Review) | EDUCAUSE.edu | MOOCs and FE | Scoop.it
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MOOCs’ disruption is only beginning - The Boston Globe

MOOCs’ disruption is only beginning - The Boston Globe | MOOCs and FE | Scoop.it

JOURNALISTS, AS 2013 ended, were busy declaring the death of MOOCs, more formally known as massive open online courses. Silicon Valley startup Udacity, one of the first to offer the free Web-based college classes, had just announced its pivot to vocational training — a sure sign to some that this much-hyped revolution in higher education had failed. The collective sigh of relief from more traditional colleges and universities was audible.


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EdX CEO Anant Agarwal On The Future Of Online Learning - Forbes

EdX CEO Anant Agarwal On The Future Of Online Learning - Forbes | MOOCs and FE | Scoop.it
EdX CEO Anant Agarwal On The Future Of Online Learning Forbes In a wide-ranging interview with Agarwal, we discussed the founding of the organization, key challenges to success, the role of data in measuring student learning, the future of online...
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Stanford’s Venture Lab MOOC Platform Goes Priva...

Stanford’s Venture Lab MOOC Platform Goes Priva... | MOOCs and FE | Scoop.it
Stanford has become a hotbed of activity in the MOOC field, with NovoEd now the third MOOC platform to emerge from the university during the past two years following Udacity and Coursera.
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British Council joins Futurelearn During Going Global 2013

British Council joins Futurelearn During Going Global 2013 | MOOCs and FE | Scoop.it
Futurelearn and the British Council announce their partnership during the Going Global 2013 event, adding additional expertise to the UK MOOC platform (British Council joining FutureLearn the free MOOC from 18 UK universities
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Reinventing Education – Anant Agarwal, CEO of edX

Reinventing Education – Anant Agarwal, CEO of edX | MOOCs and FE | Scoop.it
Dartmouth joined the edX consortium in January, 2014, and is planning to launch four DartmouthX courses in 2015. Anant Agarwal, CEO of edX, will talk about what the edX community is learning from MOOCs.
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Skill-building, the MOOC way

Skill-building, the MOOC way | MOOCs and FE | Scoop.it
Hannes Klopper, CEO, iversity, talks about the growing popularity of MOOCs and the way forward for online education
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10 Online Learning Trends to Watch in 2015 [#Infographic] - EdTech Magazine: Focus on Higher Education

10 Online Learning Trends to Watch in 2015 [#Infographic] - EdTech Magazine: Focus on Higher Education | MOOCs and FE | Scoop.it
The future's biggest online movements in education are taking shape today.
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Online Courses Experiment With Digital Badges - US News

Online Courses Experiment With Digital Badges - US News | MOOCs and FE | Scoop.it
Digital badges have gained momentum in online learning, though instructors are still trying to figure out the best ways to use them.
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8 Things You Should Know About MOOCs - Technology - The Chronicle of Higher Education

8 Things You Should Know About MOOCs - Technology - The Chronicle of Higher Education | MOOCs and FE | Scoop.it

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Instructional design and scenarios for MOOCs


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EME_6414's curator insight, June 27, 2014 11:23 AM

>148 participants = Dunbar's number = MOOC 

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Reports | MOOC Research

Empirical results from Gates funded MOOC research available for those who can’t wait for peer review vers. in IRRDOL http://t.co/SIAd7dtSsN

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Rose Heaney's curator insight, June 11, 2014 8:56 AM

Some useful stuff in there  from Selwyn and others

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Coursera Announces Details for Selling Certific...

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Coursera Announces Details for Selling Certificates and Verifying Identities on Schaeffer | Massive Open Online Course | Mooc curated by Dennis Schaeffer (Coursera Announces Details for Selling Certificates and Verifying Identities
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Brown launches MOOC for high school students

Brown launches MOOC for high school students | MOOCs and FE | Scoop.it
Brown University claims to have launched the first MOOC for high school students, but is that true?
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