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Abdellatif Miraoui : "Développons des Mooc low cost pour lutter contre l'échec universitaire en Afrique" - Educpros

Abdellatif Miraoui : "Développons des Mooc low cost pour lutter contre l'échec universitaire en Afrique" - Educpros | MOOCs | Scoop.it
Président de l’université Cadi Ayyad de Marrakech et de l’Agence universitaire de la francophonie, Abdellatif Miraoui est un fervent partisan des Mooc. Il prône pour l'Afrique francophone le dévelo...
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20 eLearning Blogs You Simply Have to Bookmark - eLearning Brothers

20 eLearning Blogs You Simply Have to Bookmark - eLearning Brothers | MOOCs | Scoop.it
There is great eLearning knowledge that exists online. This post highlights eLearning blogs that you simply must bookmark and read on a consistent basis.
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Spending on Corporate Training Soars: Employee Capabilities Now A Priority

Spending on Corporate Training Soars: Employee Capabilities Now A Priority | MOOCs | Scoop.it
The economic recovery is clearly here: spending on corporate training is soaring. We just completed our 2014 Corporate Learning Factbook and the research is striking: US spending on corporate training grew by 15% last year (the highest growth rate in seven years) to over $70 Billion in the US and over [...]
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Sebastian Thrun Will Teach You How to Build Your Own Self-Driving Car, For Free - IEEE Spectrum

Sebastian Thrun Will Teach You How to Build Your Own Self-Driving Car, For Free - IEEE Spectrum | MOOCs | Scoop.it
Learn how to program an autonomous vehicle from Sebastian Thrun, the AI expert and Google researcher, at no cost (robotic car not included)
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The Flipped Classroom: Turning the Traditional Classroom on its Head

The Flipped Classroom: Turning the Traditional Classroom on its Head | MOOCs | Scoop.it
Many educators are experimenting with the idea of a flipped classroom model. Find out what it is and why everyone's talking about it.
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How edX Plans to Earn, and Share, Revenue From Free Online Courses

How edX Plans to Earn, and Share, Revenue From Free Online Courses | MOOCs | Scoop.it
The nonprofit is giving university partners two options for sharing in the money its MOOCs bring in. But first, they have to bring it in.
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Instructional Design Models

A popular hypertext index into the theory and
practice of instructional design by Martin Ryder. Models are grouped
according to philosophical approaches to instruction and learing.
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Udacity Blog: Phasing out certificates of free courseware completion

Udacity Blog: Phasing out certificates of free courseware completion | MOOCs | Scoop.it
Udacity: phasing out certificates of free courseware completion.
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12 Common Virtual Training Myths Debunked - Again

After almost two decades of virtual training, these myths still exist.It's time to help spread the word and manage the misconceptions.
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Top LMS Stats and Facts For 2015 Infographic You Need To Know - e-Learning Infographics

Top LMS Stats and Facts For 2015 Infographic You Need To Know - e-Learning Infographics | MOOCs | Scoop.it
The Top 15 Learning Management System Stats and Facts For 2015 You Need To Know Infographic presents the Top LMS Stats and Facts For 2015.
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BBC - Blogs - About the BBC - BBC Learning's massive open online courses

BBC - Blogs - About the BBC - BBC Learning's massive open online courses | MOOCs | Scoop.it
Tim Plyming introduces BBC Learning's first foray into MOOCs and invites feedback on this pilot project.
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The MOOC Marketplace Takes Off

The MOOC Marketplace Takes Off | MOOCs | Scoop.it
The MOOC market (Massive Open Online Courses) has exploded. Not only are there a proliferation of courses, there are now a proliferation of MOOC platform providers and tools. This month Coursera landed another $20M in funding, bringing their total investment to $63M (even more than edX's original $60M funding by MIT and Harvard). Why all [...]
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Study Finds That Online Education Beats the Classroom

Study Finds That Online Education Beats the Classroom | MOOCs | Scoop.it
Education that includes at least some online work is more effective than classroom-only teaching, according to a major research review done for the Department of Education.
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edX Drops Plans to Connect MOOC Students With Employers – Wired Campus - Blogs - The Chronicle of Higher Education

edX Drops Plans to Connect MOOC Students With Employers – Wired Campus - Blogs - The Chronicle of Higher Education | MOOCs | Scoop.it
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The 8 Types of Learning Events You Need to Have on Your eLearning Course

The 8 Types of Learning Events You Need to Have on Your eLearning Course | MOOCs | Scoop.it
A good eLearning course requires the right combination of learning events. But what are these exactly?
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The DIY Guide to Converting Existing Content into an eLearning Course

Although instructor-led or classroom training still remains as one of the most common ways to train employees, the opportunity to implement eLearning
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So How Are Universities Earning From MOOCs ? | Massive Open Online Courses.com, Online Courses, University Education

So How Are Universities Earning From MOOCs ? | Massive Open Online Courses.com, Online Courses, University Education | MOOCs | Scoop.it
How Universities Are Earning From MOOCs   Until recently one of the biggest problems facing universities wishing to offer MOOCs has been the lack of an obvious revenue stream. MOOCs are free for students to join, but cost the universities an average of $50,000 including both set-up and running costs. It is known that there are 1.4 billion Internet users aged between 15 and 54 that cannot afford the costs of a university education. They would greatly benefit from the opportunity to study online for free, but the problem for universities has been finding a clear business model that will make MOOCs sustainable in the long-term. The sceptics predicted that this lack of a clear pricing strategy meant that MOOCs would never be profitable, and over time would fade away. What in fact seems to be happening is that rather than scaling back on MOOCs universities across the world are embracing the MOOC concept and increasing both the number, and the variety of MOOCs that they offer.  
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