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The Professors Behind the MOOC Hype | Open Education News

The Professors Behind the MOOC Hype | Open Education News | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
In the largest survey of instructors who have taught massive open online courses, The Chronicle of Higher Education heard from critics, converts, and the cautious.
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This is an interesting infographic about a survey of faculty. I note that giving credit is little over 1/4 of those responding to the survey. On the other hand over 3/4 respondents consider MOOCs worth the hype. I think that's an interesting paradox.

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Open Access and scientific breakthroughs | Open Science

Open Access and scientific breakthroughs | Open Science | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
A few days ago, The Chronicle of Higher Education published an article by Peter Suber and Darius Cuplinskas, daringly entitled “Open Access to Scientific Research Can Save Lives”. It relates the case of 15 year-old Jack ...
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This article is an fairly good explanation of the value of the content of the referenced article by Suber and Cuplinskas. The cited article can be found at:
http://chronicle.com/article/Open-Access-to-Research-Can/136065/ ;

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