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Why the future remains bright for Open Badges — Solidarity for Slackers — Medium

Why the future remains bright for Open Badges - Solidarity for Slackers - Medium
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Lessons Learned from Vanderbilt’s First MOOCs | Center for Teaching | Vanderbilt University

Lessons Learned from Vanderbilt’s First MOOCs | Center for Teaching | Vanderbilt University | Thinking about MOOCs | Scoop.it
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MOOC Discussion Forums: barrier to engagement? -

MOOC Discussion Forums: barrier to engagement? - | Thinking about MOOCs | Scoop.it
Robert McGuire wrote an article for Campus Technology, Building a Sense of Community in MOOCs, that touches on an important topic – is the centralized discussion forum a barrier to student engagement?
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Lessons Learned from Vanderbilt’s First MOOCs | Center for Teaching | Vanderbilt University

Lessons Learned from Vanderbilt’s First MOOCs | Center for Teaching | Vanderbilt University | Thinking about MOOCs | Scoop.it
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Courses ~ MOOC

Courses ~ MOOC | Thinking about MOOCs | Scoop.it
Moncton Free Press: news, events and opinion from Moncton and area
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gloabl list of moocs

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MOOC Evaluation & Disruptive Technologies

MOOC Evaluation & Disruptive Technologies | Thinking about MOOCs | Scoop.it
The OLDS MOOC (Open Learning Design Studio MOOC) evaluation report by Simon Cross has just been published and I thought it was worth a quick look.  OLDS MOOC, based at The Open University, was a le...
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How was it? The UK’s first Coursera Moocs assessed

How was it? The UK’s first Coursera Moocs assessed | Thinking about MOOCs | Scoop.it
Instructors and students discuss their experiences of the University of Edinburgh’s debut courses on Coursera
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Data from edX’s first course offer preliminary insights into online learning - MIT News Office

Data from edX’s first course offer preliminary insights into online learning - MIT News Office | Thinking about MOOCs | Scoop.it
Researchers analyze page views, clickstreams and discussion threads for clues to how students learn online.
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What We've Learned from Teaching MOOCs | edX

What We've Learned from Teaching MOOCs | edX | Thinking about MOOCs | Scoop.it
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useful lessons from those who actually run moocs

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OMSCS - Georgia Institute of Technology

OMSCS - Georgia Institute of Technology | Thinking about MOOCs | Scoop.it
Georgia Institute of Technology, in collaboration with Udacity & AT&T, to offer online master of science in computer science via massive online courses.
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The first accredited online M-level programme - $7000 for computer science - and so it starts....

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Coursera to offer students free online textbooks, with conditions

Coursera to offer students free online textbooks, with conditions | Thinking about MOOCs | Scoop.it
A free online education provider announces a deal to provide free access to portions of select books.
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heres the money...

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Mozilla is Doing a Hack Job on Open Badges — Medium

Mozilla is Doing a Hack Job on Open Badges — Medium | Thinking about MOOCs | Scoop.it
This week at MozFest in London there’s a session called “Hack the Backpack” where the Open Badges community is being asked to help…
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So the question is, has the task of managing open badges now been passed on to other organsisations?

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Udacity's Sebastian Thrun, Godfather Of Free Online Education, Changes Course

Udacity's Sebastian Thrun, Godfather Of Free Online Education, Changes Course | Thinking about MOOCs | Scoop.it
He captivated the world with visions of self-driving cars and Google Glass and has signed up 1.6 million students for online classes. So why is he...
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Drawing the Blueprint As We Build: Setting Up a Library-based Copyright and Permissions Service for MOOCs

Drawing the Blueprint As We Build: Setting Up a Library-based Copyright and Permissions Service for MOOCs | Thinking about MOOCs | Scoop.it
D-Lib Magazine
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Crucial advice

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MOOCs and the Gartner Hype Cycle: A very slow tsunami

MOOCs and the Gartner Hype Cycle: A very slow tsunami | Thinking about MOOCs | Scoop.it
A lot can change in a year. Twelve months ago, the traditional universities were doomed, condemned to irrelevance by an onslaught of MOOCs. Not every last one of them was going to die; Sebastian Th...
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Drawing the Blueprint As We Build: Setting Up a Library-based Copyright and Permissions Service for MOOCs

Drawing the Blueprint As We Build: Setting Up a Library-based Copyright and Permissions Service for MOOCs | Thinking about MOOCs | Scoop.it
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The pedagogical foundations of massive open online courses | Glance | First Monday

The pedagogical foundations of massive open online courses | Glance | First Monday | Thinking about MOOCs | Scoop.it
The pedagogical foundations of massive open online courses
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xMOOCS only - cMOOCs not in the picture

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