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Should adult learning embrace the MOOC?

Should adult learning embrace the MOOC? | Authentic Learning | Scoop.it
At the end of last year NIACE held their Learning at the Digital Frontier conference which included a debate on whether adult education should embrace the MOOC culture.
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50 Striking Statistics About Distance Learning in Higher Education

50 Striking Statistics About Distance Learning in Higher Education | Authentic Learning | Scoop.it
The physical classroom is becoming a distant memory for some students.
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It will be interesting to see how the development of holographic telepresence will establish itself in teaching and learning. Will the brick and mortar and the online classroom merge and become one? Think about it before you laugh and say no. There is innovative, emerging educational strategies beyond MOOCs. We're all starting to sound like cows. I am all for MOOCs, but what's on the horizon?
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Millennials Speak Out: We Don't Need Classrooms to Learn - TakePart

Millennials Speak Out: We Don't Need Classrooms to Learn - TakePart | Authentic Learning | Scoop.it
Millennials Speak Out: We Don't Need Classrooms to Learn TakePart While not everyone is on board with online learning, millennials who grew up with the Internet "are prepared for that change," according to Dan Schawbel, the founder of Millennial...
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A New Architecture for Learning (EDUCAUSE Review) | EDUCAUSE.edu

A New Architecture for Learning (EDUCAUSE Review) | EDUCAUSE.edu | Authentic Learning | Scoop.it
EDUCAUSE Review Online

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Badges of honour

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The fact remains: people love recognition for what they do. Mozilla’s Open Badges initiative leverages this phenomenon by gamifying the learning experience. The initiative allows training providers to issue digital “badges” to the participants in their courses, who thereby earn online representations of their newly acquired skills. Each learner can earn badges from all manner of verified issuers, collect them in their online “backpack”, and show them off by plugging them into their website or blog.

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