Educational Technology in Higher Education
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A scoop it magazine focusing on educational technology in higher education.
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MOOCs in 2012: Dismantling the Status Quo

MOOCs in 2012: Dismantling the Status Quo | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it
The dominant story in higher education for 2012 was clearly the rise of Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs), particularly the xMOOCs such as Coursera, Udacity, and edX. There has been a lot of deba...
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e-learning outlook for 2012: will it be a rough ride?

e-learning outlook for 2012: will it be a rough ride? | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it

Another year, and online learning, e-learning, learning technologies, educational technologies, digital learning, or whatever you call it or them, will continue to grow, become more prevalent, and more a central part of teaching and learning in higher education – but exactly how and in what ways?

The general trends are not going to change much from 2011 (which I identified as course redesign, mobile learning, more multimedia, learning analytics,and shared services), but some of the specifics are becoming clearer. Below I’ve ranked my predictions in order of significance for higher education, and also given a probability rating of the prediction actually happening.

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Online learning in 2012: a retrospective

Online learning in 2012: a retrospective | Educational Technology in Higher Education | Scoop.it

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