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Articles on online learning in higher education, with an emphasis on massive open online courses.
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Are MOOCs the Future of Online Education?

Are MOOCs the Future of Online Education? | Higher Education: Online Learning & MOOCs | Scoop.it
Could MOOCs be the future of online education?
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The ADDIE Instructional Design Model Infographic

The ADDIE Instructional Design Model Infographic | Higher Education: Online Learning & MOOCs | Scoop.it
The ADDIE instructional design model is possibly the best-known idm. Check both the ADDIE Infographic and the ADDIE PowerPoint Presentation.
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Study documents how much students text during class | Inside Higher Ed

Study documents how much students text during class | Inside Higher Ed | Higher Education: Online Learning & MOOCs | Scoop.it
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MOOC Fatigue or How We Learned to Stop Worrying and Embrace the MOOC

MOOC Fatigue or How We Learned to Stop Worrying and Embrace the MOOC | Higher Education: Online Learning & MOOCs | Scoop.it
Is it just us, or are we already suffering from “MOOC fatigue”? Who would have thought that such a question could be asked of a phenomenon that has only just begun? Yet the winds of hype, fanned by...
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Un-Hired Ed: The Growing Adjunct Crisis

Un-Hired Ed: The Growing Adjunct Crisis | Higher Education: Online Learning & MOOCs | Scoop.it
A look at the growing adjunct employment crisis in American higher education.
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MOOCs: A Disruptive Innovation or Not? -

MOOCs: A Disruptive Innovation or Not? - | Higher Education: Online Learning & MOOCs | Scoop.it
Nearly five years ago on October 27, 2008 Clayton Christensen and Michael Horn briefed participants at an American Enterprise Institute [AEI] meeting on “Disruptive Innovation in Education and Health Care.” Christensen and his work were well known...
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7 Myths and Facts About Online Learning [Infographic]

7 Myths and Facts About Online Learning [Infographic] | Higher Education: Online Learning & MOOCs | Scoop.it
The number of online learning students is close to 7 million....we'd say now's the time to dispel some of those online learning myths and get at the click into school truth!
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MOOC Students Who Got Offline Help Scored Higher, Study Finds - Wired Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education

MOOC Students Who Got Offline Help Scored Higher, Study Finds - Wired Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education | Higher Education: Online Learning & MOOCs | Scoop.it
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Imminent Chaos

Imminent Chaos | Higher Education: Online Learning & MOOCs | Scoop.it
Georgia Tech's announcement of a low-cost, professional Online Master of Computer Science degrees is the beginning of rapid change in higher education. Will...
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eSchool News » 10 ed-tech tools of the 70s, 80s, and 90s » Print

eSchool News » 10 ed-tech tools of the 70s, 80s, and 90s » Print | Higher Education: Online Learning & MOOCs | Scoop.it
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Eduventures | Learning from MOOCs: Unmasking the weaknesses of online education

Eduventures | Learning from MOOCs: Unmasking the weaknesses of online education | Higher Education: Online Learning & MOOCs | Scoop.it
Learning from MOOCs: Unmasking the weaknesses of online education http://t.co/1m6m90K8Am http://t.co/A1fR4OgXL0
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CETIS vocabularies project : JISC

CETIS vocabularies project : JISC | Higher Education: Online Learning & MOOCs | Scoop.it

"The JISC Pedagogical Vocabularies project was a short study, managed by CETIS, to scope the potential for identification, development and use of pedagogical vocabularies for the UK post-16 and HE communities."

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Survey finds that business executives aren't focused on the majors of those they hire | Inside Higher Ed

Survey finds that business executives aren't focused on the majors of those they hire | Inside Higher Ed | Higher Education: Online Learning & MOOCs | Scoop.it
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Top 10 e-Learning Statistics for 2014 You Need To Know

Top 10 e-Learning Statistics for 2014 You Need To Know | Higher Education: Online Learning & MOOCs | Scoop.it
The rise in e-Learning's popularity isn't showing any signs of slowing. In fact, judging by the following Top 10 eLearning statistics for 2014 article and infographic, the future of the e-Learning Industry is brighter than ever.
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Shorter Classes are Key to Education Future, According to Coursera Founder - Business Administration Information

Shorter Classes are Key to Education Future, According to Coursera Founder - Business Administration Information | Higher Education: Online Learning & MOOCs | Scoop.it
Coursera co-founder claims that shorter classes – courses that run just three weeks, for example – are better for students than longer courses.
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How Smartphones and Tablets Are Changing Higher Education

How Smartphones and Tablets Are Changing Higher Education | Higher Education: Online Learning & MOOCs | Scoop.it
Adobe’s recent study on mobile computing sheds light on mobile usage.
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Google and friends put the 'open' back into MOOCs

The entrance of Google into the Massive Open Online Courses market this week has the potential to reignite the spirit of openness that saw these alternative routes into higher education emerge in the first…...
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Top 3 practices for retaining online learners, as rated by campus officials on a recent poll

Top 3 practices for retaining online learners, as rated by campus officials on a recent poll | Higher Education: Online Learning & MOOCs | Scoop.it
A spring 2013 Noel-Levitz poll of higher education officials found that faculty development and technical support were highly-rated practices for ensuring the success of online learners.
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Innovation Excellence | 10 Emerging Educational Technologies & How They Are Being Used Across the Globe

Innovation Excellence | 10 Emerging Educational Technologies & How They Are Being Used Across the Globe | Higher Education: Online Learning & MOOCs | Scoop.it
For over a decade, the New Media Consortium (NMC) has been charting the landscape of emerging technologies in teaching, learning, and creative inquiry on a global scale.
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Calvin online teacher is first educator to test Google Glass - News and Stories - Calvin College

Calvin online teacher is first educator to test Google Glass - News and Stories - Calvin College | Higher Education: Online Learning & MOOCs | Scoop.it
Calvin College, located on a 400-acre campus in Grand Rapids, Michigan, is a top-rated, four-year, Christian liberal arts college offering 100 majors and programs.
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Integrate iPads Into Bloom's Digital Taxonomy With This 'Padagogy Wheel' - Edudemic

Integrate iPads Into Bloom's Digital Taxonomy With This 'Padagogy Wheel' - Edudemic | Higher Education: Online Learning & MOOCs | Scoop.it
The Padagogy Wheel takes an expanded approach Bloom's Digital Taxonomy and offers 62 iPad apps that fit into the organized chaos that is Bloom's.
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The Teacher's Guide To Choosing The Best Digital Content - Edudemic

The Teacher's Guide To Choosing The Best Digital Content - Edudemic | Higher Education: Online Learning & MOOCs | Scoop.it
Here's a handy visual step-by-step guide to choosing the best digital content for a blended learning environment. Useful for all skill levels!
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Peer Learning, Online Learning, MOOCs, and Me: Response to the Chronicle of Higher Education | HASTAC

Peer Learning, Online Learning, MOOCs, and Me: Response to the Chronicle of Higher Education | HASTAC | Higher Education: Online Learning & MOOCs | Scoop.it
RT @CathyNDavidson: Peer Learning, Online Learning, #MOOCs, and Me: Response to the Chronicle of Higher Education http://t.co/oxMNtl8VEU
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The Skills Both Online Students And Teachers Must Have - Edudemic

The Skills Both Online Students And Teachers Must Have - Edudemic | Higher Education: Online Learning & MOOCs | Scoop.it
What does it take to have an effective online classroom? These skills are critical for both online students and teachers.
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Strategies for Educators in the new Landscape of MOOCs : A White Paper

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