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Donald Clark Plan B: MOOCs: Adoption curve explains a lot

Donald Clark Plan B: MOOCs: Adoption curve explains a lot | MOOC Research | Scoop.it
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After Setbacks, Online Courses Are Rethought

After Setbacks, Online Courses Are Rethought | MOOC Research | Scoop.it
Large-scale online courses, hailed as a way to democratize higher education, have so far been plagued by very high attrition rates.
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Donald Clark Plan B: MOOC Platforms : a primer - biggies, newbies & freebooters

Donald Clark Plan B: MOOC Platforms : a primer - biggies, newbies & freebooters | MOOC Research | Scoop.it
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MOOC Students Attracted Most By Course Topics - InformationWeek

MOOC Students Attracted Most By Course Topics - InformationWeek | MOOC Research | Scoop.it
Of those who drop out, 68% said they got too busy to continue, according to Canvas survey.
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Building a Sense of Community in MOOCs -- Campus Technology

Building a Sense of Community in MOOCs -- Campus Technology | MOOC Research | Scoop.it
MOOCs' massive class sizes can breed a sense of isolation, but they also offer unique opportunities for student interaction and collaboration.
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Scores Improve in New Round of San Jose State's Experiment With Udacity - Wired Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Scores Improve in New Round of San Jose State's Experiment With Udacity - Wired Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education | MOOC Research | Scoop.it
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LIMRA overseas education consultant Blog - study abroad | study abroad programs

LIMRA overseas education consultant Blog - study abroad | study abroad programs | MOOC Research | Scoop.it
LIMRA Study Abroad Blog | Find a Study Abroad Program to study in USA, UK,
CANADA, Australia, France, Singapore and Germany
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LinkedIn Enters the College-Marketing Fray - Wired Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education

LinkedIn Enters the College-Marketing Fray - Wired Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education | MOOC Research | Scoop.it
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Behind-The-Scenes: How MOOCs Are Getting Money - Edudemic

Behind-The-Scenes: How MOOCs Are Getting Money - Edudemic | MOOC Research | Scoop.it
A new chart details how MOOCs are getting money, from where, and the many players behind the scenes.
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The Modest MOOC: How the Knight Center For Journalism Put On 5 Classes In 10 Months - moocnewsandreviews.com

The Modest MOOC: How the Knight Center For Journalism Put On 5 Classes In 10 Months - moocnewsandreviews.com | MOOC Research | Scoop.it
Q&A with Rosental Avles, Director of the Knight Center for Journalism about how their first year of experience offering several MOOCs in one discipline.
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Beyond Dropouts and Dabblers: A Broader View of Auditing MOOCs - moocnewsandreviews.com

Beyond Dropouts and Dabblers: A Broader View of Auditing MOOCs - moocnewsandreviews.com | MOOC Research | Scoop.it
Many so-called MOOC dropouts are actually auditing MOOCs. While we should continue to learn about barriers to full MOOC participation, we should also recognize the diverse ways people leverage MOOCs to further their learning interests.
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OER MOOC: Reviewing COER13 Using Conole's 12 Dimensions Rubric - moocnewsandreviews.com

OER MOOC: Reviewing COER13 Using Conole's 12 Dimensions Rubric - moocnewsandreviews.com | MOOC Research | Scoop.it
A review of the OER MOOC COER13, Course on Open Education Resources, using Gráinne Conole’s rubric of 12 dimensions to evaluate a MOOC.
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The Many Uses of MOOCs

The Many Uses of MOOCs | MOOC Research | Scoop.it
By Jill Cueni-Cohen Massive open online courses present a cost-effective way for companies to provide their workers with training and development opportunities, but experts say there are also marketing and recruiting opportunities for HR leaders...
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To Measure a MOOC's Value, Just Ask Students

To Measure a MOOC's Value, Just Ask Students | MOOC Research | Scoop.it
Survey results from those who passed a Northwestern professor's massive open online course suggest they understand the balance between educating and credentialing.
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MOOCs Are Largely Reaching Privileged Learners, Survey Finds – Wired Campus - Blogs - The Chronicle of Higher Education

MOOCs Are Largely Reaching Privileged Learners, Survey Finds – Wired Campus - Blogs - The Chronicle of Higher Education | MOOC Research | Scoop.it
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MOOC Interrupted: Top 10 Reasons Our Readers Didn’t Finish a Massive Open Online Course

MOOC Interrupted: Top 10 Reasons Our Readers Didn’t Finish a Massive Open Online Course | MOOC Research | Scoop.it
On Tuesday, we gave you a Visualization of the Big Problem for MOOCs, which comes down to this: low completion rates.
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UK universities embrace the free, open, online future of higher education powered by The Open University

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The corridor of uncertainty: The silent majority - why are MOOC forums counterproductive?

The corridor of uncertainty: The silent majority - why are MOOC forums counterproductive? | MOOC Research | Scoop.it
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Let's Talk about MOOC (online) Education--And Also About Massively Outdated Traditional Education (MOTEs)

Let's Talk about MOOC (online) Education--And Also About Massively Outdated Traditional Education (MOTEs) | MOOC Research | Scoop.it
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Education Technology Trends – Part I – Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs)

Education Technology Trends – Part I – Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) | MOOC Research | Scoop.it
ProgrammableWeb.com keeps you up to date with web mashups and APIs: what's new, interesting, useful and important. Hundreds of mashups and APIs. Contribute, search, view, and chart them.

Via Dr. Susan Bainbridge
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5 Potential Ways MOOCs Will Evolve - Edudemic

5 Potential Ways MOOCs Will Evolve - Edudemic | MOOC Research | Scoop.it
Massive Open Online Courses (aka MOOCs) are the biggest trend affecting education right now. They've gotten the attention of VCs, Harvard, MIT, and students around the world. So what's the big deal and what does the future hold?
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Georgia Tech's MOOC Masters: An end to high cost higher ed?

For those still believing that MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) pose no threat to established universities, Georgia Tech has launched the first accredited fully online Masters of Computer Science based…...
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The Biggest Online Learning Trends Of The Year - Edudemic

The Biggest Online Learning Trends Of The Year - Edudemic | MOOC Research | Scoop.it
There are a host of online learning trends that have popped up over the year. Here's a detailed look at each of them.
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Researchers wait to see if students want transfer credits for MOOCs | Inside Higher Ed

Researchers wait to see if students want transfer credits for MOOCs | Inside Higher Ed | MOOC Research | Scoop.it
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