Learning with MOOCs
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MOOCs are a new educational learning paradigm. Explore how to use MOOCs effectively and keep up with the latest MOOC news! - The University of Melbourne offer a range of MOOCs, check out out courses --> https://www.coursera.org/unimelb
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Why My Kids Finished Their MOOC When Most Adults Don’t (EdSurge News)

Why My Kids Finished Their MOOC  When Most Adults Don’t (EdSurge News) | Learning with MOOCs | Scoop.it
My 9-year-old twins recently completed a five-week MOOC (massive open online course). I thought I’d be a proud, high-fiving dad, but MOOC completion rates hover around 6%, so when they completed the MOOC, I was mostly puzzled. Something went terribly… right.Brain Chase is an online learning experien
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Peter Mellow's curator insight, September 21, 2015 6:27 PM

Why not consider finding a free online course to do with your children? Give them a taset of University study, or help them find a subject they are interested in to study at University?

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3 MOOCs for kids | Funderstanding: Education, Curriculum and Learning Resources

3 MOOCs for kids | Funderstanding: Education, Curriculum and Learning Resources | Learning with MOOCs | Scoop.it

What is a MOOC? It’s a Massive Open Online Course, an online class that anyone can join. And it’s free. The amazing thing about MOOCs is that there are lots of options from top notch educators.

 

Sounds great, right? It is. Kind of. There are so many options for MOOCs. And to date too many of the courses are teaching in traditional ways, but just relying on the technology to transmit the traditional methods.

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