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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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7 New MOOC-Based Fully Online Master's Degrees Announced by EdX — Class Central

7 New MOOC-Based Fully Online Master's Degrees Announced by EdX — Class Central | Learning with MOOCs | Scoop.it
In addition to another degree offering from Georgia Tech, a Master's in Cybersecurity, six more universities have partnered with edX to put degree programs online.
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EdX Certificate Programs Aim to Deliver Immediate Pathways to Careers -- Campus Technology

EdX Certificate Programs Aim to Deliver Immediate Pathways to Careers -- Campus Technology | Learning with MOOCs | Scoop.it
New edX programs, created in collaboration with industry professionals and universities, are designed to build or advance critical skills for in-demand careers like software development and data science.
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Why Udacity and EdX Want to Trademark the Degrees of the Future—and What’s at Stake for Students (EdSurge News)

Why Udacity and EdX Want to Trademark the Degrees of the Future—and What’s at Stake for Students (EdSurge News) | Learning with MOOCs | Scoop.it

No one owns the term “master’s degree.” But upstart education providers dream of getting a lock on the words for the next generation of online graduate certifications. Their strategy says a lot about how today’s online programs differ from those in the past (Hint: duration and price are just one
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The Results of Integrating a MOOC Into On-Campus Teaching

The Results of Integrating a MOOC Into On-Campus Teaching | Learning with MOOCs | Scoop.it
What can MOOCs teach us about how to improve traditional on-campus courses?
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Though MOOCs have proved to be a boon, they fall short in some crucial areas

Though MOOCs have proved to be a boon, they fall short in some crucial areas | Learning with MOOCs | Scoop.it

Digitisation has revolutionised several spheres of our lives — from education to online shopping, ordering food, Net banking and much more. In the education sector, particularly, it has broadened the scope of learning. Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) have emerged as a popular medium of learning, making educational content on various topics and subjects available online for any learner.

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Employees moving to digital education platforms like edX, Coursera to gain new skills - The Economic Times

Employees moving to digital education platforms like edX, Coursera to gain new skills - The Economic Times | Learning with MOOCs | Scoop.it
MOOCs like Coursera were under scanner for low conversion rates, but have now come up with cohort groups and messaging platforms to connect students.
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The Pedagogy of MOOCs

The Pedagogy of MOOCs | Learning with MOOCs | Scoop.it
There is a great deal of energy, enthusiasm, and change happening in today's education sector. Existing and new education providers are leveraging the Internet, ICT infrastructure, digital content, open licensing, social networking, and interaction to create new forms of education. Open Educational Resources (OER) (including open textbooks), Open Access, and Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs)…
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edX - Is The Traditional College Education An Endangered Species?

edX - Is The Traditional College Education An Endangered Species? | Learning with MOOCs | Scoop.it
At the recent Reimagine Education conference at Wharton, Agarwal said that edX is trying to take MOOCs to a new level and represents the future
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Learning with MOOCs - Geelong Library and Heritage Centre

Learning with MOOCs - Geelong Library and Heritage Centre | Learning with MOOCs | Scoop.it
Eventbrite - eKnow How presents Learning with MOOCs - Geelong Library and Heritage Centre - Friday, 29 April 2016 at Geelong Library, Geelong, VIC. Find event and ticket information.
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EdTech: Why Employers From Google To Goldman Sachs Are Warming To Moocs

EdTech: Why Employers From Google To Goldman Sachs Are Warming To Moocs | Learning with MOOCs | Scoop.it

When Moocs — massive open online courses — first exploded onto the scene, their value to employers was a point of contention for business schools.

 

Yet as they evolve and capture the attention of millions of learners, Udacity, Coursera, edX and Lydna.com are betting that companies will hold them in the same esteem as campus courses. Some say we’re already there.

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EdX Edge: Big MOOC’s Little Bro

EdX Edge: Big MOOC’s Little Bro | Learning with MOOCs | Scoop.it
So far in the very few months I’ve been at my new job, I’ve been introduced to several new tools. The second LMS of the year is now EdX Edge, the smaller sibling to EdX.org, meant for courses that aren’t quite at that massively open level. For OOCs, if you will. I’ve been very impressed.
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MOOC advantage

MOOC advantage | Learning with MOOCs | Scoop.it
With the advent of technology, e-learning is rapidly gaining importance and momentum. With the government aiming at digitising India with its ‘Digital India’ initiative, educational institutes are als
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Would better supports help MOOCs boost community colleges' reach?

Would better supports help MOOCs boost community colleges' reach? | Learning with MOOCs | Scoop.it
Massive open online courses were going to revolutionize higher education. That hasn’t happened, but more colleges and universities are considering how to incorporate them into their existing operations. Arizona State University offers the Global Freshman Academy, giving students a year’s worth of coursework in an edX MOOC format, and Georgia Tech now delivers a Master’s in Computer Science degree through Udacity’s MOOC platform.
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After the Hype, Do MOOC Ventures Like edX Still Matter?

After the Hype, Do MOOC Ventures Like edX Still Matter? | Learning with MOOCs | Scoop.it
Five years and 11 million students on, Anant Agarwal, chief executive of the nonprofit organization, says there is still plenty of innovation to come from the venture and its university partners: “We’re just getting started.”
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Oxford announces its partnership with edX and its first MOOC | University of Oxford

Oxford announces its partnership with edX and its first MOOC | University of Oxford | Learning with MOOCs | Scoop.it
The University has announced a new development in its Digital Education Strategy: a partnership with edX which means that, as from today, people can start to enrol for its first massive open online course.
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MIT, edX Extend Reach to 1.7 Million Online Students

MIT, edX Extend Reach to 1.7 Million Online Students | Learning with MOOCs | Scoop.it
edX, MIT, and now MITx are reaching a tremendous number of students worldwide with an increasing number of free MOOCs on a variety of topics.
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Popular MITx philosophy MOOC introduces instructor grading

Popular MITx philosophy MOOC introduces instructor grading | Learning with MOOCs | Scoop.it
A popular MOOC from MITx, Introduction to Philosophy: God, Knowledge and Consciousness, will enable students to obtain a verified ID certificate and have their work graded and commented upon by MIT philosophers.
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Harvard University Will Teach A MOOC in Virtual Reality - Class Central's MOOC Report

Harvard University Will Teach A MOOC in Virtual Reality - Class Central's MOOC Report | Learning with MOOCs | Scoop.it
Find out when Harvard's most popular course is coming to virtual reality, and what some of the benefits might be for students.
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MOOC courses have not gained as much popularity as expected | The Ithacan

MOOC courses have not gained as much popularity as expected | The Ithacan | Learning with MOOCs | Scoop.it
In 2013, some educators feared massive open online courses would eliminate the need for the traditional residential college experience, with free classes that anyone could access. However, they have not gained as much traction as originally expected.
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Rowe's Jazz Session Reaches 600+ Around the World

Rowe's Jazz Session Reaches 600+ Around the World | Learning with MOOCs | Scoop.it

Performance Offered as Part of Jazz: The Music, The Stories, The Players edX Course

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Personal Learning MOOC: Instructor Stephen Downes

Personal Learning MOOC: Instructor Stephen Downes | Learning with MOOCs | Scoop.it
This course explores the topic of learning in three ways: first, through an examination of research and development issues related to the topic; second, through interaction with a personal learning environment (specifically: LPSS) to take the course; and third, through activities supporting the development of a personal learning environment at a conceptual level.
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Online course shows how to maximise career success

Online course shows how to maximise career success | Learning with MOOCs | Scoop.it
Learn the most effective strategies to find the job you want in this free online course.
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Education with a guide on the side

Education with a guide on the side | Learning with MOOCs | Scoop.it
More than 300,000 Australian children started kindergarten over the past two weeks, embarking on an educational journey that will be vastly different from one that I experienced at my school — managed by the religious order of the De La Salle Brothers.
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We started this idea with a pilot project a while ago. Guide or any guide of printable resource to accompany the learner is such a great idea

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There’s a lot we’re not learning when we try to learn online

There’s a lot we’re not learning when we try to learn online | Learning with MOOCs | Scoop.it

Online learning, in 2016, is no longer the cautious experiment it once was. Universities all over the world are warming up to the idea of internet-based degree programs, while free online education—popularly offered in the form of massive open online courses, or MOOCs—remains a booming area.

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International Education News l The PIE News l Anant Agarwal, CEO, edX, USA

International Education News l The PIE News l Anant Agarwal, CEO, edX, USA | Learning with MOOCs | Scoop.it
News and business analysis for Professionals in International Education
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