background preloader

Advising Resources

Facebook Twitter

What’s the “problem” with MOOCs? « EdTechDev. In case the quotes didn’t clue you in, this post doesn’t argue against massive open online courses (MOOCs) such as the ones offered by Udacity, Coursera, and edX.

What’s the “problem” with MOOCs? « EdTechDev

I think they are very worthy ventures and will serve to progress our system of higher education. I do however agree with some criticisms of these courses, and that there is room for much more progress. I propose an alternative model for such massive open online learning experiences, or MOOLEs, that focuses on solving “problems,” but first, here’s a sampling of some of the criticisms of MOOCs. Criticisms of MOOCs Khan Academy The organization is unclear and it lacks sufficient learner support.The videos aren’t informed by research and theory on how people learn, and this may diminish the effectiveness of his videos. Are MOOCs a Horseless Carriage? In the book How People Learn (which can be read free online), John Bransford shared the story of Fish is Fish.

MOOC or MMORPG? From MOOC to MOOLE Who’s the teacher in a MOOLE? SchooX - The Academy for Self Learners - Online Courses and Certificates. PeopleSoft Advising V9 Training Materials. Productivity. Sources. Klutch Magnetic Tool Trays — 4-Pc. Set. Overall Rating: Klutch Magnetic Tool Trays — 4-Pc.

Klutch Magnetic Tool Trays — 4-Pc. Set

Set, October 17, 2011 By Nechdm from Jacksonville, FL "A clever idea for an old age problem, never having enough storage space exactly where and when you need it. Describe Yourself: Home Handyman 0points 0out of 0found this review helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Larger than expected and sturdy, March 15, 2011 "Great to attach to the side of a steel tool locker, cabinet, etc. for holding small miscellaneous items.

Could also be used on the refrigerator for keys or spare change. Generous size, great price! " Very handy and a great way to add some space, August 31, 2010 "I use these trays for anything that I regularly use - towels, gloves, measuring tape, flashlights, magnetic pick up tools, spray grease and more. They are a great way to add a little bit of space to your current rollaway, tool box or cart. The only think that could make them better is if the liners themselves were magnetic or came with a magnetic insert. " +1point. Free Planners. BVR Offices. Eligibility Center. Take Any College Class for Free: 236 Open Courseware Collections, Podcasts, and Videos.

World Education Services - International Education Intelligence.

UA Student Services

Curriculum Guides. Welcome to the site for our majors and their respective curriculum guides.

Curriculum Guides

You will see that the guides are arranged by the College in which they are housed. And not all majors are listed on the front. So if you don’t see your major or if you are not sure what your major is or which College it is in please click on the “more” to see a complete list from that college. If you need help, please see an adviser. How to make an appointment. UA Transfer Student Services Center. UA Transfer Guides. Scroll To Top My Akron Calendars Maps Jobs Giving uakron.edu.

UA Transfer Guides

Admissions School Counselor Handbook. UA Undergrad, Grad, Law, Bulletin Archives. Tests.

OHDJFS

UA Colleges & Centers. Academics & Majors. UA offers about 200 undergraduate majors.

Academics & Majors

Whether your dreams involve the stage, studio, classroom, boardroom, laboratory or clinical setting, we'll provide the experiences and education to help make them a reality. Find an undergraduate major or minor. The Office of International Programs is designed to serve the needs of students and faculty members who have a desire to study, work, research or participate in other experiences outside their home countries. Learn more about international programs. (formerly Workforce Development and Continuing/Adult Education)We offer hundreds of noncredit courses, professional-development and recertification programs at times convenient for you. This approach to teaching and learning is assisted by technology. Center for Academic Advising and Student Success Additional locations Brunswick (Midpoint Campus Center)LakewoodMedinaOrrville (Wayne College)Millersburg (Holmes County Higher Education Center, an extension of Wayne College) Find your major.

My Akron Calendars Maps Jobs Giving uakron.edu People News Summit College Find your major Find your future through a degree path in Summit College I want to … work in a health care field work in business or industry . . . build things using engineering & science and technology work in the public or private sector in criminal justice, social work, child care, fire protection, emergency medical care, law enforcement, emergency management; or as a paralegal or an addiction treatment specialist) Other ways to view our degrees Related:

Find your major