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Partnership Model for Entrepreneurial Innovation in Open Online Learning, eLearning Papers. Yuan, Li, Stephen Powell and Olivier, Bill. 2014. Beyond MOOCs: Sustainable Online Learning in Institutions. Centre for Educational Technology & Interoperability Standards (Cetis). Powell, Stephen, and MacNeill, Sheila. 2013. Leadership. Pearltrees. Behind the Blackboard. Pearltrees. IMS Global Announces Record Levels of Member Growth and Adoption of IMS Interoperability Standards. IMS partners with Mozilla Foundation to accelerate adoption and interoperability of badges in the education and workforce sectors.

IMS Global Announces Record Levels of Member Growth and Adoption of IMS Interoperability Standards

Download pdf Lake Mary, Florida, USA – April 21, 2015 – IMS Global Learning Consortium (IMS Global / IMS), the global leader in education technology interoperability and impact, today announced the formation of the IMS Digital Credentialing Initiative. IMS Digital Credentialing aims to further the adoption, integration and transferability of digital credentials, including badges, within institutions, schools, and corporations. IMS will leverage existing experience, expertise and momentum. IMS Digital Credentialing will complement and further IMS’s leadership in competency-based learning, including partnerships with AACRAO and the Competency-Based Education Network (C-BEN) to define extended digital transcript and CBE interoperability.

IMS is seeking to form a group of IMS Digital Credentialing charter members. Pearltrees. Pearltrees. Helix LMS. This ‘Need-to-Know’ blog post series features noteworthy stories that speak of need-to-know developments within higher education and K-12 that have the potential to influence, challenge and/or transform traditional education as we know it. 1) edX Goes CorporateUdacity the for-profit MOOC provider did an about-face a few months ago, shifting its focus from the higher education market to vocational education, partnering with big tech companies.

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Coursera too is reaching out to companies looking for ways to generate a revenue stream. Now edX is going the corporate route. Most disappointing given its not-for-profit premise, which differed significantly from the others—”(edX is) committed to research that will allow us to understand how students learn, how technology can transform learning, and the ways teachers teach on campus and beyond“. Why? Insight: MOOC providers do not (and never did) have a sustainable financial model to offer free courses indefinitely. For more information: Like this: LoudCloud Systems, Inc. Online Learning Consortium, Inc. CFP Main Page | Submission Checklist | Submission Details | Presenter FAQ NOTE: All links on this page will open a new browser tab (or window).

Online Learning Consortium, Inc

You will need an active account with to submit. The Online Learning Consortium invites you to submit a proposal for the 21st Annual International Conference, to be held October 14-16, 2015 at the Walt Disney World Dolphin Hotel in Orlando, Florida in the tracks listed below. Proposed sessions can be targeted to all attendees or novice, intermediate, or expert levels of proficiency. *New for 2015: This year, we are introducing new areas of special interest that may be applicable to conference proposals. K-12: Proposals in this special interest area will address blended or online initiatives that serve the K12 community in the USA and abroad. Guides: Transforming Exams. Explore and use...

Guides: Transforming Exams

Features e-Exam v5 Features Overview [PDF] - a quick one page summary.e-Exam v5 Screens [PDF - updated 25 March 2014] - six preview screens on one page.Demo Features Guide: e-Exam System v5 [PDF - updated 22 Aug 2014] - more detail in the form of a walk-through. Untitled. Knowledge4all - 911.

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100 Websites You Should Know and Use. Entertainment Meet David Peterson, who developed Dothraki for Game of Thrones There are seven different words in Dothraki for striking another person with a sword.

100 Websites You Should Know and Use

Among them: “hlizifikh,” a wild but powerful strike; “hrakkarikh,”a quick and accurate strike; and “gezrikh,” a fake-out or decoy strike. But you won’t find these words in George R. R. Culture My Year of TED: How 54 talks changed a life By Kylie Dunn What do you get when you cross a 39-year-old perfectionist with 54 TED Talks and far more honesty than any person probably needs to experience? Elearning.