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All of AI Class is now available through Udacity along with many other classes! This site (www.ai-class.com) will redirect to www.udacity.com starting in February 2013. Class has ended, but you can still log in here. Sign in I'm greatly enjoying the class and amazed by how much I was able to learn in one month.
You are not logged in.   CCK12 week 1 recordings are now available: - MP3 Audio- Collaborate Connectivism and Connective Knowledge is an open online course that over 12 weeks explores the concepts of connectivism and connective knowledge and explore their application as a framework for theories of teaching and learning. Participation is open to everyone and there are no fees or subscriptions required. Register Here The course will outline a connectivist understanding of educational systems of the future. Welcome to CCK12 ~ Connectivism & Connective Knowledge 2012
(Cross posted at the ASCD Whole Child Blog, here is a snip from my new book, co-authored with Rob Manabelli, which comes out in May.) Seventh/eighth grade teacher Clarence Fisher has an interesting way of describing his classroom up in Snow Lake, Manitoba. As he tells it, it has “thin walls,” meaning that despite being eight hours north of the nearest metropolitan airport, his students are getting out into the world on a regular basis, using the Web to connect and collaborate with students in far flung places from around the globe. The name of Clarence’s blog, “Remote Access,” sums up nicely the opportunities that his students have in their networked classroom. “Learning is only as powerful as the network it occurs in,” Clarence says. Personal Learning Networks (An Excerpt)
“As educational technology is becoming more mainstream through social media and mobile devices, there is a rising interest to find methodologies that build upon these new technologies to enhance the learning and teaching process. MOOC is one of these emerging formats. A MOOC can boost your institutional, corporate, or NGO knowledge, if you are open to its innovative approach.” A MOOC is a Massive Open Online Course. Explore a New Learning Frontier: MOOCs by Inge de Waard