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Massive Open Online Course (MOOC)

What Is a MOOC? A massive open online course (MOOC) is a model for delivering learning content online to any person who wants to take a course, with no limit on attendance. This updated ELI 7 Things You Should Know About MOOCs II (June 2013) provides additional key facts about MOOCs. A short video about MOOCs and the connected age. MOOC Resources How Students Engage with a Remedial English Writing MOOC: A Case Study in Learning Analytics with Big Data, ELI Brief, March 2015. Previous Events EDUCAUSE Sprint 2013, July 30–August 1. Looking for more sessions on MOOCs? MOOCs of Interest Current/Future State of Higher Education 2012. MOOC Providers

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The ideals and reality of participating in a MOOC - Parade@Portsmouth Mackness, J., Mak, S. and Williams, Roy (2010) The ideals and reality of participating in a MOOC. In: Dirckinck-Holmfeld, L., Hodgson, V., Jones, C., De Laat, M., McConnell, D. and Ryberg, T., eds. Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Networked Learning 2010:. University of Lancaster, Lancaster, pp. 266-275. ABLE ABLE has been providing library basics for library staff world-wide since 1998. Over 5,000 ABLE Course Completion Certificates have been printed and distributed to individuals in 32 countries.A recent user commented:Thank you for such generosity in sharing your knowledge.....I work as a library aide in two schools in Brisbane, Australia. Your courses will be invaluable to me and many others....A big thank you to all the people at the Idaho Commission for Libraries whose thoughtfulness, knowledge and hard work has contributed to this venture. All the best, Helen Abbott, Teacher Aide, Brisbane, Australia No registration is required, simply click on the links below and begin learning.NOTE: If you recently tried the courses and they didn't work -- try again. First clear the cache on your web browser and then open the files.

What is a MOOC? - MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) The MOOCs have just born and, therefore, are in a process of transformation and settlement and nobody can categorically say what a MOOC is. But in some way, MOOCs are the natural evolution of OpenCourseWare, first created by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in 2001. Therefore, it does not surprise that the MIT also leads the development of MOOCs, first with MITx, and then with edX. Bloomberg Briefs I’ve been to two big gatherings of on-demand workers — the service-providers available through the apps of companies such as Uber, Lyft, TaskRabbit and Homejoy. At the first meeting, last spring, drivers assembled in San Francisco to protest their treatment by Uber. They said the ride-hailing company was exploiting them.

Community of Research 2.0 » Part I: Academic MOOCs and the Question of Competence As the date of paper submission for the LTEC 2015 comes closer with a threatening speed, I will concentrate on the parts of my M.A. Thesis that will be interesting aspects for the paper. I therefore choose to work on the aspects and relationship of competences, higher education, global online courses (general and with focus on MOOCs) this week. I’d like to share and put to discussion two models (still in the stage of a draft!!!)

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Massive Open Online Courses Infographic MOOC Infographics At the MOOCs Infographic you will find out what is a MOOC, the major MOOC providers, course offered, user demographics, and more interesting MOOC in-signs! Via: Embed This Education Infographic on your Site or Blog! Copy and Paste the following code! A change management checklist - Leading change To improve your odds, use this change management checklist Organizations must become increasingly able to change quickly and easily. The business must be flexible yet capable of implementing and sustaining organizational change.

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