The 50 Most Popular MOOCs of All Time Twenty years ago, online education made higher ed exponentially more affordable and accessible. Today, MOOCs are poised to do the same. MOOCs – or Massive Open Online Courses – are picking up momentum in popularity – at least in terms of initial enrollment. Unlike regular college/ university courses, MOOCs can attract many thousands of enrollees around the world. How to become an e-teacher - Ecolearning What is an e-Teacher? An e-Teacher is someone who creates his/her own MOOC in our platforms, following the ECO sMOOC pedagogic model. Can I become an e-Teacher? How? Have you taken any of our MOOCs and the “sMOOC Step by Step”?
Blog We’ve been working hard over the past four months trying to reimagine Codecademy and we couldn’t be happier to finally unveil it to the world. We have redefined every component under our brand, from a single button on our dashboard to our email template, business cards, slides and even apparel. We had been discussing a design refresh for a while, but somehow it always ended up being pushed to the side. Finally, in October last year, after completing a user segmentation project that brought to live the main user archetypes of Codecademy.com, it quickly became apparent that if we wanted to grow and mature as a brand, we required a thorough redesign of our entire product. Why a redesign?
Are We MOOC'd Out? MOOCs (massive open online courses) have been around a few years. My company, Udemy, has been around since 2010. However, it wasn’t until 2012 that MOOCs became the so-called next big thing. Last November, The New York Times declared 2012 “The Year of the MOOC.” And with that pronouncement came a pronounced backlash. Well, maybe “backlash” is too strong a word, but there is no doubt that once the hype cycle reached its zenith late last year, the rising chorus of voices declaring they are over MOOCs seemed to just keep getting louder. Massive open online course Poster, entitled "MOOC, every letter is negotiable", exploring the meaning of the words "massive open online course" A massive open online course (MOOC /muːk/) is an online course aimed at unlimited participation and open access via the web. In addition to traditional course materials, such as filmed lectures, readings, and problem sets, many MOOCs provide interactive courses with user forums to support community interactions among students, professors, and teaching assistants (TAs), as well as immediate feedback to quick quizzes and assignments. MOOCs are a recent and widely researched development in distance education, first introduced in 2006 and emerged as a popular mode of learning in 2012. Early MOOCs often emphasized open-access features, such as open licensing of content, structure and learning goals, to promote the reuse and remixing of resources.
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