The future of MOOCs

E-Learning Provocateur

Sure, the pedagogy may not be perfect, but the alternative is much worse. As the latest edition of Educause Review indicates, universities are fee-for-service businesses. There’s no point rehashing the same lectures when the world’s best authorities have already recorded them and offered them to the world as OERs. The pedagogy of MOOCs will be enriched. MOOCs get a bad rap.

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The future of MOOCs

E-Learning Provocateur

Sure, the pedagogy may not be perfect, but the alternative is much worse. As the latest edition of Educause Review indicates, universities are fee-for-service businesses. There’s no point rehashing the same lectures when the world’s best authorities have already recorded them and offered them to the world as OERs. The pedagogy of MOOCs will be enriched. MOOCs get a bad rap.

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14 Articles on MOOCs

Jay Cross

A pedagogy of abundance or a pedagogy to support human beings? He would like to see curricula and pedagogy move away from knowledge and skills to be a “pedagogy for human beings.” A pedagogy of abundance or a pedagogy to support human beings? Open All the Way: MOOCs, OER, and Open Education. In this session we will discuss the global implications; the evolving models; business plans; and how to launch and administer a massive worldwide class.

195 posts about MOOCs

Jay Cross

She’s a Berkman Fellow and at the Harvard Business School. X-based learning: sorting out pedagogies and design CLARK QUINN | THURSDAY, APRIL 12, 2012. Google: first MOOP (Massive Online Open Pedagogy) DONALD CLARK PLAN B | MONDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 2013. MOOCs , OER University, Stanford AI. Business+MOOCs. Business+ MOOCs. Contributed to the UNESCO OER discussion list , February 16, 2009. Page 1 of 2. Previous | Next. GEORGE SIEMENS. JUNE 3, 2012.

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eLearning Conferences 2013

Tony Karrer

link] December 3-5, 2012 mHealth Summit: Technology, Business, Research and Policy , Gaylord National Resort, Washington, DC, USA. link] December 3-14, 2012 Open Content Licensing for Educators (#OCL4Ed), organized by the OER Foundation, offered online. link] December 11, 2012 Project Management for Publishing , organized by the Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers (ALPSP), Said Business School, Oxford, UK. Clayton R.