To MOOC Or Not To MOOC? That is the question for the learner…

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Do they want to learn in a community with other learners? In addition to traditional course materials such as videos, readings, and problem sets , MOOCs provide interactive user forums that help build a community for students, professors, and teaching assistants (TAs). So in order for this to happen effectively, the MOOC does need to be scheduled so that the community of learners can be built during that time frame just like a brick and mortar course at an institution.

University Partners With Businesses to Improve Education

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SJSU has brought Cisco WebEx Web conferencing to the campus community. Innovating learning with Apple products such as iPads, iBooks, iTunesU and iMovie. Designing more effective learning experiences for students by creating online, hybrid and flipped (viewing recorded lectures at home so instructors can work with students in class) courses. San Jose State seeks to build on what it does now to enhance student learning and preparation for the workplace. San Jose, Calif.

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Google Wave - Twitter - eLearning Learning Best of October 2009

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Presentation: A Pocket University (or iTunesU at Oxford University) - Dont Waste Your Time , October 8, 2009. Customer Competencies, Co-Creation, and Brand Communities - Skilful Minds , October 20, 2009. Design Consulting Tool: Empowering Leaders So You Can Create Effective Design - Designing Impact , October 28, 2009. Best of eLearning Learning. October 2009. October was a really great month for content! Featured Sources.

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If you want more details, one of the community MVPs shared some tips on how to improve your audio quality. Top five tips for creating effective interactions - Spicy Learning , June 14, 2010 Interactions pose a dilemma to all instructional designers. While they can be fun, visually exciting and effective, they can also require a lot of development and be difficult to create. Should Should you join and participate in one more online community? Best of eLearning Learning.

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