The future of MOOCs

E-Learning Provocateur

One way to do that is to leverage MOOCs for content delivery and provide value-added instruction (discussion, Q&A, worked examples, role plays etc) to local students – who of course will pay a premium for the privilege. The role of the teacher will evolve. MOOCs get a bad rap.

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The future of MOOCs

E-Learning Provocateur

One way to do that is to leverage MOOCs for content delivery and provide value-added instruction (discussion, Q&A, worked examples, role plays etc) to local students – who of course will pay a premium for the privilege. The role of the teacher will evolve. MOOCs get a bad rap.

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Role of L&D in the 21C Workplace

ID Reflections

And this mega-shift calls for some key role changes and skill acquisition for L&D. Facilitating self-driven learning – As course designers and course disseminators, L&D role has been more of that of the sage on the stage. The role of L&D will continue to evolve and expand.

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Digital learning futures

Learning with e's

I touched on personal learning networks, mobile technologies, games and gamification, the use of social media in learning, the role of user generated content, the phenomenon of ubiquitous connection, and technological convergence.

10Q: Martin Weller - the battle for open

Learning with e's

blogs, social media, learning objects, OERs, MOOCs, etc in this period. But there has also been some terrible hype about new developments, and technology can also been seen as a route for commercial interests to undermine the role of the university.

What Makes a MOOC a MOOC?

ID Reflections

The OER movement was the trigger for the MOOCs then. Hence, the role of an enterprise community (learning) manager could become even more imperative in the success of a MOOC. MOOCs have taken the world of higher ed and corporate learning by the proverbial storm. When George Siemens , Dave Cormier and Stephen Downes came up with the concept in 2008, they had a vision of how a “learning design” based on Connectivism could change the face of learning and collaboration.

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EDGEX 2012: About Disruptive Education

ID Reflections

world Learning Analytics, Ubiquitous learning MOOCs, OER University, Stanford AI Role of teachers and coaching in an opendistributed learning environment New forms of assessments There are resources here for those keen to know moreabout connectivism, learnscapes, communities of practices, open design, social networkanalysis and more.

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Top 10 eLearning Predictions for 2010

Tony Karrer

Prediction #9 => Open Content I’m not sure why this already hasn’t had a bigger impact, but workplace learning is going to start to catch up on the value of OCW and OER. Just visit the OER Commons and Open Courseware Consortium.

eLearning Conferences 2011

Tony Karrer

link] or [link] December 1, 2010 UNESCO-Commonwealth of Learning Policy Form on Open Educational Resources (OER): Taking OER beyond the OER Community – Policy and Capacity, UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France.

eLearning Conferences 2013

Tony Karrer

link] December 3-14, 2012 Open Content Licensing for Educators (#OCL4Ed), organized by the OER Foundation, offered online. Clayton R. Wright has done his 28th version of his amazing list of conferences again this year.

The Big Question: how can we leverage open content in workplace learning?

Clive on Learning

The March Big Question on the Learning Circuits Blog asks why it is that open content initiatives such as the OER Commons and the Open Courseware Consortium haven't had a bigger impact.

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How can “Open Education Resources” deliver value?

Spark Your Interest

It’s hard to say that open/free is bad in most situations, but I’m going to distill this down to “how can OER deliver value&# ? . for success: Gotta be generic – most of the OER that I suggest are targeting fairly generic skills/knowledge – management is management, project planning, presentation skills, etc. Over on the learning circuits blog, this month’s Big Question is… How do we leverage Open Content in Workplace Learning?

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Top 74 eLearning Posts from September 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Four roles for social media in workplace learning - Clive on Learning , September 28, 2010 I write this as I travel to Birmingham to participate in a panel discussion with Nick Shackleton-Jones and Robin Hoyle on the role of social media in learning. Reusing eLearning material (OER) from other sources or not, asks UNESCO. concerning OER. Best of eLearning Learning in September 2010. As always, great stuff found in the eLearning world in September.