MOOC Madness

Vanessa Vaile
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Three Big Changes Ahead for Higher Education
Vanessa Vaile, MOOC Madness, Feb 05, 2013
Reblogged from online learning insights: “The world as we have created it is a process of our thinking. It cannot be changed without changing our thinking.”  Albert Einstein A change of thinking is almost obligatory when considering the future of Higher Education. Last week was the final week of the MOOC Current/Future State of Higher [...] Tue, 05 Feb 2013 18:47:34 +0000 [Comment]

#CFHE12 #Oped12 The Yin and Yang of MOOCs : Part 4 Digital Identity and Openness
Vanessa Vaile, MOOC Madness, Jan 10, 2013
Reblogged from Learner Weblog: In my last post of The Yin and Yang of MOOCs, I shared what I believe to be the Yang (bright) side of MOOCs. This post is devoted to the Yin (dark) side of MOOCs.  I would close it with the Yang (bright) side as the Yin is always embraced under [...] Sun, 23 Dec 2012 01:52:09 +0000 [Comment]

MOOP it up! Massive Open Online Program
VanessaVaile, MOOC Madness, Oct 25, 2012
...Is it a bird, a plane, a #mooc? #CFHE12, another #moocmooc or a FrankenMOOC? Wrong, wrong again and yet again. The last might fit. It’s a #MOOP ormassive open online program, apparently looking to run on volunteer teacher power. Phu Vu, PhD candidate in CI at Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, writes Dear colleagues Probably you [...] Fri, 26 Oct 2012 02:09:55 +0000 [Comment]

Future of Higher Education (#cfhe12) Readings - Week 1 (part 1)
VanessaVaile, MOOC Madness, Oct 16, 2012
Reblogged from All MOOCs, All The Time: The link between MOOCs and the future of education is pretty blatant, so I enrolled in the Siemens & Downes cMOOC The Current/Future State of Higher Education, running over the next few weeks.  The first week is dedicated to what is driving change throughout higher education. UNESCO Report on [...] Tue, 16 Oct 2012 14:24:42 +0000 [Comment]

The Scoop on MOOCs | HASTAC
VanessaVaile, MOOC Madness, Oct 09, 2012
As if there weren’t already too many talking and writing and blogging and tweeting about MOOCs (not too mention seeing pie in the sky and dreaming not of sugar plums but Venture Capitalists). Seemingly natural partners with a clear elective affinity, HASTAC (Humanities, Arts, Sciences and Technology Advanced Collaboratory) and “haystackers” had been regarding MOOCs with a [...] Mon, 08 Oct 2012 23:34:12 +0000 [Comment]

JEO: Call for Papers, January 2013 Issue
VanessaVaile, MOOC Madness, Oct 09, 2012
Journal of Educators OnlineCall for Papers, January 2013 Issue The Journal of Educators Online invites you to submit original papers in the broad area of computer-mediated learning† to include pedagogy, content, technical and organizational issues for the January 2013 issue. Published biannually (January and July), the Journal of Educators Online is an online peer review [...] Fri, 05 Oct 2012 04:04:12 +0000 [Comment]


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