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#FREE! #Moodle #MOOC on #WizIQ Starting June 1, 2013

Teaching with Moodle is a self-paced 4-week course for teachers and anyone interested in teaching online using Moodle, WizIQ, and other web technologies starting June 1, 2013. The course is in the spirt of open education and is completely free. … Continue reading

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Reflecting on Teaching & Learning: Designing & Running A MOOC

I participated in CCK 11 and the facilitators were Stephen Downes and George Siemens. The course was unlike any learning experience I had ever had before. Here’s why: 1. Changed relationship between teacher & learner Teacher, as the term is … Continue reading

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MOOC Mania: Everyone’s Doing It

To begin, here’s a Massive List Of MOOC Resources, Lit And Literati. Now, I´ll be honest. That’s an old list. It was published by Erica St. Angel on June 25, 2012. The last update was 08.14.2012. August 2012 by internet … Continue reading

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Leadership 2.0 – Open Course #leadership20 (by George Couros)

Leadership 2.0 – Open Course #leadership20 September 24, 2012 By George Couros Source: Connected Principals.com Starting on October 2nd, I am very pleased to announce that Parkland School Division, in conjunction with the Central Alberta Regional Consortium, will be holding … Continue reading

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Heads react cautiously to Michael Gove’s plans for an English Baccalaureate Certificate

‘The devil is in the detail’ – heads react to EBC Date: 19th September 2012 Author: Dorothy Lepkowska Theme: Curriculum, Education Policy, Exams and Assessment, Leadership, Teacher Subject: English, Humanities, Languages, Mathematics, Science, STEM Tags: English Baccalaureate, English Baccalaureate Certificate, … Continue reading

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#MOOC: You Are Now A Courserian: Welcome to Coursera!

Hi Thomas Jerome Baker, Welcome to Coursera! You’ve just joined a community of hundreds of thousands of students who are taking courses, and changing the face of higher education. At Coursera, you can take courses from the top universities, for … Continue reading

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Free #MOOC Think Again: How to Reason and Argue (Duke University)

Walter Sinnott-Armstrong, Ram Neta (Duke University) Reasoning is important. This course will teach you how to do it well. You will learn how to understand and assess arguments by other people and how to construct good arguments of your own … Continue reading

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New! Free MOOC Course: Fundamentals of Online Education (Planning and Application)

Fundamentals of Online Education: Planning and Application Fatimah Wirth Georgia Institute of Technology This is an introductory course on the fundamentals of online education. You will learn how to convert your face-to-face class into a robust online course based on … Continue reading

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MOOCs’ Contradictions (Learning in a MOOC)

by David Touve Inside Higher Ed September 11, 2012 Bio David Touve is assistant professor of business administration at Washington and Lee University. In recent months, many of the most prominent research universities announced forays into free online courses. As … Continue reading

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Problema de plata (Money Problems): Educación el doble de cara, pero igual de mala (Twice as expensive, just as bad as ever)

Seguimos hablando de educación. Está bien. Es un tema importante. Tal vez el más importante de todos en este momento. Pero lo que no comparto es que sigamos hablando de educación casi únicamente en torno a montos de dinero. por … Continue reading

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