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Learning To Read Poems...For Real

ModPo is really fun and keeps me busy. We have a close reading assignment due and there us a live webcast tonight. I really like the poem I selected for my assignment *surprise surprise*. 43 more words

Daily Life

“Mining Massive Datasets,” a Stanford course taught by a trio of instructors including Kosmix and Junglee founder, and former Amazon technology director, Anand Rajaraman, will be available on Coursera… 62 more words

Free online education

The invention and widespread use of computers has had a massive impact on how things are done. I grew up with computers and it can be quite amusing to hear about the way my father used to do things and how much more difficult it was back then. 1,111 more words

Building Pyramids

A new trend in internet learning is referred to with the acronym MOOC’s, for “Massive Open Online Courses.” One can design a process of continuing education via any major subject of interest under the sun, and gain exposure to teachers from universities all over the world, for free. 855 more words

Meditation

Unit 2: Journal 1

Since it is school break, I decided to check Coursera if there is an online course that could prepare me for next quarter. I will be taking… 230 more words

Journal writing 1 and 2

Observing a scene at college:

nouns- car, bench, shirt, father, Alfred, teacher.
adjectives- big, front, brown, rude, good, strict.
verbs- ride, sat, wore, call, ran, punish. 53 more words

Coursera

Ed Tech's Next Wave Rolls Into View

Roger Novak is a Fidelis board member and early investor. He recently wrote an article for The Chronicle of Higher Education, where he detailed an upcoming change in education technology. 285 more words