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Learning Chinese

They say the first day of September is the true “New Year’s Day”, when it comes to work and projects.
It might well be.
It’s certainly true for me – autumn is always a highly-charged time of the year, as far as I’m concerned. 331 more words

Armchair Adventuring

We’re Making MOOCs For K-12

This came through my inbox on Thursday.  I note they say K-12, but they seem mainly for K-12 teachers (as opposed to K-12 students).

Hello Lifelong Learner,

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5 Ways To Get Your MOOC On

People love acronyms and one of the newest one in the learning industry is MOOC.  What is a MOOC you ask?  Maybe this illustration can help: 1,262 more words

Lorian Lipton

A Brief History of Humankind

Are you curious to learn more about the history of humankind? For free?! Then you’re in luck!

Beginning August 10th 2014 – December 31st 2014, … 252 more words

A Question of Quality

By Carl Straumsheim

If students in a face-to-face course emailed their provost with concerns that their professor had stopped lecturing, chances are that someone — a department head or an administrator — would intervene. 248 more words

MOOCs In The News

Course Review: Good Brain, Bad Brain (Basics)

Provider: University of Buckingham @FutureLearn [course page]
Lecturers: Alison Cooper
Subject: Medicine / Neuroscience
Delivery: self-paced asynchronous study
Recommended Load: 3 hrs/week over 3 weeks… 245 more words