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Achieving Personal Success

I just finished the course Achieving Personal Success on Alison.com.  It went by very quickly and, while the title is very catchy, I didn’t really get much from it except a few all-encompassing bullet points such as “do what you love”. 22 more words


Welcome to Networked Scholars! : Networked Scholars

From yesterday’s inbox…

Hello everyone!

You are receiving this message because you registered for my “Networked Scholars” open online course, offered through the Canvas Network. You can find the course here: …

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Course Review: Heart Health

Provider: University of Reading at FutureLearn [course page]
Course Design: Natasha Barrett + a team of experts
Subject: Science / Medicine
Delivery: Intake-based asynchronous study… 262 more words


Expand Your Knowledge In The World Of Virtual Instruction

Also from Wednesday’s inbox…

Michael K. Barbour,
The latest information from Advanced Instructional Strategies in the Virtual Classroom by University of California, Irvine on Coursera. …
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Coursera Expands Its MOOC Certificate Program

By Steve Kolowich

Coursera, the online education company, announced on Wednesday that it was expanding a program that awards special certificates to students who pass multiple MOOCs. 108 more words

MOOCs In The News

Education in China: Online learning is becoming more popular | The Economist

NEARLY 7m students began their courses at Chinese universities at the start of a new academic year this month. In line behind them, a new cohort is already cramming for next year’s university entrance-examination, the notorious gaokao. 394 more words

China Alert

MOOC 101

Well, it’s day one of my first-ever MOOC.

What’s a MOOC, you ask? It stands for Massive Open Online Course. Basically, it’s a free, virtual class that anyone can take. 166 more words