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Exploring #English: #language and #culture Free MOOC starts Sept. 1

This course is for people who are learning English and who are interested in finding out more about British culture and improving their English language skills. 205 more words

English Language

Officially registered and enrolled!

I was finally able to narrow down my choices and decide on which courses to take. 

Pretty much all my courses are project based, and that was intentional. 1,142 more words

Harvard

Start of experiment; head start on MOOCs

Today, my 27th birthday, is the official start date of my autodidactic experiment. Three years of exploring everything that interests me and that I think will help me, God willing, to become a better and more productive person. 470 more words

Behavioural Economics

MOOC Chronicles I – The Beginnings

My first tentative experience with free online lectures a few years ago was through YouTube and some free audio lectures on iTunes U. I was amazed and delighted that such things are available. 1,802 more words

Coursera

The Wisdom of Minerva?

As I was in the midst of preparing my fall syllabi, the latest issue of The Atlantic arrived in my mailbox, informing me that college is doomed… 898 more words

Pedagogy

University of Edinburgh - MOOC on the Scottish Referendum

The University of Edinburgh has launched a new Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) today on the Scottish Referendum. See the news here on BBC News Scotland Politics.  213 more words

PBS NewsHour Series on “Rethinking College”

Lil Taiz, President of the California Faculty Association, has shared the following information which should be of broad interest. The PBS NewsHour contacted the CFHE leadership about CFHE’s take on MOOCs and online higher education. 748 more words

Faculty