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Making massive learning social - the next big challenge for MOOCs?

Yesterday I attended the University of London’s annual RIDE conference. One of the keynote speakers was Mike Sharples, Academic Lead for the OU-owned FutureLearn… 873 more words


Together with the Children : The Elder Project

I am currently in my second week of a MOOC offered through UBC : Reconciliation through Indigenous Education.  This weeks topic is focused on Residential School Experiences, and resources that we might use to share this experience in our classrooms and settler culture. 530 more words


MOOCast Platform Features of EdX

Hi all.  I decided to do a series of screencasts out-lining the mechanics of the MOOC that I am in.

Full disclosure.  While I took the MOOC for MOOCs sake,  the content of Reconciliation through Indigenous Education is exceptional. 49 more words



I am a bit of a tangent person. Happy to fly irrationally into sun. I can do that because I trust that there is a rhythm in the chaos. 469 more words


Learn Computer Programming

An interesting selection of resources for learning computer programming, compiled by Katie Williams, M.Ed.

Computer programming is a vital skill for many of today’s jobs, as well as the jobs of tomorrow. 23 more words


Storyboarding OOC progress report: week 1

We’ve just started Week 2 of the Storyboarding OOC, so it’s time for the first progress report.

What we did in Week 1

Around 114 people signed up as registered participants, of whom over 30 have been participating actively. 531 more words

Storyboarding OOC

Whither Indian MOOCs?

Today, India is at an important crossroad when it comes to MOOCs. Much has been written and spoken about the potential of MOOCs in this country. 1,488 more words