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Massive Open Online Courses

Okay so I had no idea there were so many resources available for web design training. This week I learned about 22 of the best and most common resources. 329 more words


'Helen and the Mentors': life in a MOOC

The last thing I did at The Open University before leaving was to produce a MOOC. I’m so glad I did this, because the challenge of writing around 35,000 words that took advantage of the FutureLearn platform – arranged in ‘steps’ of 750 words or five minutes or so of audio or video – was a brilliant way of ending a career in university teaching. 1,229 more words


The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner 

The last two years has been the warm up for the final year marathon that I find myself in.

Even though the EdD process is thorough in its application of progress reports throughout the years nothing quite prepares you for the drafting of your thesis. 237 more words


Going Ninja & the Covert Art of Hiding 70:20:10

After surviving in the L&D profession for over thirty years, I continue to ponder what is it going to take to trip the trigger that deploys the training air bag? 1,147 more words

Performer Support

20,000 unfairly deleted UC Berkeley lectures are now available for free

@tachyeonz : Earlier this week, the University of California at Berkeley purged some 20,000 lectures from various academic fields from its YouTube channel following a less-than-sensible ruling from the US Department of Justice. 15 more words