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Online Learning and MOOCs: Part 1

Hi Guys! Darshan here! In this post I wanna talk to you about online learning and MOOCs. Ever since the evolution of the Internet, a new form of learning has evolved. 267 more words

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AN OBSESSIVELY PERPETUAL STUDENT—AND HOW TO STAY THAT WAY: Part 1-College

Remember College before it was just about how much money could be earned…

Remember signing up for classes—way too many which you desperately wanted to take—you perused, selected, changed, added, selected another, reconsidered, ‘Oh wow, gotta take that…history of everything and there’s literature by everyone.’ Maybe I loved it all so much because I was already a 26-year-old with two small children and had been waiting to start college since I was 18. 404 more words

The Perpetual Student

All About MOOCs

Hi everyone.  This update is all about MOOCs and how they’re helping me start my own business.

First up, what’s a MOOC?  MOOC stands for Massive Open Online Course.   595 more words

Massive Open Online Learning

Questioning Which Way

The quandary with open online courses (OOCs) is that at times there is far too data (if you can access it) and so far too many avenues to wander down. 425 more words

Literature Review

Universities and Surveillance Capitalism

BY PAUL-OLIVIER DEHAYE

Guest blogger Paul-Olivier Dehaye is a former assistant professor of mathematics at the University of Zurich. 

Surveillance capitalism, described by Shoshana Zuboff… 407 more words

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MOOC-Based Micro Master's Degrees

MIT and 13 other universities are launching “micro-master’s degrees. Students would complete up to one half the courses required for a master’s degree, taught via a MOOC, earn a credential, and then, decide if they wanted to complete the master’s program. 28 more words

Educational Technologies

Higher education goes Hollywood

As I began my career in higher education in the late 1990s, technology seemed poised to upend the entire academic enterprise. The New York Times, in an article titled “ 1,090 more words

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