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Mastering American eLearning: Online Course Starting March 23rd

iMOOC – Mastering American eLearning

State University of New York’s Empire State College has developed a MOOC that will help non-U.S. students, first generation immigrants and foreign-born professionals better understand and master American eLearning as well as other U.S. 170 more words


MOOCs and your CV

MOOCs (or Massive Open Online Courses) are quickly becoming a popular way to take free courses and gain extra skills in your spare time (e.g., Coursera and EdX). 121 more words


How do vesicles get from the Golgi complex to the axon terminal - motor proteins!

R. Crumb molecules would love these arguably most ridiculous looking of molecular machines.  But hey, they get the job done!


Getting motivated to teach online

I was inspired to write this blog post after reading an interesting article about MOOCs in Inside Higher Ed. The author makes a very interesting point about using MOOCs to motivate faculty at more traditional colleges to try teaching online. 425 more words

General Education

Τι είναι τα MOOCs

Ένα MOOC είναι ένα online μάθημα με στόχο την απεριόριστη συμμετοχή και την ανοικτή πρόσβαση μέσω του διαδικτύου. Εκτός από τα παραδοσιακά μέσα ενός μαθήματος όπως μαγνητοσκοπημένες διαλέξεις, αναγνώσεις, και σετ προβλημάτων, πολλά MOOCs παρέχουν διαδραστικά φόρουμ χρηστών για την υποστήριξη αλληλεπίδρασης της κοινότητας μεταξύ μαθητών, καθηγητών και βοηθών διδασκαλίας (TAs). 40 more words

Διαδικτυακά Προγράμματα - Ιστοσελίδες - Εργαλεία και οδηγίες Χρήσης τους

FutureLearn - continuing professional development

I am a few months into my maternity leave.  When I return to my organisation I’ll have to apply for internal roles.  I was concerned that my CV would show a gap in experience and so have been looking for interesting and relevant distance-learning courses to continue my professional development. 215 more words