03 février 2016

Jaron Lanier’s rant against online collectivism and its relational alternative

By Stephen Downes - Stephen's Web. Jaron Lanier’s rant against online collectivism and its relational alternative
Michel Bauwens, P2P Foundation, 2016/01/29

Michel Bauwens responds to Jaron Lanier's post in Edge warning us of "digital Maoism" and the dangers of online collectivism. Bauwens finds, I think, the same middle ground between the individual and the collective. More...

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29 janvier 2016

Un avenir radieux pour l’e-learning ?

logo Entreprise & CarrièresPar Laurent Gérard. Deux entreprises sur trois auront formé plus de 50 % de leurs salariés en e-learning d’ici à 2017, selon une étude CrossKnowledge-Féfaur. Voir l'article...

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24 janvier 2016

Udacity Promises Refund if You Don’t Get a Job

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgHigher Ed Tech News and Research ~ Ray Schroeder, editor. Udacity, the online educational service founded by artificial intelligence guru and ex-Googler Sebastian Thrun, is offering a new set of tech degrees that guarantee a job in six months or your money back. More...

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Choose Between AP, Online Classes

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgHigher Ed Tech News and Research ~ Ray Schroeder, editor. Advanced Placement, or AP, classes have traditionally offered high school students the opportunity to pursue a more rigorous education, as well as the opportunity to enhance their college applications and to earn course credit. More...

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Does a Slow Down in Self-Paced E-Learning Signal Growth for Other Learning Technologies?

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgHigher Ed Tech News and Research ~ Ray Schroeder, editor. The growth rate for self-paced e-learning in the United States is now negative at -2.7 percent, according to the recent Ambient Insight report, The 2015-2020 Self-Paced E-Learning Market. According to Ambient research, U.S. revenues will drop from the $21.3 reached in 2015 to $18.6 billion by 2020. More...

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Webster County Students Continue Learning Online

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgHigher Ed Tech News and Research ~ Ray Schroeder, editor. In western Kentucky, schools were closed Monday, but in Webster County it was a day of learning. More...

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How to Impress Employers With Online Courses

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgHigher Ed Tech News and Research ~ Ray Schroeder, editor. If you’re unemployed, online classes can be a cheap way to show potential employers that your skills are fresh. “The world of work is changing faster than ever before, whether because of technology, automation or globalization. More...

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How to Choose the Right Tools for Your Online Course

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgHigher Ed Tech News and Research ~ Ray Schroeder, editor. A growing number of schools and nonprofits are building their first online courses. More...

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UC online course program should enhance variety, integration

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgHigher Ed Tech News and Research ~ Ray Schroeder, editor. To improve its effectiveness, the UC Cross-Campus Enrollment can enact three changes. Firstly, it could introduce more courses to increase the diversity of classes offered. More...

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OSU opens research unit for online teaching, learning

University Business LogoBy Stefanie Botelho. Oregon State University is increasing its commitment to online education with a new research unit to focus on online teaching and learning at OSU and across the nation. More...

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