08 janvier 2016

Most Popular of 2015, No. 8: 7 trends that will revolutionize online learning

eCampus NewsBy . A look at new tools and new opportunities to create an instructional experience that is not only different, but better, taking online learning in mainstream higher ed to the next level. More...

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Students will have access to courses at 500 colleges

eCampus NewsBy . Maine college students will soon have seamless access to hundreds of higher education courses in 35 states thanks to a multi-state program to which the state has just been accepted. More...

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Most Popular of 2015, No. 10: 5 skills of successful online faculty

eCampus NewsBy . Not all faculty are created equal for online learning, argues a new report. More...

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06 janvier 2016

Take an online ‘farm to fork’ journey

University Business LogoBy Stefanie Botelho. Now more than ever, consumers want to know the journey their food takes between the farm and the dining room table. More...

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Could email fix a troubled form of online education?

University Business LogoBy Stefanie Botelho. UBTech keynote speaker says higher ed can do more to spur creativeness. More...

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Anger at ‘stolen’ online courses on Udemy

University Business LogoBy Stefanie Botelho. Udemy, a platform for experts to sell educational courses, has been accused of not doing enough to remove stolen content from its service. More...

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05 janvier 2016

3 Truths and 5 Recommendations for Online Programs

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/technology_and_learning_blog_header.jpg?itok=aQthgJ91By Joshua Kim. Have you been involved in a project where you transitioned a program from on-ground to online. Read more...

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04 janvier 2016

An Online Training Course to Learn How to Teach Online

By Stephen Downes - Stephen's Web. An Online Training Course to Learn How to Teach Online
Sylviane Bachy, Marcel Lebrun, Canadian Journal of Learning and Technology, 2016/01/04

I'm not really a fan of this sort of case study, but I found myself liking this paper in spite of myself. It's a description of a methodology employed over two offerings of a course that teaches people how to learn online. More...

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2016 eLearning Hype Curve Predictions

By Stephen Downes - Stephen's Web. 2016 eLearning Hype Curve Predictions
Andy Hicken, Web Courseworks, 2015/12/29

No real surprises here, but I appreciate the slightly different take offered by Andy Hicken. At the top opf the hype cycle are badges. MOOCs and xAPI are on the way down. More...

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Tacit Knowledge Acquisition and Dissemination in Distance Learning

By Stephen Downes - Stephen's Web. Tacit Knowledge Acquisition and Dissemination in Distance Learning
Annel Ketcha, Jokull Johannesson, Paul Bocij, The European Journal of Open and Distance Learning, 2015/12/28

This is quite a good discussion of the concept of tacit knowledge, how it evolved since its original description in Polanyi, and focusing on the the "organisational view supporting the articulation of tacit knowledge" by people like Nonaka and Takeuchi. More...

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