11 septembre 2013

Blended Learning Gets MOOC’ed on Coursera

http://t2.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcQ2oHSgfEH5389MO-dKcZ9akmNr0Zthd6-F2CmvlxXvC6KUGZEba7FyNrsBy Christina Quattrocchi.Brian Greenberg, Michael Horn and Rob Schwartz team up to scale best practices for blended learning. Silicon Schools Fund CEO Brian Greenberg believes that blended learning is about “reconceiving the role of the student, the teachers, and how you define schools.” But such cosmic shifts require guidance, coaching, and encouragement. With edtech coaches and coordinators still a relatively new field, teachers often have few direct resources on how to get started. The emergence of a new blended learning MOOC, compliments of Coursera’s new focus on teacher professional development, could provide such guidance--for free. More...

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