Learner support in MOOCs. An alternative perspective

Jenny Connected

remix and repurpose to create personal resources. One of the panel discussions at the MOOC Research conference held in Arlington, Texas at the beginning of this month was on Supporting Learners in MOOCs. Panelists were Sandi Boga, Amy Collier and Stephen Downes. The recording of the discussion made by Stephen Downes is here . (As As an aside, I think this was the only session that was recorded during the conference– I haven’t seen anything else.

Collaborative Thinking: Another Example Of Video In The Classroom

Collaborative Thinking

» February 29, 2008 Another Example Of Video In The Classroom Shades of things to come: Carleton University in Canada has created a video portal for students, according to Campus Technology , which allows them to share, annotate, search, index, and even remix class lecture videos. View an alternate. Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Getting Started With Web Conferencing | Main | Time-out for a festival.

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#OpenedMOOC Week 6: The Triumph of the Immaterial

Jenny Connected

Like some others – see the Twitter stream #openedMOOC – I have enjoyed the weekly videos of discussions between George Siemens and David Wiley, which succeeded in being very informative, and also Stephen Downes’ videos, because he always brings an alternative perspective.

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cMOOCs and xMOOCs – key differences

Jenny Connected

xMOOCs are convened on a designated platform; they may offer alternative sites such as Facebook or Twitter, but the course runs principally on the main platform, where interaction takes place in discussion forums.

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Edinburgh University’s updated Manifesto for Teaching Online – 2015

Jenny Connected

Remixing digital content redefines authorship. Comment: Agreed – so what are the alternatives? In June of this year I published a blogpost about the changing role of the online teacher , following an invitation from Lisa Lane to write a post for her open Program for Online Teaching.

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ModPo – Learn how to undo the way in which we read

Jenny Connected

I cannot take the ModPo syllabus and remix and repurpose it for my own ends – not that I want to. These TAs (past students) are also very knowledgeable and add great depth to the discussions about poetry through their alternative perspectives.

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The 1-minute guide to Internet copyright, Creative Commons, and ‘fair use’

e-Moderation Station

Creative Commons is a movement that enables creators to apply different kinds of licenses to their work, allowing them to be distributed or freely shared for non-commercial purposes, adapted or remixed, or used only in their original version. Image by cleandesu.

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The 1-minute guide to Internet copyright, Creative Commons, and ‘fair use’

e-Moderation Station

Creative Commons is a movement that enables creators to apply different kinds of licenses to their work, allowing them to be distributed or freely shared for non-commercial purposes, adapted or remixed, or used only in their original version. Image by cleandesu.

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Constraints and Change in ChangeMooc

Jenny Connected

The MOOC design philosophy is based on the principles of autonomy, diversity, openness and connectedness and on four types of activity – aggregate, remix, repurpose and feed forward. Alternative persepctives from Matthias Melcher – [link].

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Don’t Roast a Hen for Every Meal: Making Nonprofit Marketing Doable

Influence

Us e the content you've already created and reheat or remix it over time and across channels. Try pushing through writer's block by using some alternative writing and methods: Lists. Your cause is worthy. Your work is courageous, compelling, groundbreaking.

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What Could the Future of Money Look Like? « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Network

Expo, where he gives a brief history of currency and explains why we need a new system: Essentially, he says that the operating system for money is obsolete in a hyperconnected world, and we need alternative models for directly exchanging value with each other.

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Virtual Team Collaboration: Share, Send And Publish Large Files Online With Adobe Share - Robin Good's Latest News

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

usage statistics of social networks, alternative approaches to teaching, and the need to improve existing learning platforms.Photo credit: RogersFurthermore, today digest points to an interesting MIT experiment. Print this article | Read this article in: | IT | PT | February 6, 2008 ?

An Idea Worth Spreading: The Future is Networks « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Network

emergent by design Home who’s the architect? An Idea Worth Spreading: The Future is Networks March 16, 2010 tags: civilization , evolution , social networks , society by Venessa Miemis This weekend I experienced a snowcrash; a moment where the seemingly disparate pieces of information floating in my head came together. A synapse fired, a new connection was made, and I was brought to a new level of consciousness, a new way of seeing the world.

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