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Growing body of research into MOOCs

Jenny Connected

University of Texas Arlington December 5-6, 2013: MOOCs and Emerging Educational Models: Policy, Practice, and Learning. In the last few months the number of published research papers, which focus on MOOCs has significantly increased and this looks to continue. In May eLearning Papers published a special issue on MOOCs – MOOCs and Beyond.

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Learner support in MOOCs. An alternative perspective

Jenny Connected

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 was a bit of a surprise). great content.

The Direction of MOOC Research

Jenny Connected

It became evident around the Arlington bar tables last week that the chasms between practitioners’ varying versions of learning and knowledge are so deep some aren’t even really aware that the rest of us are IN the van. After 2 years of MOOC mania, the time has come for increasing the output of MOOC research. They have all the good tunes.

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2 New Jobs

Community Guy

Community and Product Manager - RarePlanet.org, Arlington, VA. Hope you are enjoying Spring! Don’t forget to post your Community Job Opening on the new Jobsboard! NEW Community Manager for Social Networking Site El Segundo, CA. NEW Community Director Burbank, CA. Community Evangelist/ Web Strategist Columbus, GA.

Hot Jobs for 03/09

Community Guy

NEW Community and Product Manager - RarePlanet.org, Arlington, VA. Springs around the corner - Post your job opening on our new job board ! NEW Community Evangelist/ Web Strategist Columbus, GA. NEW Community Manager, Truckee, CA. Online Community Lead. Blellow Community Manager. Come build the best Recycling/Reuse Community.

Online Community Jobs: Continued Demand For Community Pros

Online Community Report

Location: Arlington, Virginia United States. Location: Arlington, Virginia United States. Employer: Spherion Corporation. Type: Contract.

Take a bow, Boston

Endless Knots

While things have improved quite a bit since we trudged around the country, interviewing fire safety officers in such far-flung places as Arlington Heights, Illinois, Riverside, Calif., " John R. We think that’s fantastic,’’ he said. We spent a number of years working with fire departments around the U.S., Fire Administration.

Job Opportunity - Community & Product Manager, RarePlanet.org

Influence

Rare , an innovative global conservation organization based in Arlington, VA , is hiring! No - really. In these troubled times, you can still find a really cool job with a great organization and do good in the world in the process. They need a smart, conservation-minded person to manage this community and build it into a successful venture.

When bad things happen

Ant's Eyeview Blog

Adam Janus of Arlington Heights, Illinois, died in the hospital shortly thereafter. Bad things happen in this world, it is a sad fact. BE Human.