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MOOC and Libraries

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 2nd May 2014

MOOC and Libraries http://explore.tandfonline.com/content/bes/moocsandlibraries New ACRL Discussion Group—Library Support for MOOCs Libraries in the Time of MOOCs http://www.educause.edu/ero/article/libraries-time-moocs issues related to MOOCs, such as intellectual property rights, privacy issues, and state regulations. MOOCs have arrived on the scene at a time when many institutions of higher learning are in extreme financial crisis OCLC conference, “MOOCs […]

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SPOC, swarm and MOOC

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 27th September 2013

SPOC as the cousin of smartmobs (http://www.smartmobs.com/author/bryan/) and swarming (http://bwatwood.edublogs.org/2010/08/05/learning-swarms/)?… as per Bryan Alexander Bryan Alexander forwarded the idea of swarming in education some 10 years go: synchronous online communication will break the brick-and-mortar classroom and must lead to offering a f2f class on a specific subject to “swarming” of interested students all around the […]

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