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MOOC and Libraries

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 2nd May 2014

MOOC and Libraries New ACRL Discussion Group—Library Support for MOOCs Libraries in the Time of 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 ( and swarming (… 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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