I just can’t help myself – another MOOC article

I try to limit this blog to sensible helpful MOOC articles that add to the debate (rather than those from the cheer squad). This is worth a read.  Here’s a snippet. “…MOOCs are more likely to become a part of traditional educational approaches, just...

Weekend Funny – The 2013 Ig Nobel Prize Winners

This my Third favourite event of year (after the AFL Grand Final and Eurovision) The Psychology winner: for confirming, by experiment, that people who think they are drunk also think they are attractive. Physics: for discovering that some people would be physically...

Here’s my problem with the term MOOC

From my experience this is what you get with MOOCs as currently presented A bundle of freely available automated online courseware Usually with a time release Maybe with a discussion, it may be minimally moderated, but not effectively moderated. Maybe it has peer...