Back in January, I participated in a study day entitled ‘Scalable learning in Europe : MOOCs, sMOOCs and communities of practice’, organised by EMMA’s sister project ECO (e-Learning, Communication, Open Data) and which took place at Université Sorbonne nouvelle in Paris. And now, as we are finalising the production of our first EMMA MOOCs at the University of Burgundy, it seems to me an appropriate moment to look back at what we discussed, in particular the ingredients for successful social MOOCs, which is the topic I was invited to speak on. Read more...
If you missed the eMundus series of webinars on Open Education and international academic cooperation including MOOCs and Virtual mobility, you can watch the recordings and download presentations here. These webinars were part of Open Education Week from 9-13 march and included talks by Wayne Mackintosh (OERu, New Zealand) and Terese Bird and Matt Mobbs (University of Leicester, UK).
With spring just around the corner – its a good time to brush up on your skills and what better way than to enroll in one of the new EMMA MOOCs. This season’s offer includes MOOCs on Computer-Assisted Inquiry, Business Intelligence, Developing Blended Learning, E-learning and Lisbon and the Sea: a Story of Arrivals and Departure – so lots to choose from. Find out more on the EMMA platform or read our press release here.
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