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Taking the Hype out of the Hype Cycle

...cited quote from Thomas Edison (cited in Smith, 1913, p.24) referring to the evolution of the Vitascope: “Books will soon be obsolete in public schools. Scholars will be ins...

2422 days ago

Looking ahead to the 25th anniversary year

...te and network across all regions and continents. In this period EDEN has also managed to further improve what was already a remarkably strong public image amongst members, partne...

2541 days ago

How expert use of technology in classrooms is boosting education results: refocusing the open classroom initiative

The publication last September of the OECD report “Stu...edia all over the world. The idea conveyed to the public opinion was that contrary to...ning and implementing this change.” The publication of this OECD report prec...

2541 days ago

Web Presence, Social Media and Digital Identity - Guest post by Deborah Arnold

...community managers from a number of French universities to take a closer look at how students engage in institutional social networks compared to public social networks such as Faceb...

2759 days ago

Think Together, Enable Dialogue and Get Feedback: From EDUPUNK to DS106 with Jim Groom

...ple interpreted EDUPUNK in so many different ways could be seen as its strength, but it got caught up in a broader discourse around the failure of public institutions that I wasn'...

2793 days ago

Looking Back To The Future

...arning. The sudden global impact of massive open education has brought the attention of the educational community, decision-makers and the general public to our practice as never befo...

2976 days ago

Update on the current public consultations of the European Commission

Public consultation on the Commission's Stakehold...  Public consultation on the revision...rovement since it was set up in 2002, with the publication of guidelines in 2009 an...

3066 days ago

The Challenges of a Contemporary Educator - Terry Anderson Interview

...dy Garrison and I guess I’ve been at distance education research, publication and practice ever since....scale and efforts by neo-liberal forces to commercialize and profitize public education present real challe...

3179 days ago

'MOOCs: Game Changer or Passing Fad?' - Call for the RUSC special section

...in institutions (e.g. more online learning, shorter programmes/courses, public-private partnerships, etc.)?...ss models for MOOCs emerging? Submission deadline: 30 June 2014 Publication due: in January 2015...

3229 days ago

European Commission launches 'Opening up Education' and reveals the programme's new webportal

...ons, teachers and learners to innovate; Increased use of Open Educational Resources (OER), ensuring that educational materials produced with public funding are available to all;...

3360 days ago