Regional Speaker – The MOOC: What we know and have learned about MOOCs to date
Recorded: Thursday, April 18th, 2013 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm HST
Duration: 60 mins
Over the past year, the massive open online course (MOOC) has emerged as a significantly different course model. So, what we have learned about the MOOC and its potential to support learning? In this session Dr. Diaz will review successful practices and examples of how the MOOC is being utilized: instructional/learning models; quality assurance mechanisms; implementation and deployment approaches; and future developments.
Additional resources: http://tinyurl.com/elimooc
Dr. Veronica Diaz has been the associate director of the EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative since 2009 conceptualizing and developing resources that support its 300+ member institutions in integrating teaching, learning, and technology on campus. She provides leadership to various ELI programs: Seeking Evidence of Impact and the 7 Things You Should Know About series and management for EDUCAUSE teaching and learning activities, such as ensuring appropriate participation in regional events and coordination/support of other groups, such as Next Generation Learning Challenges.