EdTech: Business Mooc Maker Udacity Is Embracing Blended Campus/Online Learning

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Source : www.businessbecause.com
Auteur : Seb Murray
Date de l’info : 20 avril 2016

class-central-bg-udacityUdacity, the business Mooc platform valued at $1 billion, is pushing into blended online/campus learning — fresh evidence that a combined digital/physical approach is king. Udacity’s mix of bricks and clicks marks what many academic leaders, and edtech executives, see …

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Online Learning Revolution Pushes Further Into Corporate Training

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Auteur : Seb Murray
Date de l’info : 23 mars 2015

0005446f3cf727baAs business warms to online learning, the Silicon Valley start-ups behind Moocs are pushing further into the lucrative field of executive education. The developers of Moocs – massive open online courses – have been reaping havoc on traditional education models …

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Mooc Developers Disrupt Business Education As They Hone Careers Focus

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Auteur : Seb Murray
Date de l’info : 22 mars 2015

57485d79747583aeThe business school as we know it is ripe for innovation by new technologies. For the liquid Mooc developers disrupting the market, employment is increasingly the priority. In an office complex in California’s Mountain View on the fringes of Silicon …

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The MOOC Revolution: Ocean of Opportunities for Startups

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Auteur : Tony Paul
Date de l’info : 6 décembre 2014

1ff18edWhen the internet hits an industry, the results are usually huge and it opens an ocean of opportunities for startups. The estimated market size of the Indian education market is 5.9 trillion rupees for the year 2014-15. The online market for …

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How companies can take advantage of the MOOC revolution

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Auteur : Pascal-Emmanuel Gobry
Date de l’info : 25 septembre 2014

Udacity, one of the leading online education startups, just raised a further $35 million dollars. Udacity was one of the pioneer of MOOCs, or massively open online courses. But the idea of MOOCs has shifted a bit: The idea originally was of …

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Udacity-AT&T ‘NanoDegree’ Offers an Entry-Level Approach to College

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Auteur : Eduardo Porter
Date de l’info : 18 juin 2014

Could an online degree earned in six to 12 months bring a revolution to higher education? This week, AT&T and Udacity, the online education company founded by the Stanford professor and former Google engineering whiz Sebastian Thrun, announced something meant …

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Udacity “nanodegree” initiative

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Auteur : Tyler Falk
Date de l’info : 16 juin 2014

The massive open online course, MOOC, format feels more like a way to explore new subjects than an obvious path to a job or career change. But a new “nanodegree” initiative from the MOOC platform Udacity and AT&T could begin to change …

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What Would Socrates Think About MOOCs?

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Auteur : Kevin Carey
Date de l’info : 2 mai 2014

Most of the online courses that currently exist, including the MOOCs that have received so much attention, largely take advantage of the recent developments I’ve just described—broadcasting educational words, sounds, and images at a scale and cost without precedent. We …

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VERIFIED CERTIFICATES – MOOC’S MONEY MAKER OR ANACHRONISM?

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Auteur : KIRSTEN WINKLER
Date de l’info : 24 avril 2014

(…) MOOC providers and their partner universities need find ways to balance out the potentially huge number of people who have the knowledge of a degree holder with those who can actually prove it meaning that prices for certificates of …

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Taking Stock: Do MOOCs Work Best For Educated People?

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Auteur : Katrina Schwartz
Date de l’info : 16 avril 2014

(…) On-demand mentoring is one way that MOOCs have been improving pass rates. “Being there at the right time, when a student gets stuck, doesn’t mean you have to spend hours and hours with that same student,” Thrun said. He …

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