EdX and Qualcomm to build the next generation mobile learning experience

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Source : www.marketwatch.com
Auteur : MarketWatch
Date de l’info : 13 mai 2015

MobilePhoneSubway_webEdX, a nonprofit learning destination, and Qualcomm Education, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated QCOM, +1.37% the leading global provider of wireless technology, today announced a collaboration to further develop edX’s MOOC (massive open online course) mobile capabilities and enhance …

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Radically rethinking education

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Source : news.harvard.edu
Auteur : Mark Sullivan
Date de l’info : 27 mars 2015

032515_Askwith_060.jpgNew models are being tested and used to harness potential of digital age, speaker says Just as Amazon has gone from selling books to exploring package delivery by drone, higher education in the digital age is radically rethinking the models …

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Online Learning Revolution Pushes Further Into Corporate Training

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Source : www.businessbecause.com
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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Source : www.businessbecause.com
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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2014 Business Schools: Who’s On The ‘Nice’ List

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Auteur : John A. Byrne
Date de l’info : 25 décembre 2014

21982feWere you naughty or nice? In the media, we tend to play up the negative angles. To use a holiday term, we stuff coal into everyone’s stockings. Maybe we’re natural grinches. Then again, like most, maybe we take selfless gestures …

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Activating ‘mindshare’

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Source : news.harvard.edu
Auteur : Michael Patrick Rutter
Date de l’info : 5 décembre 2014

Active-Mindshare605To teach is to take a risk. Before a traditional lecture, some faculty psych themselves up just as professional athletes do; others rely on grounding methods such as placing the lectern just so, or having a favorite kind of chalk …

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Impacts of MOOCs on Higher Education

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Source : www.insidehighered.com
Auteur : Allison Dulin Salisbury
Date de l’info : 23 octobre 2014

An international group of higher education institutions—including UT Arlington, Stanford University, Hong Kong University and Davidson College—convened by learning researcher and theorist George Siemens gathered last week to explore the impacts of MOOCs on higher education (full list of participating …

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Google reveals most searched-for universities

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Source : www.bbc.com
Auteur : Sean Coughlan
Date de l’info : 23 septembre 2014

Google has revealed the most popular searches for people around the world looking for universities. This ranking of online searches is very different from the traditional map of the global powerhouses of higher education. There is a strong interest in …

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What Business Schools Don’t Get About MOOCs

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Source : blogs.hbr.org
Auteur : Pankaj Ghemawat
Date de l’info : 11 août 2014

(…) But much of what has been written thus far about MOOCs – are they good or bad? Will they put universities out of business? – misses the point.  The future education will be the recombination of new and old, not …

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Harvard et les cours en ligne payants : l’innovation made in USA

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Source : www.letudiant.fr
Auteur : Jessica Gourdon
Date de l’info : 18 juin 2014

Apprentissage des langues via Skype, coaching à la demande… Start-up et universités adoptent déjà des stratégies pour se démarquer des MOOC, à l’instar d’Harvard qui vient de lancer sa plate-forme de cours en ligne payants. HARVARD BUSINESS SCHOOL PREND LE …

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