Archive for October, 2014

An article in Athabasca University news about a book «Teaching Crowds» written by two of its professors Jon Dron and Terry Anderson about «their own vision for online learning, one that considers social software. They call it networked learning, and in their book they explain how the model is derived from their observations about crowds of learners and how they benefit from one other’s actions.»

http://news.athabascau.ca/au-press/teaching-crowds-book-online-learning/

PDF to download – http://www.aupress.ca/index.php/books/120235

A comparison of xMOOCs and cMOOCs by Tony Bates in his blog – http://www.tonybates.ca/2014/10/13/comparing-xmoocs-and-cmoocs-philosophy-and-practice/