About LEARNING WITH MOOCS II
LEARNING WITH MOOCS II - 2015 was held in New York City at the Cowin Conference Center, Teachers College, on the campus of Columbia University, Friday, October 2, and Saturday, October 3, 2015.
October 16, 2015:
ITHAKA S+R Educational Transformation Blog
Learning with MOOCs II Conference Review (October 2-3, 2015) by Jessie Brown
October 15, 2015:
PC Magazine: Autodidact column
Online Education: The Year Ahead by William Fenton
October 4, 2015
Inside Higher Ed: Blog U > Technology & Learning
Some Reactions to Learning With MOOCS II by Joshua Kim
LEARNING WITH MOOCS II gathered educators, technologists, researchers, learning scientists, entrepreneurs, and funders of MOOCs to share their innovations, discuss their impact on education, and look at the future of online learning.
Online learning is a global phenomenon – with innovations across content creation, delivery, feedback, assessment, and other aspects of knowledge delivery and the learning process. The excitement of MOOCs has revolved around a design for access and scale. It is now time to focus on the design for learning.
Keynote speakers at conference were (in order of appearance) George Siemens, Mike Sharples, Eric Foner, Stephanie McCurry, Alice Kessler-Harris, Fiona Hollands, Anant Agarwal, Ajay Kapur, Andreina Parisi-Amon, Greg Bybee, Shigeru Miyagawa, and Al Filreis.
Using the LEARNING WITH MOOCS I - 2014 workshop at MIT as a template, the 2015 edition gathered more than 200 educators, technologists, researchers, learning scientists, entrepreneurs, and funders of MOOCs to share their innovations, discuss their impact on education, and answer questions such as:
Topics will include but are not restricted to:
Thank you for joining us for two days of stimulating discussion in New York!
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