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Nov 07

Epargner et investir
Ce Mooc vous permettra de mieux comprendre le fonctionnement du système financier afin, en tant que citoyen, de pouvoir le questionner et en tant qu’épargnant de pouvoir l’utiliser en confiance en ayant acquis compétence et indépendance.

MOOC Digital Accessibility (french-speaking course)
With the main objective to help to develop digital accessibility, this french-speaking course is structured around five key areas: increase awareness of disability situations, describe the issues raised by digital accessibility, outline the main mechanisms implemented to promote the digital accessibility, present several existing technical solutions (operating systems, software, digital documents ...), present the fundamental concepts in respect of design and develop new digital accessible ...

Nov 21

Digital Transformation of Businesses and Services
On this free online course, you will explore the impact of digital transformation and the issues arising from it, and learn how to implement digital transformation in your organisation, especially where to begin.

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The Learner Is The Winner
, Stephen's Web ~ OLDaily
files/images/credit-edx-wharton-online-digital-marketing.png Anne Trumbore, Ed Tech Digest, Oct 19, 2016 Short summary of the University of Pennsylvania’ s Business Education Online Learning Summit on September 19-20. "The key takeaway," writes  Anne Trumbore, "is that future of post-graduate business education is global, micro-credentialed, accessible, individualized, and empowering. And the learner is ... [Link] Wed, 19 Oct 2016 16:: -0400

Intro To Educational Technology By Mike Sharples #Edtech
, @Ignatia Webs
A nice overview of early educational technology presented by Mike Sharples, the pedagogical lead of FutureLearn and longtime EdTech researcher. The focus of this talk is first on technology for education, followed by zooming in on the learning bit of the EdTech, and at the end a brief look at evaluating learning. The talk covers One of the early Skinner linear behaviour teaching machines from the 1950's (with a link to FutureLearn remedial system). A first example of a touch screen multimedia EdTech from the 1960's (including a blueprint from 1966 that shows an approach to sequenced ... [Link] Tue, 18 Oct 2016 12:52:00 +0000

Learning Music Online 3: Curriculum, Robot Graders And Teachers
, Class Central's MOOC Report
In this final installment we’ll dig deeper into computer-based techniques for teaching and evaluating student work. The post Learning Music Online 3: Curriculum, Robot Graders and Teachers appeared first on Class Central's MOOC Report. [Link] Mon, 17 Oct 2016 13:30:49 +0000

Xuetangx: A Look At China’S First And Biggest Mooc Platform
, Stephen's Web ~ OLDaily
files/images/XuetangX.JPG Dhawal Shah, Class Central, Oct 18, 2016 XuetangX is one of the world's top MOOC platforms with more than 5 million registrations. The service is a modified ExX platform, so look-and-feel and navigation will be familiar, even if the overall appearance isn't. This article highlights some of the modifications XuetangX has made, most notable support for mobile learning. Consider, for example, the 'rain classroom': "my class ... [Link] Mon, 17 Oct 2016 11:: -0400

Xuetangx: A Look At China’S First And Biggest Mooc Platform
, Class Central's MOOC Report
XuetangX just crossed 5 million learners, adding over 1 million students in the last 2 months The post XuetangX: A Look at China’s First and Biggest MOOC Platform appeared first on Class Central's MOOC Report. [Link] Mon, 17 Oct 2016 04:28:05 +0000

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