I created this Diigo group called AboutMOOCs. I've been linking in resources from the 'How To Teach Online' course, as well as others related to MOOCs as I come across them. The group is open if anyone would like to contribute. I will also include resources that are being added here. My thought is to create a central resource base that can be used for future Tech courses, Prof Dev't, etc. I'm also interested in exploring social bookmarking.
- background in human development - applied cognitive science, education, & learning technologies
- several years experience in teacher education, professional development, & educational technology consulting
- courses include: educational technology; human development & learning; school and society; educational research; general methods; & learning communities
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