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Thinking about Building a MOOC? [Infographic]

Two years ago, the New York Times cited 2012 as the "Year of the MOOC". That same year, EDUCAUSE released a report titled, . "What Campus Leaders Need to Know About MOOCs" We recently investigated their report this month, …

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3 Trending Topics from the Learning with MOOCs Workshop [Video]

We had an incredible experience last week at the Learning with MOOCs Workshop. In the video below, ExtensionEngine's own, Nate Benjamin, describes the 3 major topics covered during the event. Specifically, these topics are instructional design, data analytics, tool development.

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What is a MOOC? An Updated Glossary of 28 common MOOC terms

A theme that emerged in the sessions at the Learning with MOOCs Workshop was the need for collaboration across industries to continue to improve the effectiveness of MOOCs.

Each industry had a unique perspective and an ability to obtain unique data sets that will help us reveal the true value of MOOCs.

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3 Newly Discovered Benefits of MOOCs

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Drowning in Data: The Biggest Hurdle for MOOC Proliferation

August 12th: Afternoon Session

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Learning with MOOCs: Examples of Blended Learning

The Stunning MIT Stata Center

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Learning with MOOCs Workshop Coverage Page

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Open edX Developer Demo, XBlocks [Video]

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EdX By The Numbers [Infographic]

We were curious. Two years after the launch of edX, who is using its platform? Where are they located? What is the level of interest?

A little investigation and data scraping from the edX website yielded some interesting numbers.

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Corporate MOOC: Extreme Content Marketing

Tim Mauri wants more people to have weight loss surgery. You see, Tim works in marketing for Ethicon, a Johnson & Johnson medical device company that manufactures, among other things, instruments used for weight loss surgery. As the market leader in the weight loss surgery arena, it’s all quite simple for Ethicon: the more people who have weight loss surgery, the more instruments Ethicon sells.

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