Tag Archives: open

The Dark Side of MOOCs


There has been an incredible rise in the popularity of MOOCs, but skeptics can’t help wonder: Are they worth all of the hype? This is an interesting infographic created by OnlineColleges.net.

Posted in E-Learning, Open Learning | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

How to Search for Openly Licensed Educational Resources


An informative infographic showing you on how to search for openly licensed educational resources. How to Search for Openly Licensed Educational Resources infographic by coerll.

Posted in Open Learning, Open Source | Tagged , , , | 3 Comments

Massive Open Online Courses Infographics


Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) are getting a lot of attention these days? They could be the next big thing in education. What are MOOCs? Why MOOCs are becoming popular? Why they are important? What are the benefits and issues … Continue reading

Posted in E-Learning, Open Learning | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

EdX – The Future of Online Learning


In December 2011, MIT launched the MITx , a new online learning initiative that offers a portfolio of MIT courses for free to a virtual community of learners around the world. It is expected that the MITx will also enhance … Continue reading

Posted in E-Learning, Open Source | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A History of Open Educational Resources


Open Educational Resources (OER) are digital materials that can be re-used or re-purpose for teaching, learning, and research. They are made available free through open licenses. OER include full courses, course materials, modules, textbooks, streaming videos, tests, software, and any … Continue reading

Posted in E-Learning, Open Source | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment