Author: Oliver Coady

This is an archive of the 2013 version of ocTEL.

Today’s #ocTEL learning machines and the social awakening.

Long ago (less then 10 years), there was no Tumblr, Twitter, Google+, Facebook or any software as a service (SaaS) cloud computing technologies. In those dark and drab days, Microsoft Office was the only ubiquitous software package capable of allowing for effective communication. Sure blogs and forums may have existed, but they were clunky and not user-friendly (not by today’s …
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#ocTEL – Where MOOCs and MOOCs differ

I have gone through a variety of online learning experiences. I have been part of a focused and tightly designed learning module delivered entirely online, and I have enrolled into several Coursera offerings. On one hand, the closed unit was not a MOOC insofar as it was closed and was made up of a limited …
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