1. Coursera

    Coursera e-Learning Ecologies: Innovative Approaches to Teaching and Learning for the Digital Age

    Overview For three decades and longer we have heard educators and technologists making a case for the transformative power of technology in learning. However, despite the rhetoric, in many ways and at most institutional sites, education is still relatively untouched by technology. Even when...
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    Interview Meet Esther Gacicio: Kenya's award-winning pioneer in e-learning

    Esther Gacicio is an Assistant Director in charge of E-Learning at the Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development (KICD), where she develops e-content for the institute’s clientele. She has a Master’s degree in Education and a graduate diploma in Leadership Development in ICT and Knowledge...
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    Discussion Reflections on Learning with MOOCs

    Share your thoughts, tips and experiences of learning with MOOCs and online courses.
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    Discussion Online Learning vs Traditional Learning

    Share your views here on the benefits of online courses vs the traditional classroom.
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    Online Learning FAQ

    How do online courses differ from traditional courses? Do online courses have deadlines? Do you ever get to meet your teacher? Do you ever have to go to a classroom? Can you get a qualification from an online course? How much do online courses cost? What is a MOOC? Are online...
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    The Beginner’s Guide to e-Learning

    If you’re new to the world of e-Learning, it may seem like a daunting place with numerous different options and concepts. This guide aims to give you an overview of e-Learning and demystify some of the jargon. What is e-learning? "E-learning is the use of technology to enable people to learn...
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    Glossary of e-Learning Terms

    A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z A Accredited: The official recognition by an accrediting agency that an educational institution meets certain standards or requirements with regards to quality. Audience: The group of...