FOAD, Formation Ouverte et A Distance

20 octobre 2017

Clearing: get a glimpse of your future with a virtual university tour

The Guardian homeShort of going on a whistle-stop tour, your best option for getting a feel for your new uni life is online. More...

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16 octobre 2017

What Would An Online-First Academic Library Look Like?

By Joshua Kim. It is always fun when ideas and trends also catch the interest of a colleague, and that independently you both try to make sense of what you both are seeing. More...

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Kinda/Sorta Online

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/large/public/confessions_of_a_community_college_dean_blog_header.jpgBy Matt Reed. The hybrid solution. More...

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13 octobre 2017

Teaching Online Takes More Time Than in Person

HomeBy Scott Jaschik. A new study based on a survey of 2,000 academics in Australia has found that teaching online is more time-consuming than teaching in person, Times Higher Education reported. The study found that it took instructors an average of 10 hours to plan an hourlong online lecture, compared to eight hours for an in-person lecture. More...

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11 octobre 2017

Capform Express, nouveau site de FOAD pour les acteurs de la formation

Logo de l'Agence Régionale de la Formation tout au long de la vie (ARFTLV Poitou-charentes)Capform Express est un nouveau portail ouvert à tous, dédié à la professionnalisation des acteurs de la formation, qui rassemble des modules de formation ouverte à distance conçus par 12 Cafoc (centres académiques de formation continue) qui se sont organisés en consortium. Plus...

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10 octobre 2017

2016 eLearning Hype Curve Predictions

2016 eLearning Hype Curve Predictions
Andy Hicken, Web Courseworks, 2015/12/29
No real surprises here, but I appreciate the slightly different take offered by Andy Hicken. At the top opf the hype cycle are badges. MOOCs and xAPI are on the way down. MOC (Maintenance of Certification) have troughed and are on the way up again. Still on the hype cycle accelerator are subscription learning, gamification, and free online education. More...

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Tacit Knowledge Acquisition and Dissemination in Distance Learning

Tacit Knowledge Acquisition and Dissemination in Distance Learning
Annel Ketcha, Jokull Johannesson, Paul Bocij, The European Journal of Open and Distance Learning, 2015/12/28
This is quite a good discussion of the concept of tacit knowledge, how it evolved since its original description in Polanyi, and focusing on the the "organisational view supporting the articulation of tacit knowledge" by people like Nonaka and Takeuchi. More...

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09 octobre 2017

Reimagining Online Education

Reimagining Online Education
Steven Mintz, Inside Higher Ed, 2015/12/21
"As long as aviation pioneers tried to mimic birds, controlled, heavier-than-air human flight proved impossible," writes Steven Mintz. More...

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Coming to campus to teach online

HomeJust because professors who teach online don't have to be physically on campus doesn't mean they shouldn't be, writes Penelope Adams Moon. More...

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08 octobre 2017

Online Courses as Good as In-Person Classes

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgTechno-News Blog. Transitioning to the virtual learning environment has fostered improved faculty training, student preparation and student analytics. Community colleges have crafted a virtual learning environment that is structured, positive and successful. More...

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