Category Archives: Blogging

The Most Thorough Summary (to date) of MOOC Completion Rates

How many times have you heard the statement that ‘MOOCs have a completion rate of 10%’ or ‘MOOCs have a completion rate of less than 10%’? The meme seems to have developed a life of its own, but try to … Continue reading

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The Most Thorough Description (to date) of University Experience with MOOC

One of the benefits of participating in an interactive event, such as the recent ELI Webinar that Michael and I led yesterday, is that the learning goes both ways. During the webinar, one of the participants shared a link for … Continue reading

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Further Evolution of MOOCs with Academic Partnerships and MOOC2Degree Launch

One of the fastest growing educational delivery models over the past year is the school-as-a-service concept, where companies like Pearson, 2U, Academic Partnerships and Deltak provide the services needed for a traditional institution to create an online program at scale. … Continue reading

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Re:Booting CA Higher Education – Transcript of Phil Hill Presentation

The following is a rough transcript of my presentation at the 20 Million Minds conference on January 7th.  Thank you very much, and thanks to everybody for coming to the conference. We seem to be in a unique situation. I had someone … Continue reading

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Re:Booting CA Higher Education – Transcript of Jeff Selingo Keynote

The following is a rough transcript of Jeff Selingo’s keynote at the 20 Million Minds conference on January 7th. Any errors in transcription are mine, and sections that were garbled are marked by []. I’d like to thank Rovy Branon for his … Continue reading

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