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Learn How Consumers are Taking Control Through Digital Tools — Class Central

3 minute read written by Charlie Chung . Published on April 20, 2015<p>With the proliferation of products and services enabled by technology, consumers …

Digital Marketing

5 Things Instead of Video to Make your MOOC Extra Awesome — Class Central

5 minute read written by Charlie Chung . Published on April 13, 2015<p><i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post by Brooke Hahn from social learning platform</i> …

Pedagogy

New Research Shows Free Online Courses Didn't Grow As Expected

Remember the MOOC?<p>Just a few years ago, the Massive Open Online Course was expected to reinvent higher education. Millions of people were signing up to watch Web-based, video lectures from the world's great universities. Some were completing real assignments, earning certificates and forming …

Discussing How Technology Can Help Improve Our Cities — Class Central

3 minute read written by Charlie Chung . Published on March 6, 2015<p><i>Read all reviews for Technicity. Took the course? Write your own review …

Urbanization

Why My MOOC is Not Built on Video — Class Central

6 minute read written by Lorena Barba . Published on March 5, 2015<p><i>Editors Note: This is a guest post by Lorena A. Barba, an associate professor of</i> …

Face Front True Believers! Stan Lee & Smithsonian Form MOOC Super Team — Class Central

2 minute read written by Bobby Brady . Published on March 8, 2015<p>Last week it was announced that 92 year old legendary comic book and superhero …

Comic Books

28 Free Philosophy Courses for a Well-Examined Life — Class Central

10 minute read written by Bobby Brady . Published on March 16, 2015<p>Philosophy as a topic has been studied for thousands of years with rich strands of …

MOOCs Bringing an Increased Focus on Teaching in Campuses — Class Central

5 minute read written by Charlie Chung . Published on March 25, 2015<p><i>This article, written by Class Central’s Charlie Chung, first appeared on EdSurge.</i><p>…

Higher Education

MOOC Course Report: April 2015 — Class Central

18 minute read written by Dhawal Shah . Published on March 28, 2015<p>MOOC Course Report is a monthly column published by Class Central during the first …

Online Education

New MOOCs added in March 2015 — Class Central

9 minute read written by Dhawal Shah . Published on March 28, 2015<p>HEALTH & MEDICINE<p><b>American Health Policy: The Structure of the American Health Care</b> …

Program the Supercomputer in your Pocket: Full Stack Android App Development — Class Central

6 minute read written by Charlie Chung . Published on March 31, 2015<p><i>Read all reviews for Programming Mobile Applications for Android Handheld</i> …

Learner Story: Michael Takes His Work Relationships to a New Level — Class Central

9 minute read written by Charlie Chung . Published on April 1, 2015<p><i>Free online courses are helping learners of all types improve their careers and</i> …

W3C Partners with edX to Launch HTML5 Course

1 minute read written by Bobby Brady . Published on April 2, 2015<p>Nearly a month after the Smithsonian was announced as a partner, edX adds another …

MOOCs

'FutureLearn Choices' Program Highlights Uni Courses for High Schoolers

1 minute read written by Charlie Chung . Published on April 6, 2015<p>It is time to plan for summer, and for high school students thinking about …

It's Not Who You Know--It's Where You Know: The Geospatial Revolution

5 minute read written by Charlie Chung . Published on April 8, 2015<p>Since the Golden State Warriors are the hottest team in the NBA, fans are thrilled …

Geospatial Analysis

Scaling Education to the Community: How Libraries Can Leverage MOOCs — Class Central

7 minute read written by Charlie Chung . Published on April 7, 2015<p>Where can you do any or all of the following: grab a DVD, get on the internet, …

Course Review: Introduction to Computer Science offered by Harvard on edX — Class Central

9 minute read written by Charlie Soliman . Published on April 9, 2015<p><i>Review by Charlie Soliman. Took the course? Write your own review here. Read all</i> …