I was very disappointed yesterday when I learned one of the MOOCs I’m taking was cancelled due to student comprehension problems and, let’s be frank, the technologically impaired. Yes, I am simply saying how I feel. I can do that Continue reading #edcmooc The Trouble With MOOCs
Film 1: Bendito Machine III What is this film suggesting are the ecological and social implications of an obsession or fixation on technology? Do the film’s characters have any choice in relation to their technologies? What are the characteristics of Continue reading #EDCMOOC Film Discussion: My Thoughts
It seems there are quite a few films that are actually dystopian stories about technology gone awry. I was initially torn between discussing Terminator where we make the machines so smart, they take over, or Idiocracy, where the machines do everything, Continue reading #EDCMOOC Idiocracy: A Dystopian Technology Story
I think this is a very real concern. In all the pre-course prep I’ve watched fellow learners build everything from Wiki’s, Twitter accounts, YouTube accounts and blogs, to Google Plus groups, Facebook groups, and everything else. What I found even Continue reading #edcmooc Can Online Learning Be Overwhelming?