Bundling with other universities the way to go rather than MOOCs?

The subject I am currently preparing to “go global” would fit well with this kind of initiative, should it come about: Does Online Learning Have a Role in Liberal Arts Colleges? The consortium discussed here links back to an earlier blog I posted about MOOC variations: the future?

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The Angel of Independence, Mexico City


Monash Educational Design Team

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Street corner, Guadalajara, Mexico

It seems everyone is getting on board with student-centred and flipped learning. Some nuggets here in these different videos, which are useful for my own subject design. Even if we don’t agree with it all, it is testimony to a massive, collective cultural change that is going on with how ‘teaching’ should function and how we create learning environments.


Food for taught: the bundled university and just-in-time education


Long-beaked Corellas over the back fence, Sydney

This is interesting. It may not come about and even if it does, we may strongly disagree with it, but it is worth contemplating, if only to position ourselves for all options in the future. http://sr.ithaka.org/blog-individual/higher-education-free-agent-future

And be sure to take note of this, embedded in the article: