MOOCs are the buzz-ronym of the moment.

The media hype, combined with the accelerated trajectory of the movement, seems to be pressing the information / decisions / alliances faster than a twitter feed.

But rather than try to summarize these seismic vibrations in the educational technology landscape, here is a brief overview / history in links:

 

This is (or could be) the next big thing – Year of the MOOC

How can we make some $$$? – (the answer is nobody knows)

Certainly MOOCS will ruin Higher-Ed  forever

MOOC as a disruptive technology

The MOOC is Dead, Long Live the MOOC

MOOC MOOC

Bill of Rights and Principles for Learning in the Digital Age

A Groundswell for genuine educational reform?

 

Want to talk more about MOOCs?  Send us a tweet or email tlt@cofc.edu, and we’ll see about organizing an informal (and open-minded) faculty discussion.