Recommended Readings: Isolating the Hype

Azevedo, Alisha. “In Colleges’ Rush to Try MOOC’s, Faculty Are Not Always in the Conversation.” The Chronicle of Higher Education, September 26, 2012, sec. Technology.

“Columbia Digital — Fathom Disseminates Knowledge from Columbia and Other Members of the Fathom Consortium to a Global Audience.” Columbia Digital. Accessed April 9, 2013.

“Connexions – Sharing Knowledge and Building Communities.” Accessed April 9, 2013.

Davidson, Cathy. “If We Profs Don’t Reform Higher Ed, We’ll Be Re-Formed (and We Won’t Like It).” HASTAC, January 13, 2013.

Engelbart, Douglas C. “Augmenting Human Intellect: A Conceptual Framework – 1962 (AUGMENT,3906,) – Doug Engelbart Institute,” October 1962.

Fain, Paul. “ACE to Assess Udacity Courses for Credit.” Inside Higher Ed, January 16, 2013.

Fain, Paul, and Ry Rivard. “California Bill to Encourage MOOC Credit at Public Colleges | Inside Higher Ed.” Inside Higher Ed, March 13, 2013.

Friedman, Thomas L. “Come the Revolution.” The New York Times, May 15, 2012, sec. Opinion.

Fuller, R. Buckminster. Education Automation: Comprehensive Learning for Emergent Humanity. Edited by Jaime Snyder. 1st ed. Lars Müller Publishers, 2009.

Howard, Jennifer. “Publishers See Online Mega-Courses as Opportunity to Sell Textbooks.” The Chronicle of Higher Education, September 17, 2012, sec. Technology.

Lederman, Doug. “ACE Deems 5 Massive Open Courses Worthy of Credit.” Insisde Higher Ed, February 7, 2013.

———. “Online Learning Group Hears from MOOC Pioneer.” Inside Higher Ed, October 12, 2012.

Mangan, Katherine. “Gates Foundation Offers Grants for MOOC’s in Introductory Classes.” The Chronicle of Higher Education. The Wired Campus, September 11, 2012.

“Massive Open Online Course (MOOC).” Accessed April 6, 2013.

“MOOCs Could Hurt Smaller and For-Profit Colleges, Moody’s Report Says.” The Chronicle of Higher Education. The Wired Campus, September 12, 2012.

Moody’s Investors Service. “Moody’s: Massive Open Online Courses Carry Mixed Credit Implications for Higher Ed.” Accessed April 9, 2013.–PR_255083.

“Moody’s: 2013 Outlook for Entire US Higher Education Sector Changed to Negative.” Moody’s Investors Service, January 16, 2013.–PR_263866.

“Moodys_Shifting Ground- Technology Begins to Alter Centuries-Old Business Model for Universities.pdf,” n.d.

Nikias, C. L. Max. “Online Education—Hype and Reality,” August 27, 2012.

Rivard, Ry. “California Academic Leaders Oppose Outsourcing Plan.” Inside Higher Ed, March 28, 2013.

Young, Jeffrey R. “A Conversation With Bill Gates About the Future of Higher Education.” The Chronicle of Higher Education, June 25, 2012, sec. Technology.

———. “At Conference, Leaders of ‘Traditional’ Online Learning Meet Upstart Free Providers.” The Chronicle of Higher Education. The Wired Campus, October 11, 2012.

———. Bill Gates on: The Meaning of MOOC’s, 2012.


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