EduMOOC 2011 Gradcast


The Final EduMOOC Webcast

August 17, 2011


ParticipantsVance StevensLisa M LaneAlison SnieckusOsvaldo RodriguezRowan Fairgrove, & Jeff Lebow


 Topic:  The future of MOOC's and online education ... and acronym alternatives to MOOC, including 

   SOOC - Scalable Open Online Course 

   MILE - Massive Informal Learning Experience 

   COOL - Collaborative Open Online Learning


Osvaldo's EduMOOC Survey



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Chat Log Below


Vance Stevens:

Jeff: Rowan, we are getting clicking noises from you

Lisa M Lane: cafeteria learning

Vance Stevens:

"The formal learning process is irrelevant for meaningful learning"

Lisa M Lane: thanks, Vance -- good link

Vance Stevens: In this YouTube video, Siemens says at min 1:13?"Have you ever thought about how completely irrelevant structured learning is?"

Vance Stevens: I have to go, I'll catch the rest in the podcast

Lisa M Lane: bye Vance

Lisa M Lane: oh, cool


Jeff: Osvaldo's Survey

Osvaldo Rodriguez: send email to google list

Vance Stevens: The schedule for sundays is here

and my slides for my presentation are at

but I've got a new version to upload, so check in a few hours

ok, gotta run, wife will be angry

I'll here in the podcast, bye

Vance Stevens left group chat.

Osvaldo Rodriguez: true

Lisa M Lane: exactly

Lisa M Lane: so we have MILE - Massive Informal Learning Experience

Lisa M Lane: is it scheduled?

Alison Snieckus: MILE - how fun.

I don't think it's scheduled

Alison Snieckus: but rather each person figures out what experiences to pursue

Lisa M Lane: oh, we'd better not get started on edupunk!

Osvaldo Rodriguez: I agree

Osvaldo Rodriguez: agree with lisa

Lisa M Lane: so it's more inspirational

Osvaldo Rodriguez: i agree with alison.

Lisa M Lane: bye Osvaldo!

Rowan Fairgrove: farewell

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