CASCI Talk: New Directions in Open, Online Education

Tuesday, October 29th, 11am – 12pm 2116 Hornbake Bldg, South Wing College of Information Studies 4130 Campus Drive University of Maryland, College Park J. Philipp Schmidt Executive Director, Co-Founder@ the Peer 2 Peer University (P2PU) Director’s Fellow@ the MIT Media Lab Abstract: Open education resources, online learning, and massively open online courses (MOOCs) have become …

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CASCI Talk 10/29/2013: New Directions in Open, Online Education

http://casci.umd.edu/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/CASCI-TALKS-PHILIPP.pdf The Center for the Advanced Study of Communities and Information will be hosting a talk with J. Philipp Schmidt, Executive Director, Co-Founder@ the Peer 2 Peer University (P2PU) and Director’s Fellow@ the MIT Media Lab, in which he will discuss his experiences in the open education movement, P2PU, and his work in designing learning …

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Opportunities for PhD Study in New Media, Learning Technologies, and Education at UMD

This year funding (in the forms of fellowship, scholarship, and assistantship) is available to support students interested in: New Media, Learning Technologies, and Education Designing and researching technologies or platforms to enhance learning in: K-12 classrooms Informal learning contexts (e.g. interest-driven communities, afterschool spaces etc.) Open education communities (including open, online, peer-to-peer education communities such as …

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