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    • Using 3D virtual worlds: engaging learners and providing social support 

      Annand, David; Schwede, Gunnar; Heller, Bob; Husch, Gabriela; Elliott, Colin (Canadian Institute of Distance Education Research (CIDER), 2008)
      Demonstrating how an avatar-based 3-D learning environment can more fully engage learners in their online educational experience, the volunteer team of developers from Athabasca University will showcase a prototype of a ...
    • Using Open Production of Course Content to make a Difference 

      Mackintosh, Wayne (2010-10-19)
      Dr. Wayne Mackintosh is the Director of the International Centre for Open Education based at Otago Polytechnic in New Zealand, member of the Board of Directors of the Open Education Foundation, and founder of the WikiEducator ...
    • What a librarian can bring to your open online course development team. 

      MacIsaac, Peggy Lynn (2012-10-29)
      need to add abstract
    • What are MOOCs doing to the Open Education? 

      Siemens, George (2013-11-05)
      Higher education is now entering its second year of MOOC hype. The stream of almost daily pronouncements of additional universities joining existing MOOC providers, new funding, new MOOC offerings, and new reports continues ...
    • Why think about culture in remix? 

      Amiel, Tel (2013-11-05)
      Remix is touted as one of the most important practices within the field of open educational resources (OER). But remixing is still not mainstream practice in education and the barriers and limitations to remix are not well ...

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