Today, the University of Illinois Springfield begins its first Massive Open Online Course (MOOC), "Online Learning Today... And Tomorrow". I mentioned these MOOCs before, but it occurred to me today as I was reading this article that the best way to make any intelligent commentary on MOOCs is by participating in one. After all, they're free. They're open to everyone. And, hey! This particular course is all about online learning, which is pretty much perfect.
I'll be posting interesting videos, links, and other resources I come across this week. For now, I'll leave you with these two videos that also serve as an intro to today's coursework: