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Success in MOOCs, step 2: Declare Yourself

This post is part of a series that expands on Dave Cormier’s Youtube video “Success in a MOOC” and applies his advice to the upcoming Mechanical MOOC about the Python programming language.  Cormier breaks down online learning success into five steps: Orient, Declare, Network, Cluster … Continue reading

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Plinky prompt: TWITTER: great? or a great waste of time?

Today’s Plinky prompt: Is Twitter a great way to keep in touch with people, or a time-waster? Birdie I haven’t used Twitter much for keeping in touch with people I know. In my opinion, that’s what Facebook is for. I … Continue reading

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