MOOCS and the Meta U II: From MOOCs to MOOCCs and MOOPs

Previously I presented an introduction and overview of MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses). They have certainly created a stir not just in academic circles but also in government and the popular media. The concept of offering high quality courses from leading universities to the masses and at no initial cost has generated animated discussion regarding…

ASU Curriculum Processing Goes Paperless

Renowned for its achievements in sustainability, Arizona State University (ASU) will modernize, automate and streamline its curricular management using CurricUNET, an award-winning curriculum management technology, in order to reduce paper consumption and save resources. The change will enable ASU to integrate sustainable, paperless practices in all major curriculum processing functions throughout its six-campus system. “Arizona…

AASHE 2013 Call for Proposals

The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Education (AASHE) is seeking presenter proposals for AASHE 2013 Conference: Resilience & Adaptation, which takes place in Nashville October 6 – 9, 2013. The objective of the conference is to present a program representing and informing a broad spectrum of best practices and sustainability challenges facing higher…