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Stanford adds social learning component to free online course

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Stanford introduces a way for students to get personal in its most popular iTunes U course.

Early demographic data hints at what type of student takes a MOOC

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Data from Coursera and Udacity scratch the surface of crucial questions about MOOC demographics. One early finding is that most of the students are from outside the U.S.

Pulse podcast discusses Seton Hill U's iPad experiment

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This month's edition of The Pulse podcast features a conversation with Mary Ann Gawelek, provost of Seton Hill University, discussing how the institution's iPad experiment has fared.

UNC-Greensboro may offer its first fully online degree -- in philosophy

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U. of North Carolina-Greensboro might soon offer its first fully online undergraduate degree -- in philosophy.

Candace Thille talks MOOCs and machine learning

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In a podcast interview, Open Learning Initiative director Candace Thille talks MOOCs, big data, and what we might soon know about learning.

Essay on invisibility incivility in online communications

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With Maria Shine Stewart out of pocket, a guest author offers an alternative point of view on kindness. Me first!

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Essay on how academics treat (and mistreat) each other online

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Has the keyboard become a tool to promote collaboration, quibbling, or chaos? Maria Shine Stewart ponders e-kindness.

Pulse podcast explores uses of Starfish Retention Solutions

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This month's edition of The Pulse podcast features a conversation with David Yaskin, CEO and founder of Starfish Retention Solutions.

'Dot-XXX' sites may pose real risks to university brands

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As University of Hawaii puts the kibosh on a porn-peddling imposter, Educause says new dot-xxx Web domains are proving to be a real nuisance for higher ed.

UCSC researchers build computer game simulating the joys and travails of teen romance

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Game-Based Learning
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For Valentine's Day, Santa Cruz computer scientists unveil a prom-themed role-play that could portend a new frontier for game-based learning.

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