Connected Courses is a collaborative community of faculty in higher education

developing networked, open courses that embody the principles of connected learning and the values of the open web.

Pre-Course: Move-In, Orientation, Registration Why We Need a Why Trust and Network Fluency The Web: Concept, Platform, Culture(s) Diversity, Equity, Access About Co-Learning Putting it into Practice

mdvfunes: seen this? You might never leave if new to you :o)

@OnlineCrsLady http://ccthing.tumblr.com/post/100246755846/creative-commons-licensed-cats-photo-john-gale … seen this? You might never leave if new to you :o) #ccourses

rljessen: RT I’ve been enjoying the heck out of the thing-of-the-day series

RT @xor I’ve been enjoying the heck out of the @CreativeCommons thing-of-the-day series http://ccthing.tumblr.com/  #oclmooc #ccourses #abed

dogtrax: 23: Get Zeega-ing

#CCourses #DailyConnect 23: Get Zeega-ing http://wp.me/p58OTD-1B 

Bali_Maha: “: The power of ‘I don’t know’. ”

“@sarmie2343: The power of ‘I don’t know’. pic.twitter.com/Ug1hyE4NqA” #ccourses #rhizo14 #edchat #highered #digped

Bali_Maha: Flickr attribution helper bookmarklet by – can’t wait to try it!

Flickr attribution helper bookmarklet by @cogdog – can’t wait to try it! #ccourses #rhizo14 #oa #scholar14 http://cogdog.github.io/flickr-cc-helper/ …

hrheingold: Join mid-course conversation about how is going

Join mid-course conversation about how #ccourses is going http://forum.connectedcourses.org/t/lets-talk-about-our-course-so-far-whats-working-whats-not/116 …

OnlineCrsLady: WOW: I am impressed by disc forum profiles at seeing activity by person is SWEET I like it!

WOW: I am impressed by disc forum profiles at #ccourses http://forum.connectedcourses.org/users/laura_gibbs/activity … seeing activity by person is SWEET @ReclaimHosting I like it!

innovates_ed: Tomorrow at 10am PT: “Thinking Like the Web,” a conversation with Jon Udell.

Tomorrow at 10am PT: “Thinking Like the Web,” a #CCourses conversation with Jon Udell. http://ow.ly/DbWeD  #ce14

Bali_Maha: I love this week’s topic, the intersection of my favorite subset of – equity – or ! Cc

I love this week’s #ccourses topic, the intersection of my favorite subset of #edtech – equity – or #techquity! Cc @onewheeljoe

Bali_Maha: MT : Anytime teachers develop a pedagogy, they are concurrently constructing a political vision

MT @slamteacher: Anytime teachers develop a pedagogy, they are concurrently constructing a political vision http://bit.ly/1yij2S0  #ccourses

Learning/Teaching Styles: Connected Courses Exemplars

When I signed up with the course I did so without much investigation or thought. To be sure, I’ve been online and active for two decades and know the web fairly well, and I’d even taught an online course way back in the pre-web era. But I figured I should get up to speed on this that and the other. So, I took a…

OlandP3: Finished wk3 vid on A.Swartz finally. Glad to find this headline afterward. Had same thought

Finished wk3 #ccourses vid on A.Swartz finally. Glad to find this headline afterward. http://www.chicagonow.com/listing-toward-forty/2013/07/aaron-swartz-edward-snowden-hero/ … Had same thought #spsu6010

paulsignorelli: Where’s the community headed?Join Week 5 to shape a future:

Where’s the #oclmooc community headed?Join Week 5 to shape a #ConnectedLearning future: http://lnkd.in/bXRenJ8  #ccourses #moocs

Unit 3 Connected Courses — Web Literacy

Disclaimer: This is more of a rant than a coherent post There were a couple of ideas and quotes in these webinars that resonated quite powerfully for me both personally and academically. One of the things that I always enjoy thinking about is stakes and how the landscape of education and especially the academy is […]

JWiznerowicz: Time brings humanity to all endeavors- blocks to a cathedral and minds to the Internet

@wdeihl @GardnerCampbell Time brings humanity to all endeavors- blocks to a cathedral and minds to the Internet #ccourses

TheCLAlliance: RT “Hope is the last goddess”: a beautiful story

RT @GardnerCampbell “Hope is the last goddess”: a beautiful #connectedlearning story http://oudigitools.blogspot.com/2014/10/cast-your-bread-upon-wars-story-of.html … #ccourses

GoogleGuacamole: oooh, not sure I understand completely what ur saying but sounds interesting & right up my alley. please say more

@jgmac1106 oooh, not sure I understand completely what ur saying but sounds interesting & right up my alley. please say more #ccourses

jgmac1106: I wonder if the patterns happen across or if text preference is situational

@GoogleGuacamole #ccresearch I wonder if the patterns happen across #ccourses or if text preference is situational

Marj_K: . Inventing the Egghead: The Battle over Brainpower in American Culture by Aaron Lecklider

.@EatcherVeggies Inventing the Egghead: The Battle over Brainpower in American Culture by Aaron Lecklider #ccourses

EatcherVeggies: Teens and Anti-Intellectualism

Teens and Anti-Intellectualism http://educationnext.org/the-anti-intellectual-environment-of-american-teens/ … #ccourses

EatcherVeggies: America Dumbs Down A photo speaks a thousand words

America Dumbs Down #ccourses http://www.macleans.ca/politics/america-dumbs-down/ … A photo speaks a thousand words

Marj_K: By not taking Psychology Today as an authoritative source of information?

@EatcherVeggies By not taking Psychology Today as an authoritative source of information? #ccourses

EatcherVeggies: “The truth that is accessible only through the exploration of ideas is no longer in fashion.”

“The truth that is accessible only through the exploration of ideas is no longer in fashion.” #ccourses http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2014/03/09/richard-hofstadter-and-america-s-new-wave-of-anti-intellectualism.html …

EatcherVeggies: Anti-Intellectualism and the “Dumbing Down” of America How can we save the country from a cult of ignorance

Anti-Intellectualism and the “Dumbing Down” of America #ccourses How can we save the country from a cult of ignorance http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/wired-success/201407/anti-intellectualism-and-the-dumbing-down-america …

EatcherVeggies: The Webolution and

@lyndsaysdurham The Webolution and #ccourses http://rampages.us/durhamls/2014/10/22/the-webolution-yes-i-just-made-that-up/ …

EatcherVeggies: colearning communities and reflection on the fly

#ccourses colearning communities and reflection on the fly http://connectedcourses.tumblr.com/post/100690956940/colearning-communities-can-benefit-from-reflection-on … @hrheingold

s_stagner: TY for the insightful & thought-provoking blog. A human OER via

TY @mdvfunes for the insightful & thought-provoking blog. A human OER http://wp.me/p38dpM-7t  via @mdvfunes #ccourses

SocialGardens: “Wisdom Is Created Through Discussions Over Differences”

“Wisdom Is Created Through Discussions Over Differences” #ccourses http://us8.campaign-archive1.com/?u=8a6e6f52f678572d0d7653e1a&id=8fe01cd137&e=a757635dbf …

yinbk: oh dear, did you copy it somewhere. I’m glad you told me. I’ll investigate

@taniatorikova oh dear, did you copy it somewhere. I’m glad you told me. I’ll investigate #ccourses

GardnerCampbell: tutorial on how to tweet effectively (included in a great post by )

@twitter tutorial on how to tweet effectively (included in a great post by @anildash) http://dashes.com/anil/2013/03/what-its-like-being-verified-on-twitter.html … #ccourses

GardnerCampbell: MT : I believe this is a student field botany site. Really well done images. Serious commitment.

MT @twoodwar: I believe this is a student field botany site. Really well done images. Serious commitment. http://rampages.us/fbro14/  #ccourses

GardnerCampbell: MT : Web literacy = assembly of people around links > a way to think about literacy as co-constructed.

MT @GoogleGuacamole: Web literacy = assembly of people around links > a way to think about literacy as co-constructed. #ccourses

GardnerCampbell: MT : Wikipedia is not an encyclopedia, it is a city with a primary export of an encyclopedia.

MT @GoogleGuacamole: Wikipedia is not an encyclopedia, it is a city with a primary export of an encyclopedia. @MichaelNielsen #ccourses

wdeihl: The web provides opportunity to build thing of value to a global community. We may not be able to predict future value

The web provides opportunity to build thing of value to a global community. We may not be able to predict future value #ccourses #VCUAltLab

hrheingold: Co-learning communities can benefit from reflection on the fly

Co-learning communities can benefit from reflection on the fly #ccourses http://connectedcourses.tumblr.com/post/100690956940/colearning-communities-can-benefit-from-reflection-on …

Bali_Maha: Bacon or Alcohol? Choices in Dissent

Bacon or Alcohol? Choices in Dissent http://ift.tt/1s9rqOm  #ccourses

hrheingold: halfway through, let’s talk about what works, doesn’t

halfway through, let’s talk about what works, doesn’t #ccourses http://forum.connectedcourses.org/t/lets-talk-about-our-course-so-far-whats-working-whats-not/116 …

wdeihl: discussing upcoming live Google Hangout w Jon Udell on 10-23-2914 at 1pm est see unit 3 Thinking Like the Web

@GardnerCampbell discussing upcoming live Google Hangout w Jon Udell on 10-23-2914 at 1pm est see #ccourses unit 3 Thinking Like the Web

Bali_Maha: Interested in unit 4 on Equity? Join & me, twitter chat on ( equity) Tues Oct 28 at 4:30 Eastern

Interested in #ccourses unit 4 on Equity? Join @onewheeljoe & me, twitter chat on #techquity (#edtech equity) Tues Oct 28 at 4:30 Eastern

drjaxon: trying again:

@dogtrax trying again: http://ahaydon1.wordpress.com/2014/10/21/a-digital-cultural-shift/ … #ccourses

LehtimakiMari: Tried out Blendspace to make a collection about female hackers-

Tried out Blendspace to make a collection about female hackers- http://blnds.co/1oupPru  #ccourses

dmlresearchhub: Unit 4 of is right around the corner and it’s packed w/ activities!

Unit 4 of #ccourses is right around the corner and it’s packed w/ activities! http://bit.ly/1t2wlG0  #equity

GardnerCampbell: “Hope is the last goddess”: a beautiful connected learning story

“Hope is the last goddess”: a beautiful connected learning story http://oudigitools.blogspot.com/2014/10/cast-your-bread-upon-wars-story-of.html … #ccourses

GardnerCampbell: New thread on the forum: how’re we doing? and how’re you doing?

New thread on the #ccourses forum: how’re we doing? and how’re you doing? http://forum.connectedcourses.org/t/lets-talk-about-our-course-so-far-whats-working-whats-not/116 …

DavidRCroteau: Finally read People’s Platform last week. Nicely done; thanks. You might be interested in

@astradisastra Finally read People’s Platform last week. Nicely done; thanks. You might be interested in #ccourses http://connectedcourses.net 

Gordon_L: Update: 203 comments from 56 posts collected today

Update: 203 comments from 56 #ccourses posts collected today http://iberry.com/cc.htm 

Bali_Maha: “: Call for proposals for , Equity by Design, now open! ”

“@dmlconference: Call for proposals for #DML2015, Equity by Design, now open! http://bit.ly/1rI8KKn  #educators” #ccourses #ce14 #rhizo14

dmlresearchhub: Sign up for the mailing list to stay connected & get updates on future activities & events

Sign up for the #ccourses mailing list to stay connected & get updates on future activities & events http://bit.ly/1sSOm6N 

How Much Do We Really Want to Change Higher Ed?

I’m writing a new book on the future of higher education even as a growing team of us are creating the Futures Initiative at the Graduate Center and City University of New York.   Next week, I’ll be talking to the faculty here at the GC about…

drjaxon: Connected Enculturation “we need to be the culture that we want to see in future generations.”

Connected Enculturation http://ln.is/wp.me/ZyoP2  #ccourses “we need to be the culture that we want to see in future generations.”

drjaxon: Interesting blog about studying gaming collaboration from A Digital Cultural Shift

Interesting blog about studying gaming collaboration from @AmandaHaydon1 A Digital Cultural Shift http://ln.is/wp.me/LPuSi  #ccourses

Depth of Why, Breadth of Who – a Connected Courses perspective

Two blogs in oneIn response to the wider questions of the why of learning, of education, I have been reflecting on the blogs of other #ccourses folk and finding that as always, it is not the theory but the practice that answers the question. &nbsp…

mdvfunes: Cheers for checking it out :) complex issues

@OnlineCrsLady Cheers for checking it out :) #ccourses complex issues

mdvfunes: Yes, I do appreciate how great it is to be free from University full time :) Will read.

@OnlineCrsLady Yes, I do appreciate how great it is to be free from University full time :) Will read. #ccourses

OnlineCrsLady: I cannot be free OER inside expensive & closed educational system; I need 2Bonline: FREEDOM

#LRT I cannot be free OER inside expensive & closed educational system; I need 2Bonline: FREEDOM http://oudigitools.blogspot.com/2014/10/cast-your-bread-upon-wars-story-of.html … #ccourses @mdvfunes

TheCLAlliance: Oct. 23 webinar: the surprising effectiveness of ‘thinking like the web’ w/

Oct. 23 #CCourses webinar: the surprising effectiveness of ‘thinking like the web’ w/ @judell http://bit.ly/ZGJyIw 

jgmac1106: face to face harassment & general annoyance w/ other people experienced by 99.8% people. Calls to ban human interaction

@sensor63 face to face harassment & general annoyance w/ other people experienced by 99.8% people. Calls to ban human interaction #ccourses

MiaZamoraPhD: 22: Day of Grace via

#CCourses #DailyConnect 22: Day of Grace http://wp.me/p58OTD-1J  via @dogtrax

sensor63: Online harassment experienced by 40% of US internet users, study shows

Online harassment experienced by 40% of US internet users, study shows http://gu.com/p/42k29/tw  #ccourses

jmenglund03: RT : We’ve got one last surprise webinar for Unit 3 of featuring ! Tomorrow @ 10AM ..

RT @dmlresearchhub: We’ve got one last surprise webinar for Unit 3 of #ccourses featuring @judell! Tomorrow @ 10AM .. http://known.jenniferenglund.net/2014/rt-dmlresearchhub-weve-got-one-last-surprise-webinar-for-unit …

jennymackness: A human OER via

A human OER http://wp.me/p38dpM-7t  via @mdvfunes #ccourses

MiaZamoraPhD: @baha_mali This looks great guys!

@GoogleGuacamole @jgmac1106 @baha_mali This looks great guys! #ccourses

dmlresearchhub: We’ve got one last surprise webinar for Unit 3 of featuring ! Tomorrow @ 10AM PT!

We’ve got one last surprise webinar for Unit 3 of #ccourses featuring @judell! Tomorrow @ 10AM PT! http://bit.ly/1FCK1g4 

Bali_Maha: RT is delivering a PD session on SM.How has social media helped u become a connected educator? What tools do you use?

RT @dinamoati is delivering a PD session on SM.How has social media helped u become a connected educator? What tools do you use? #ccourses

OnlineCrsLady: Happy post about happy day yesterday: Cast Your Bread Upon the Wars: A story of connections

Happy post about happy day yesterday: http://oudigitools.blogspot.com/2014/10/cast-your-bread-upon-wars-story-of.html … Cast Your Bread Upon the Wars: A story of connections #ccourses @IndwellingLang

mimikocruz: Webinar Features ‘Thinking Like the Web’ | DML Hub w/ Jon Udell &

#ccourses Webinar Features ‘Thinking Like the Web’ | DML Hub w/ Jon Udell & @GardnerCampbell http://dmlhub.net/newsroom/media-releases/webinar-features-%E2%80%98thinking-web%E2%80%99 …

catherinecronin: +1 RT : Yes, please RT 3 upcoming webinars to spotlight diversity, equality, access

+1 RT @drjaxon: Yes, please RT @dmlresearchhub 3 upcoming #ccourses webinars to spotlight diversity, equality, access http://bit.ly/1t2wlG0 

VThist3644: Death, Love, and Deportations: Winning the Great Patriotic War history

Death, Love, and Deportations: Winning the Great Patriotic War #soviet history #ccourses http://wp.me/p4WRHc-E4