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Summer has arrived! What are you doing for professional development over the summer? Are you reading any good books, following an expert on Facebook, or attending any conferences? I am taking part in my first MOOC. I can't wait to see what it's like from a students' perspective!
This thread was posted on June 21, 2013 at 4:29 PM ET by Miranda Byse.
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I had to google MOOC to figure out what you were talking about? How does that work? How is it different from other on-line courses?
MOOC is a massive open online course. It's free to register and participate in the class. I'm finding this to be a good and bad thing. It's great to get free information, but there's a wide level of participation and discussions can be out of sync. Do you have any experiences with online courses?
I found a great article on suggested summer readings for teachers. It covers common core standards, teaching strategy, etc. Has anyone read any of the books on the list?