Beyond the Glass

Reflections on education in a connected world. Jackie Sakatch

A new way of learning.

I was nervous starting #eci831.  I had never taken an online course and I wondered if i would miss the face to face interactions with my peers.  As I learn more about online learning and listened to Daphne Koller TED talk about Coursera I was amazed by the possibilities of global education and connectedness.  I had never thought about taking a class with people from another university yet along taking one with people from all over the globe.

I wonder what discussions about education would occur in this format?   I realize that part of the experience of #eci831 will introduce me to a connected learning environment.  I wonder how it will transform my future professional development?  I wonder from whom I will be able to access courses without leaving the comforts of my home?  I wondered about what possibilities if any does this type of program structure has for Early Childhood Education?

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