Last week, the KIE held a workshop on positive collaboration in online learning environments, led by Daniel Davis, a Georgetown Communication, Culture, and Technology alum and PhD candidate in Learner Modeling & Learning Analytics at Delft University of Technology in the Netherlands. The session focused on promoting effective collaboration and discourse among students in online learning environments.
Hear from participants in the 2014 and 2015 iterations of the course, and register for the 2016 version, which goes live at noon EST tomorrow, April 15th.
Explore this year’s iteration of the KIE’s popular online Introduction to Bioethics with an overview of the scholars and topics on deck for 2016.
Director Maggie Little speaks about the KIE’s MOOC, EthicsLab, and Conversations in Bioethics to the twenty-first meeting of the US Presidential Commission on Bioethical Issues.
Senior Research Scholar Maggie Little will address the Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues in May on the topic of bioethics education.
The second iteration of this path-breaking course features ten weeks of refreshed and expanded content on a custom-built platform.
In Travis Rieder’s “hybrid” Introduction to Bioethics, students access lecture content from the KIE’s MOOC online, and save class time for interactive discussion and personal mentorship.
KIE director Maggie Little comments on the future of higher education and the role MOOCs might play in it.
The Introduction to Bioethics massive open online course (MOOC) that debuted on edX last April will be preserved for posterity in a university-wide repository.
Students from around the world who successfully completed the KIE’s Introduction to Bioethics MOOC were rewarded for their efforts today with a certificate of completion from edX.
After taking the KIE’s Introduction to Bioethics MOOC, a group of forty students and teachers visited the KIE for a half-day intensive session with designers and faculty at the KIE’s EthicsLab.
The Kennedy Institute of Ethics’s Introduction to Bioethics MOOC on the edX platform went live at noon today. Within minutes, the course was flooded with visitors from around the world.
Just days before the launch of our Introduction to Bioethics MOOC, the KIE team pauses to reflect on the long and winding road that brought us here.
On March 17, 19, and 24, we will record a series of six TED-style talks that give a whirlwind tour of crucial issues in bioethics today, by KIE director Maggie Little.
MOOC team members Dr. Karen Stohr and Dr. Kelly Heuer speak about opportunities and challenges for bioethics as a field in the context of the revolution of higher education.
KIE graduate fellow Travis Rieder discusses the ethics of massive open online courses in The Hoya, taking a critical look at the KIE’s own MOOC, due out this spring on the edX platform.
Today, Georgetown announced “Introduction to Bioethics” as one of the university’s first massive online open courses (MOOCs) to be launched through the edX platform.
Today, Georgetown announced “Introduction to Bioethics,” featuring seven KIE scholars, as one of the university’s first massive online open courses (MOOCs) to be launched on the edX platform.