Twitter Updates for 2012-07-30

My Coursera 6-week online course on #Gamification starts August 27. It's free and open to all, so sign up! #

Twitter Updates for 2012-07-29

@Meetasengupta A1: Resto Shaman is the class I play in World of Warcraft. See # @Meetasengupta No Twitter handle on my site because I haven't updated it in ages, but thanks for noticing! I've added it. # At Eagles training camp, explaining the finer points of football to my daughter. #

Twitter Updates for 2012-07-27

Just did a guest interview with @bingfish for my clC # Let's try that again. Interviewed @bingfish for my Coursera gamification course. Lots of great insights! #

Twitter Updates for 2012-07-25

My Coursera 6-week online course on #Gamification starts August 27. It's free and open to all, so sign up! #

Twitter Updates for 2012-07-23

@jaygoldman Thanks. The Supernova conference is on hold. Market too frothy, and I wanted time for other things, e.g. the gamification work. # @jaygoldman Tech conferences are due for disruption/reinvention anyway. # Heading to DC for the day. Used to be my second home, but lately visiting frustrates me. Hoping this time for some reason for optimism. # @jaygoldman My starting point is flipping the conference: get the content online, ...

Twitter Updates for 2012-07-20

"Two of the most arrogant types of institutions—Silicon Valley cos intersecting with these elite academic programs." # @tsand Thanks, but my challenge is doing live writing and drawing on a screen as I'm describing concepts. Even straight lines are hard. #

Twitter Updates for 2012-07-19

Folks, MOOCs won't replace college any more than Amazon replaced all of local retail. Stop the hyperbole. # @_anuj Absolutely. MOOCs expand access to knowledge and skills, which is wonderful. Not the same as replacing college. # Another MOOC analogy: TED talks = awesome content and some community. Will have impacts on education, but won't replace college. # A lesson from the MOOC hype is that top universities haven't ...

Twitter Updates for 2012-07-18

Love this quote on MOOCs from NAF's Kevin Carey: "There’s panic. Whether it’s senseless panic is unclear.” #

Twitter Updates for 2012-07-17

@ibogost @rkischuk @reetesh I'm offering more cowbell. # @ibogost Now that Georgia Tech has joined Coursera, when can we expect the Cow Clicker MOOC? Think of all the clicks you'll get! # UVa joins Coursera (with 11 others) weeks after firing its president for allegedly not doing enough online ed. #

Twitter Updates for 2012-07-16

Hey @adamwerbach, "The nation is in a sharing mood – and start-ups are capitalizing on it." #