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TEDTalks : Daphne Koller - What We're Learning from Online Education

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Summary

  • Educator Daphne Koller is enticing top universities to put their most intriguing courses online for free - not just as a service, but as a way to research how people learn. In this TEDTalk, Koller explains how Coursera, a social entrepreneurship company cofounded with Andrew Ng, tracks each keystroke, quiz, peer-to-peer discussion, and self-graded assignment to build an unprecedented pool of data on how knowledge is processed.

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  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on March 22, 2013.
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Contents

  • Global Higher Education Gap (2:13) -- Online Education Revolution (3:27) -- Creating a Real Online Course (3:42) -- Providing Online Course Feedback (2:36) -- Creating a Global Education Community (1:49) -- Human Learning Database (1:54) -- Addressing the 2 Sigma Problem (2:07) -- Improving Classroom Strategies (1:19) -- Global Online Learning Impacts (1:07) -- Credits: TEDTalks: Daphne Koller - What We're Learning from Online Education (0:06)
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