Sunday, June 17, 2012
Palash: How valuable 1-to-1 connecting via video is, especially for facilitating enjoyable learning, even vis-a-vis small groups, MIT OCW High School-centric, (CC licensed), free 'International Baccalaureate Diploma and Programme' (highest quality - e.g. P.A. Exeter?, Boston Latin?, STEM?), United Nations' languages only - Arabic, Chinese (Mandarin), English, French, Russian, Spanish ... as a feed-in to 'The College at WUaS,' Excited about the possibility of hiring so many foreign students particularly in these great U.S. universities
... is excited for the opportunity for instructors
in World University and School's first, matriculating Bachelor's degree class (beginning in 2014)
to connect 1-to-1 via video with students
(see the The College at WUaS -
In teaching a musical instrument,
I'm seeing how valuable 1-to-1 connecting is,
especially for facilitating enjoyable learning,
and specific kinds of 'flow' (enjoyment) experiences in learning,
even vis-a-vis small groups ....
(WUaS is planning to use the Conference Method,
accrediting on MIT OCW / edX hopefully with MITx / HarvardX professors and
WUaS-hired graduate student instructors, to start).
In developing the World University and School,
online, MIT OCW High School-centric,
(Creative Commons' licensed),
free 'International Baccalaureate Diploma and Programme'
(highest quality - e.g. Phillips Academy Exeter?, Boston Latin School,
these best U.S. Science, Technology, Engineering and Math high schools -
or ? ... ) -
WUaS will probably focus on these
United Nations' languages only -
Arabic, Chinese (Mandarin), English, French, Russian, Spanish ...
as a feed-in to The College at WUaS -
(potentially in many of the 3000-8000 languages, but starting with English in 2014) ...
... is excited about the possibility of hiring so many foreign students
particularly in these great U.S. universities -
to create an online, MIT OCW-centric (as wiki) great university in many, many 3000-8000 languages,
and in their languages for free, online, Bachelor, Ph.D., Law and MD degrees -
at Creative Commons' licensed World University and School.