I received this link via a listserv today The Indigo MBA: “This is a self-directed course of reading for people interested in building their knowledge of business concepts and interacting with like-minded peers.
How does the program work?
We have selected the core reading list and suggested a schedule that will allow you to complete the course within 12 months.
Discussion of the books will take place on Community at http://community.indigo.ca/posts/Indigo-MBA-Class-of-2011/group-2332/current.html.”
The idea is simple, but I would like to see a better implementation of the social aspects of learning. A threaded discussion under a book doesn’t fully qualify. Perhaps we should approach Indigo and offer to run a two year open course under their banner . Or, better yet, maybe we should offer a MOOC Masters – a two year program exploring the relevant and critical issues in educational technology. We just need someone to offer accreditation…