Vance Stevens and Jim Buckingham – MultiMOOC and Rhizo14: What was that all about?

Learning2gether Episode 204

Download mp3 (a problem with truncated audio has been repaired):

For 5 weeks in January-February 2014 Vance Stevens, Jim Buckingham, and Ali Bostancioglu co-moderated an EVO (Electronic Village Online) session on Multiliteracies with focus on MOOCs, called MultiMOOC, with portals at

On Sun Feb 23 Vance Stevens and Jim Buckingham presented a reflection: MultiMOOC: What was that all about?

as a regular weekly Learning2gether event conceived as a report and reflection on badges and the latest foray into chaos in learning wrought by the EVO session #MultiMOOC, and what has been learned from it, by two of the co-moderators that laid it on. This presentation was a vestige of EVO and the Rhizomatic Learning MOOC #Rhizo14, and took place as a part of Moodle MOOC 3

Vance prepared some remarks on his part of the program in a very rough draft, entitled The Elephant in the Fire Hose:

2014-02-28_0937paperli have fixed a glitch in their system and MultiMOOC is back


Earlier this week

Mon Feb 17 1400 GMT Talking Research-Based Teaching Practice: Session #1

Talking Research-Based Teaching Practice is an open discussion around personal experiences and opinions centered on one primary research article:

In Google Hangout thanks to Benjamin Stewart and the TILL G+Community

Tue Feb 18 1000 GMT – Talking VTE about the Horizon Report Australian Regional Analysis

Topic for this session is around the NMC Technology Outlook, Australian Tertiary Education 2014-2019, Horizon Report Regional Analysis. Both Robyn Jay and Michael Coghlan are members and are currently considering technology trends and issues in the post school edu space. Robyn and Michael will facilitate the session and gather the responses for input into the NMC process.

For more information see the session wiki page @

Tue Feb 18 1600 GMT Jennifer Maddrell and Designers for Learning

This is a project kick-off webinar for our first service-learning pilot project at Designers for Learning! Here is the start time in your area … … Information about how to access the webinar will be posted at webinar live | oerforccr

Kim Philip and the client team from Grace Centers of Hope will join the web conference to share with us their goals and needs for the Open Educational Resources for College & Career Readiness service-learning project. Please note that if you can’t make the live sessions, all webinar recordings for the OER for College and Career Readiness service-learning project will be posted on this website -> webinars | oerforccr

Wed Feb 19 0800 EST IT4ALL Charles Goodger MM3 Music and mime, rhythm and rhyme

Integrating Technology 4 Active Lifelong Learning event

Here are the class details:

Class Presenter: Charles Goodger
Class Title: MM3: Music and Mime, Rhythm and Rhyme.
Class Date: Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Class Time: 8:00 AM ((GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada))

Click here to access the class.

Feb 21 Rhizomatic Learning Planned Obsolescence

Sat. Feb 22 Peggy George, Lorie Moffat and Tammy Moore hosting Classroom 2.0 LIVE

Time: 9:00am PT/10:00am MT/11:00am CT/12:00pm ET
Location: (

Peggy George, Lorie Moffat and Tammy Moore will be hosting another Classroom 2.0 LIVE show. As an extension to the Classroom 2.0 Ning community, Classroom 2.0 “LIVE” shows are opportunities to gather with other educators in real-time events, complete with audio, chat and desktop sharing. A Google calendar of upcoming shows is available at

Special guest will be Felix Jacomino the Director of Technology at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Day School, Coconut Grove, FL on the topic of The Many Facets of Successful Technology Integration. We are so excited to be joined by Felix to hear about his experience and leadership with integrating technology in his 1:1 iPad initiative at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Day School in Coconut Grove, Florida. He is also the creator and host of Miami Device, a mobile learning event presented by his school in November of 2014.

Sat Feb 22 Moodle4Teachers showcase

By Feb 20 all participants in Moodle4Teachers are putting their ePortfolios in a showcase

2 thoughts on “Vance Stevens and Jim Buckingham – MultiMOOC and Rhizo14: What was that all about?

  1. Pingback: MultiMOOC 2.014 and Rhizo14: What was that about? | Multiliteracies

  2. Pingback: Learning2gether on iPad Sunday March 2, and the annual SLANGUAGES conference Feb 28-March 1 | Learning2gether

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