Connectivism was a core principle used for designing the first MOOCs (unlike the "modern" versions that come out of elite universities and rather represent in our opinion a propaganda purpose)
Quotes from Siemens (2004)
- Downes, S. (2005, December 12). An introduction to connective knowledge. HTML
- Downes, S. (2006). Learning networks and connective knowledge, HTML
- Verhagen, P. (2006). Connectivism: A new learning theory? PDF (retrieved March 2011).
- Connectivism (Wikipedia)
- Blogs, collections
- Connectivism. The blog by George Siemens
- Downes, Stephen (2012). Connectivism and Connective Knowledge, Essays on meaning and learning networks, National Research Council Canada ISBN 978-1-105-77846-9 PDF (free 600p. e-book), Version 1.0 – May 19, 2012, retrieved nov 2012.
- Siemens, G. (2004). Connectivism: A learning theory for the digital age. International Journal of Instructional Technology and Distance Learning, 2(1), 3-10. Retrieved 13:44, 9 March 2011 (CET) from http://www.itdl.org/Journal/Jan_05/article01.htm
- Siemens, G. , Connectivism: A Learning Theory for the Digital Age, retrieved 13:44, 9 March 2011 (CET) from http://www.elearnspace.org/Articles/connectivism.htm (reprint of above)
- Siemens, G. (2005). Meaning making, learning, subjectivity. Retrieved 13:44, 9 March 2011 (CET) from http://connectivism.ca/blog/2005/12/meaning_making_learning_subjec.html
- Siemens, G. (2006). Knowing Knowledge PDF,
- Mohamed Amine Chatti, Matthias Jarke, Christoph Quix (2010). Connectivism: the network metaphor of learning, Int. J. of Learning Technology, 2010 Vol.5, No.1, pp.80 - 99 (Abstract)