HarvardX: Developing Communities of Practice for Innovation in Online Learning

Samantha Earp
Managing Director, Academic Technology Services
Harvard University

Susan Fliss
Interim Librarian of Harvard College for Research and Instruction
Harvard University


In May of 2012, Harvard and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) announced edX, a groundbreaking new partnership in online learning. This session will give an overview of edX and HarvardX, with particular attention to the communities of practice being creating to develop and sustain innovation in online learning, in partnership with faculty, students, instructional designers, librarians, information technologists and other participants within and across edX institutions.



Last updated:  Thursday, December 13th, 2012