The organizing committee of the international forum EdCrunch 2015 announces the first-ever contest of the Massive open online courses (MOOCs) – EdCrunch Award of 2015 http://edcrunch.ru/pages/static/award
Contest is held in 4 directions (the humanities, science and engineering, vocational and non-formal training). Diplomas, money prize and valuable presents from forum sponsors will be awarded to the contest winners. The prize fund this year will make 100 thousand rubles.
The registration of experts for courses quality assessment is on the site https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1czqgyoNXdSKCmL2e5Rf1tAoSn2CjCSi9GU3tX-TzVzg/edit is open
The experts may come as from course design specialists as well as from online course customers, employers, teachers, research associates and students. The list of experts is approved by a contest experts commission. Summary of experts with the photo will be published on the forum site. The status of the contest expert grants the right to be included in a database for participation in contract works on online courses assessment and free entrance to the forum events.
The MOOC application page is open for filling (not more than 3 courses from one body) http://www.courseon.org/edcrunch till 23:00 on September 07, 2015 (Moscow time).
The educational organizations, courses owners, courses providers, independent authors and all interested persons are invited for contest application process.
Contest winners awarding will take place in Moscow, at the EdCrunch forum on September 14-15, 2015