Stephen Downes

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According to this article, the European MOOC Consortium (EMC) has launched a Common Microcredential Framework (CMF). " The CMF launched at the recent EADTU-EU Summit 2019 in Brussels with the EMC’s founding platform partners, including FutureLearnFrance Université NumériqueOpenupEdMiríadax, and  EduOpen." According to FutureLearn's Mark lester, “Leaving work for long periods of time to earn a traditional qualification will be less applicable in this new world and a new solution is needed from the education sector to meet this growing need.”

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Last Updated: Mar 30, 2021 11:08 p.m.