Rebecca Petersen


Rebecca has 20 years of experience leading online learning initiatives in higher education and nonprofits. She is leading Tufts University's new online graduate teacher education programs, which includes management and oversight of OPM collaboration.

Prior to Tufts, Rebecca was part of the original team at edX, the massive open online course (MOOC) provider founded by Harvard and MIT.  At edX, Rebecca provided leadershp for special projects including Gates and Hewlett funded initiatives to pilot MOOC content and technology with on-campus programs in community colleges and state university systems. 

EDUCAUSE Publications

  • LearningOS: The Now Generation Digital Learning Environment
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    Instead of designing and implementing a complicated next generation digital learning environment, consider using a simpler learning ecosystem that supports teaching and learning in the <em>now</em> generation digital learning environment, LearningOS.

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