With all the buzz about the Grand MOOC Pivot of Saint Sebastian that word could not help but transport me back to my 1970s youth and the classic game of Pivot Pool (I had this game, but to date, have never had a real pool table).
All it took was some swapping out of Lucille Ball for The Great Pivoter, and for fun, the Happy Well Adjusted Coursera family enjoy the game as well. My blending of the MOOCers is not quite in the 1970s tint of the game box. Oh well. Plus a bit of text modifications. Long live the clone brush.
For reference, the original
It is after all a game for players…
GAME FOR THE
All you do is:
AIM FOR HIGHER ED
ADJUST WHEN THE STUDENTS SUCK
TURN IT TO CORPORATE
TRAINING; ITS EASIER
Guess who wins this game?
UPDATE Nov 20, 2013: We now have a theme song for this game thanks to @dkernohan and @VivienRolfe
The post "Pivot MOOC" was originally pushed out of the bottom of a purple jar of Play-Doh at CogDogBlog (http://cogdogblog.com/2013/11/pivot-mooc/) on November 18, 2013.