HarvardX Experimentation Year 1 (AY2014)

8 Point Plan for HarvardX

Enhance the Platform (Jim, Samantha, Ben)

Set of principles for building open source community

07/09/2013 - 07/30/2013

What we have to do and why

07/09/2013 - 07/30/2013

Explanation of what we need, what edX is delivering, and the difference between the two

High level architecture & work plan

07/09/2013 - 07/30/2013

Build a Harvard Online Learning Portal (Perry)

Project charter

07/11/2013 - 07/19/2013

Discovery and budget proposal

07/19/2013

Timeline for development

08/02/2013

Elevate and Emphasize Educational Research (Andrew)

Finalize pre-course survey

07/12/2013 - 08/09/2013

Get IRB approval for pre-course survey

08/09/2013 - 08/31/2013

Conduct Revenue Experiments

Expand Fundraising Efforts

Alumni preview trailer

07/22/2013 - 09/21/2013

Sponsorship experiment

10/15/2013

Integrate Communications (Michael)

Reaffirm the Harvard and MIT Partnership (Anne)

Harvard/MIT One-Year Later Meeting

07/16/2013

Stand Up Collaborative Organization at 125 Mt. Auburn (Rob, Hunt, Samantha)