MOOCs and Open Education Around the World. Routledge (2015).
Edited by Curtis J. Bonk, Mimi M. Lee, Thomas C. Reeves, Thomas H. Reynolds.
Learn more about this compelling new book MOOCs and Open Education
MOOCs and Open Education is a edited collection which analyzes subjects relevant to massively open online courses (MOOCs) and open educational resources (OER).
These massively open online courses are mostly free for students but do not always lead to formal accreditation.
MOOCs are massive because there is no limit on the number of participating students.
The open education resources (OER) movement was the inspiration for the first MOOCs.
How can learners certify that instructors are properly credentialed to teach massively open online courses?
How can participants handle inadequate student motivation and high learner attrition?
Modern evolvements in digital education technology are providing the means for students in nations all around the world to take part in classes via the Internet.
There are numerous issues that electronic educational technology organizations have to struggle with in 2015 because distance learning technology is advancing so rapidly.
This open education book investigates life-changing stories that might inspire others to try experiencing MOOCs and open education.
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