MOOCs and Open Education Around the World. Routledge 2015.
Edited by Curtis J. Bonk, Mimi M. Lee, Thomas C. Reeves, Thomas H. Reynolds.
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MOOCs and Open Education Around the World is a book which deals with subjects relating to massive open online courses (MOOCs) and open educational resources (OER).
There are a lot of educative new elearning technologies emerging each year that can be used for instruction.
Massive open online courses (MOOC) and similar initiatives with open education resources (OER) are allowing millions of self-directed online learners in nations all over the world to learn from well-known scholars.
Massive open online courses are free but do not always lead to formal accreditation.
MOOCs are open because they encourage open access via the Internet for all learners.
It is challenging to incentivize thousands of students in online environments.
How can participants ensure that the quality of teaching provided by these massive open online courses is tolerable?
Modern historical trends in blended learning technology have enabled people all around the world to take online courses.
Infrastructure, marketing, pedagogy, and assessment are some of the areas where questions about massively open online courses and other kinds of open education resources persist.
This book addresses the opportunities associated with these massively open online courses and open education.
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