MOOCs and Open Education Around the World. Routledge Chapman & Hall (2015).
Edited by Curtis J. Bonk, Mimi M. Lee, Thomas C. Reeves, Thomas H. Reynolds.
Learn more about this interesting new book MOOCs and Open Education
MOOCs and Open Education Around the World is a edited collection that investigates issues having to do with massively open online courses and open education resources.
These MOOC courses are usually free for participants but do not always lead to formal accreditation.
It is a challenge to inspire and engage humans in online environments.
The open education movement was the inspiration for the first massive open online courses.
How can learners make sure that instructors are properly credentialed and qualified to teach online MOOC courses?
How can participants handle issues like poor motivation and high learner attrition?
This MOOC classes book also addresses active learning solutions that can help motivate students to engage in more productive learning experiences.
New historical trends in online learning technology have enabled students in nations all around the world to take online classes.
Intellectuals and desire to comprehend how these MOOC courses can be improved.
This open education resources (OERs) book articulates guidelines for others who hope to create highly engaging MOOC-based learning experiences.
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