Learner News / Uncategorized
This post was originally published on the Higher Ed Beta blog. To be sure, enrollment in online learning opportunities (MOOCs and beyond) continues to grow. New courses (from stalwart institutions like the Ivies and unexpected ones like Wired magazine), new forms of degrees (nano- and micro-), and hybrid programs that blend traditional with online learning (where learners end up with the same credential as those who...
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Learner News / MOOC Research
This post originally ran on the Inside Higher Ed’s Higher Ed Beta Blog on May 13, 2015. This past academic year did not offer anything as attention grabbing as 2012’s advent of MOOCs. Yet profound transformations, nevertheless, have been underway. A year ago no one would have imagined: That a name-brand university would award academic credit for MOOCs. That a free college education is poised to become...
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