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Guest Post: Daniel Seaton, Cody Coleman, Jon Daries, Isaac Chuang Since the inception of MITx, discussion forums have provided subtle clues that teachers are enrolling in MOOCs. One of the first clues involved the inaugural run of 8.MReV: Mechanics ReView, whose course staff discovered a number of high school teachers eager to work through material while assisting motivated students in discussion forums. The 8.MReV staff...

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Torino, Italy  |  Age 26 I joined edX two years ago while I was finishing my Master’s Degree in Italy. My studies had a strong interdisciplinary character, so I ended up not feeling like an expert in anything particular. Because of this, I took my first edX course. HarvardX Human Health and Global Environmental Change gave me both inspiration and a direction. A few weeks later I...

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