MOOCs and Open Education Around the World. Published by Routledge Chapman & Hall.
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 that examines topics regarding massive open online courses (MOOCs) and open education resources (OERs).
MOOC classes are ordinarily free for learners but do not lead to formal accreditation.
The open education movement was the inspiration for the first MOOC courses.
As distance learning becomes more abundant there is an expanding desire to gain more knowledge about how massively open online courses are being conducted.
How can organizations assure that the quality of education provided by these massive open online courses is good?
How can stakeholders handle problems like inadequate motivation and high participant attrition?
Brand new developments in technology-enhanced learning are enabling students all over the world to participate in classes online.
There are numerous topics that learning technology institutions are having to consider today because online learning is evolving so rapidly.
This open education book researches life-changing stories that might inspire others to try experiencing MOOCs and open education.
For more details see this Open Educational Resources Book website.