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 issues having to do with massively open online courses (MOOC) and open educational resources (OERs).
MOOC courses are typically free for participants but do not lead to formal accreditation.
MOOCs are massive because there is no limit on the number of participating students.
The open education resources movement was the inspiration for the first MOOCs.
Massively open online courses are a form of e-learning technology.
This massive open courses book investigates the best practices in electronic education technology based on decades of research.
How can we deal with the issues of inadequate learner motivation and high dropout rates?
New gains in technology-enhanced learning have provided the means for people in nations all around the world to be participants in courses online.
This significant new book considers the key barriers associated with these MOOCs and open educational resources.
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