MOOCs and Open Education Around the World. 2015 – Routledge.
Edited by Curtis J. Bonk, Mimi M. Lee, Thomas C. Reeves, Thomas H. Reynolds.
Learn more about this appealing new book MOOCs and Open Education
MOOCs and Open Education Around the World is a edited collection that considers subjects relevant to massive open online courses (MOOC) and open educational resources (OER).
Massively open online courses and similar experiments with open education resources (OERs) are allowing millions of self-directed online learners in all parts of the world to learn from well-known scientists.
Massive open online courses are mostly free for learners but do not lead to formal accreditation.
It is a challenge to inspire and motivate learners in online environments.
The open education resources (OER) movement was the inspiration for the first massively open online courses.
This online MOOC courses book studies the best practices in elearning based on decades of research.
As digital elearning technology becomes more available there is a progressing demand to gain a better understanding of how these MOOC classes are being conducted.
How can we make sure that teachers are properly credentialed to teach classes online?
Modern evolvements in online learning have provided the means for people in nations all around the world to take part in classes online.
Interaction, feedback and online support are the most important things that help learners succeed in MOOCs.
This cutting-edge new book talks about the challenges associated with MOOC classes and open education.
For more information see this MOOC book publisher website.