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 is an interesting and promising edited collection pertaining to massively open online courses and open education resources. E-learning technology has swiftly grown in terms of interactivity and the capacity to reach students in nations all over the world since the emergence of the Internet. The transformational technological influence of the World Wide Web offers practicable types of communication and interaction which are essential for distance learning technology. There are scarcely any trends in digital education technology over the past half-century that can match the sudden arrival of massive open online courses. It has become impossible to cover MOOC classes with one definition because there are many different categories of massive open online courses. Some massive open online courses are based on recorded video seminars plus facilitated interaction or discussion forums. Some massively open online courses are a supply-side response to recent increases in the demand for schooling and learning. Massively open online courses are noticeably a significant change agent influencing distance learning technology today. MOOCs and Open Education Around the World talks about the basis for understanding the unprecedented educational opportunities available to individual educators academics, universities, and societies. This 2015 edited collection addresses many far-reaching improvements in massively online courses (MOOC). This impressive new book also investigates open education resources and online education issues. For more details see this best books about education website.