MOOCs and Open Education Around the World. Published by Routledge Chapman & Hall (2015).
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 educational resources. distance learning has quickly expanded in terms of interactivity and the ability to reach participants all around the world since the emergence of the Internet. The transformative technological influence of the information superhighway makes possible practicable forms of communication and interaction which are essential for education. There are few trends in digital education technology over the past half-century that can match the sudden arrival of MOOC classes. We can no longer cover these MOOC courses with one definition because there are many different categories of massive open online courses. Some massively open online courses are based on video workshops plus facilitated interaction or discussion forums. Some MOOC courses are a supply-side response to dramatic increases in the demand for indoctrination and online learning. MOOC classes are unmistakably a significant change agent influencing electronic education technology today. MOOCs and Open Education explores the basis for understanding the unprecedented educational opportunities available to individual scholars academics, universities, and societies. This 2015 Routledge edited collection discusses several big evolvements in MOOC classes. This impressive book also reviews education resources and online education issues. For more info go to this open educational resources book website.