MOOCs and Open Education Around the World. 2015 – Routledge.
Edited by Curtis J. Bonk, Mimi M. Lee, Thomas C. Reeves, Thomas H. Reynolds.
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MOOCs and Open Education is a cutting-edge and promising new book relevant to massively open online courses (MOOCs) and open educational resources. Online education technology has quickly evolved in terms of interactivity and the opportunity to reach humans in every nation on earth since the emergence of the Internet. The transformative technological influence of the World Wide Web makes possible powerful forms of communication and interaction which are essential for blended learning. There are hardly any trends in elearning over the past few decades that can match the sudden arrival of these MOOC classes. It is no longer possible to cover these MOOC courses with one definition because there are many different categories of MOOC courses. Some MOOC courses are based on video group discussions plus facilitated interaction or discussion forums. Some massive open online courses are a response to increases in the demand for schooling and online learning. These online MOOCs are absolutely a significant change agent influencing online education technology today. MOOCs and Open Education examines opportunities in digital educational technology online learning services, virtual learning activities and digital learning materials which are growing rapidly. This Routledge Chapman & Hall book discusses quite a few major gains in massively open online courses (MOOCs). This scholarly new book also investigates education resources and online education issues. To find out more go to this open education book website.