MOOCs and Open Education Around the World. 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 a scholarly and promising new book relating to massive open online courses (MOOC) and open educational resources. Online learning has quickly expanded in terms of interactivity and the capacity to reach learners in all parts of the world since the emergence of the Internet. The transformational technological influence of the Internet provides practicable types of communication and interaction which are essential for digital e-learning technology. There are scarcely any trends in learning technology over the past half-century that can match the sudden arrival of these massively open online courses. It is no longer possible to cover these MOOC classes with one definition because there are many different categories of massive open online courses. Some MOOC classes are based on recorded video discussions plus facilitated interaction or discussion forums. Some massive open online courses are a supply-side response to increases in the demand for edification and education. MOOC courses are without question a relevant change agent influencing digital learning technology today. MOOCs and Open Education Around the World researches the current state of digital e-learning technology and open education in general. This 2015 Routledge book considers dozens of critical gains in massively open online courses (MOOCs). This enlightening new book also studies open educational resources (OER) and online education topics. For more info please see this books about open education website.