MOOCs and Open Education Around the World. Routledge.
Edited by Curtis J. Bonk, Mimi M. Lee, Thomas C. Reeves, Thomas H. Reynolds.
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MOOCs and Open Education Around the World is a fascinating and promising book pertaining to massive open online courses (MOOCs) and open educational resources (OERs). Digital learning technology has quickly expanded in terms of interactivity and the opportunity to reach humans all around the world since the emergence of the Internet. The transformative technological impact of the Internet allows powerful kinds of communication and interaction which are essential for learning technology. There are not many trends in learning technology over the past few decades that can match the sudden arrival of MOOCs. It is no longer possible to cover these massively open online courses with one definition because there are many different categories of MOOC classes. Some massively open online courses are based on recorded video group discussions plus facilitated interaction or discussion forums. Some MOOC classes are an effort to meet global increases in the demand for e-learning and training. MOOC classes are noticeably a significant change agent influencing learning technology today. MOOCs and Open Education Around the World researches the current state of online learning technology and education resources in general. This Routledge book describes several important trends in massive open online courses (MOOCs). This appealing new book also deals with open educational resources and online education subjects. To learn more go to this open educational resources website.