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MOOCs Market Outlook, Opportunities and Forecasts Report 2017 ... - satPRnews (press release)

Thursday, 11/16/2017, at 4:25 PM

MOOCs Market Outlook, Opportunities and Forecasts Report 2017 ...
satPRnews (press release)
MOOCs Market report provides key statistics on the market status of the MOOCs Manufacturers and is a valuable source of guidance and direction for companies ...

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Five years of MOOCs: Journalists and students tell how online courses from the Knight Center helped in their careers - Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas (blog)

Wednesday, 11/15/2017, at 8:53 PM

Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas (blog)

Five years of MOOCs: Journalists and students tell how online courses from the Knight Center helped in their careers
Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas (blog)
The role of the Knight Center's MOOCS in the careers of many journalists around the world is huge. And that means not only a positive impact on the quality of the news coverage in several spots worldwide, but new opportunities to make dreams come true.

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Rice courses available for free on Coursera and EdX - The Rice Thresher

Wednesday, 11/15/2017, at 5:36 PM

The Rice Thresher

Rice courses available for free on Coursera and EdX
The Rice Thresher
Rice hopped on the online course bandwagon a few years ago, and the courses continue to be popular today. Massive open online courses (called MOOCs) were drawing in hundreds of thousands of students eager to access courses for free. The Rice ...
The Policy Issues of Online EducationGeorgetown Public Policy Review

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MOOCs: The new generation learning - BFSI Post Magazine | Elets

Wednesday, 11/15/2017, at 8:39 AM

BFSI Post Magazine | Elets

MOOCs: The new generation learning
BFSI Post Magazine | Elets
MOOCs provide an affordable and flexible way to learn new skills, advance your career and deliver quality educational experiences at scale, writes Archana Thakur, Joint Secretary, University Grants Commission (UGC), how MOOCs is helping students in ...

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Academic Innovation Summit discuss MOOCs' place at the 'U' - The Michigan Daily

Tuesday, 11/14/2017, at 11:23 PM

The Michigan Daily

Academic Innovation Summit discuss MOOCs' place at the 'U'
The Michigan Daily
“(MOOCs) really reflect three kinds of considerations — expanding the brand and reaching out, 80 percent of students who have taken our MOOCs are outside the United States, representing over 200 countries,” Finholt said. “We also aspire to use our ...

200 universities just launched 600 free online courses. Here's the full list. - Quartz

Sunday, 11/5/2017, at 12:46 PM

Quartz

200 universities just launched 600 free online courses. Here's the full list.
Quartz
And I've been keeping track of these MOOCs the entire time over at Class Central, ever since they rose to prominence. In the past three months alone, over 200 universities have announced 600 such free online courses. I've compiled a list of them and ...

MOOCs, Coding Bootcamps, and Other Online Educators Display a Glaring Lack of Student Support Services - eLearningInside News

Thursday, 10/26/2017, at 6:06 AM

eLearningInside News

MOOCs, Coding Bootcamps, and Other Online Educators Display a Glaring Lack of Student Support Services
eLearningInside News
Among MOOC providers and other online programs, disrupters tend to gush about job success rates, filling skills gaps, and the democratization of education. But one subject is almost always left unspoken: student support. As 2016, 58 million students ...

A Proposal to Put the 'M' Back in MOOCs - EdSurge

Tuesday, 10/24/2017, at 2:33 PM

A Proposal to Put the 'M' Back in MOOCs
EdSurge
MOOCs have evolved over the past five years from a virtual version of a classroom course to an experience that feels more like a Netflix library of teaching videos. The change has helped companies that provide these courses find a business model, but ...

Rethinking MOOCs - Duke Chronicle

Tuesday, 10/24/2017, at 12:00 AM

Rethinking MOOCs
Duke Chronicle
One problem is that MOOCs and elite universities are in the business of offering fundamentally different experiences in terms of higher education. The most valuable products that elite institutions like Duke sell for over $70,000 a year are not high ...

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Disrupt This! MOOCs and the Promise of Technology – Book Review - USAPP American Politics and Policy (blog)

Sunday, 10/22/2017, at 8:57 AM

USAPP American Politics and Policy (blog)

Disrupt This! MOOCs and the Promise of Technology – Book Review
USAPP American Politics and Policy (blog)
Disrupt This! MOOCs and the Promise of Technology. Karen Head. University Press of New England. 2017. As I was finishing this book, I noticed an announcement on Twitter posted by my school for a public event about the future of education aided by ...