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.
Find out more about this interesting new book MOOCs and Open Education
MOOCs and Open Education Around the World is a book that reviews topics having to do with massive open online courses and open education resources.
There are quite a few illuminating new online education technologies emerging each year that can be used for teaching.
MOOC classes and similar endeavours with open education are allowing millions of self-directed online learners in all parts of the world to learn from well-known teachers.
A MOOC is an online course which uses the Internet to provide open access and unlimited student participation.
It is hard to engage and inspire humans in online environments.
As distance learning becomes more procurable there is an expanding desire to understand how these massively open online courses are being conducted.
How can institutions certify that the quality of these MOOC classes is adequate?
How can we deal with the problems of poor participant motivation and high learner dropout rates?
New developments in online learning make it possible for learners in all parts of the world to take part in online classes.
Students and need to grasp how these massively open online courses can be improved.
This open education resources (OER) book investigates guidelines for others who hope to create highly engaging MOOC-based learning experiences.
For more information see this MOOCs Book website.