MOOCs and Open Education Around the World. 2015.
Edited by Curtis J. Bonk, Mimi M. Lee, Thomas C. Reeves, Thomas H. Reynolds.
Learn more about the engaging new book MOOCs and Open Education
MOOCs and Open Education is a book which talks about subjects regarding massive open online courses (MOOC) and open education resources (OER).
These massive open online courses are typically free but do not lead to formal accreditation.
Online assessments for MOOCs can be difficult to conduct effectively and reliably.
It is challenging to motivate thousands of people in online environments.
What innovative assessment strategies and teaching practices are optimal?
Recent historical trends in technology-enhanced learning are empowering learners all over the world to be participants in classes online.
Interaction, feedback and online support are the most important things that help students succeed in these massive open online courses.
The ultimate aspiration of MOOCs is to provide indoctrination to more learners in every nation on earth.
This open education resources book investigates guidelines for others who hope to create highly engaging MOOC-based learning experiences.
For more details see this Open Education Resource website.