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 Around the World is a edited collection which articulates topics having to do with massive open online courses (MOOCs) and open educational resources (OERs).
These MOOC classes are usually free for participants but do not always lead to formal accreditation.
A MOOC is an online course which uses the Internet to provide open access and unlimited student participation.
It can be problematic to motivate and engage people in online environments.
How can institutions make sure that the quality control for these massively open online courses is all right?
How can participants manage problems like inadequate learner motivation and high participant dropout rates?
Modern historical trends in online education are making it possible for students in every nation on earth to participate in online classes.
Interaction, feedback and online support are the most important things that help humans succeed in these MOOC courses.
The basic purpose of these MOOC classes is to provide edification to more humans all around the world.
This book answers many questions about MOOCs and other forms of open education resources.
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