MOOCs and Open Education Around the World. Routledge Published: July 1, 2015.
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 fine and promising book pertaining to massively open online courses and open educational resources. Digital elearning technology has quickly evolved in terms of interactivity and the opportunity to reach students in all parts of the world since the emergence of the Internet. The transformative technological impact of the World Wide Web allows powerful kinds of communication and interaction which are essential for digital educational technology. There are hardly any trends in distance learning technology over the past few decades that can match the sudden arrival of MOOCs. It is now impossible to cover these massive open online courses with one definition because there are many different categories of MOOC classes. Some MOOC classes are based on prerecorded video seminars plus facilitated interaction or discussion forums. Some massively open online courses are a supply-side effort to respond to decades-long increases in the demand for teaching and online education. Massive open online courses are obviously becoming a powerful catalyst for innovations in learning technology. MOOCs and Open Education explores opportunities in electronic educational technology online learning services, virtual learning activities and digital learning materials which are growing rapidly. This Routledge edited collection researches many notable advances in massively open online courses (MOOC). This significant new book also describes educational resources and online education topics. This book includes a preface. For more info please visit this education books for teachers website.