MOOCs and Open Education Around the World. 2015 Routledge.
Edited by Curtis J. Bonk, Mimi M. Lee, Thomas C. Reeves, Thomas H. Reynolds.
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MOOCs and Open Education is a dramatic and promising edited collection pertaining to massively open online courses (MOOCs) and open education resources (OER). Digital e-learning technology has rapidly progressed in terms of interactivity and the ability to reach participants in every nation on earth since the emergence of the Internet. The life-changing technological influence of the World Wide Web provides practicable types of communication and interaction which are essential for online learning. There are few trends in online education technology over the past few decades that can match the sudden arrival of these MOOC classes. It has become impossible to cover these massive open online courses with one definition because there are many different categories of MOOCs. Some MOOCs are based on prerecorded video discussions plus facilitated interaction or discussion forums. Some MOOC courses are a response to decades-long increases in the demand for e-learning and training. MOOC courses are unquestionably becoming a powerful catalyst for innovations in online learning technology. MOOCs and Open Education Around the World studies opportunities in e-learning online learning services, virtual learning activities and digital learning materials which are growing rapidly. This Book articulates a lot of major gains in massively open online courses (MOOC). This new book also researches open education and online education subjects. The front matter of this book includes Forward #1. For more info please visit this books about open education website.