Demystifying the hype of massive open online courses
Average student in a MOOC is a young, white American man with a degree and full-time job
Mon, Nov 03, 2014 - 5:50 AM
WHEN massive open online courses first grabbed the spotlight in 2011, many saw in them promise of a revolutionary force that would disrupt traditional higher education by expanding access and reducing costs. The hope was that MOOCs - classes from elite universities, most of them...