Lots of MOOC Buzz in @timeshighered

MOOC’s (Massive Online Open Course) is a word being bandied around in higher education more and more over the last couple of years: Moocs are already big – in reach and in hype – and are predicted to explode. Zoë Corbyn checks in to learn if they are more than just a novelty and to […]

Online Courses?

Are online courses a step in the right direction? for whom? While elite universities in the US and Europe may benefit financially from the emergence of online courses, smaller institutions and for-profit education companies could find themselves squeezed out, a report has claimed. According to Shifting Ground: Technology Begins to Alter Centuries-Old Business Model for Universities, […]