Category: Education

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Are MOOCs the Future of Education?

I’m taking my first MOOC, and it’s great. Everything’s online – lectures, assignments, textbook and final – which means I can work at my own pace. MOOC, by the way, stands for “massive open online course,” and it is currently the sexiest innovation in education. I took all of my college courses in a traditional setting and was convinced that…