The future of MOOCs
NOVEMBER 25, 2012
Sure, the pedagogy may not be perfect, but the alternative is much worse. Universities will finally accept they are service providers. As the latest edition of Educause Review indicates, universities are fee-for-service businesses. Content providers will wag the long tail. MOOCs get a bad rap. Dismissed as prescriptive, or teacher-centric, or unsocial, or something else, it’s like a badge of honour to espouse why you dislike MOOCs.