The future of MOOCs

E-Learning Provocateur

Sure, the pedagogy may not be perfect, but the alternative is much worse. Countries that currently attract foreign students to their shores will need to brace for the impact on their local economies, as an ever-increasing proportion of students choose to gain an international education without leaving their home country. The pedagogy of MOOCs will be enriched. Offshoring will become the rule, not the exception. MOOCs get a bad rap.

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The future of MOOCs

E-Learning Provocateur

Sure, the pedagogy may not be perfect, but the alternative is much worse. Countries that currently attract foreign students to their shores will need to brace for the impact on their local economies, as an ever-increasing proportion of students choose to gain an international education without leaving their home country. The pedagogy of MOOCs will be enriched. Offshoring will become the rule, not the exception. MOOCs get a bad rap.

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eLearning Conferences 2011

Tony Karrer

link] or www.col.org/OERPolicy December 1, 2010 Security and Defence Learning : International Forum on Technology Assisted Learning and Training for Defence, Security and Emergency Services, 6 th , Hotel InterContinental Berlin, Berlin, Germany. www.online-educa.com December 1-3, 2010 Worldwide Forum on Education and Culture , Rome, Italy. link] January 14-16, 2011 World Universities Forum , 4 th , Hong Kong, China.