MOOCs: From the Classroom to the Conference Room
Your Training Edge
APRIL 29, 2013
Aided by a grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, edX has partnered with two Boston-area community colleges to better prepare students for jobs in the digital, knowledge-based economy. In February 2011, TELUS launched a six-week training program that used videos, webcasts, and various social media platforms to reach all 40,000 of its employees. A little over a year ago, very few people had heard of massive open online courses, aka MOOCs.