Statement on Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs)

Davis, Felmon; Wittkower, D. E.
November 2014
APA Newsletters;Fall2014, Vol. 14 Issue 1, Special section p38
The article discusses the Massive Open Online Courses (MOOC) and the innovative pedagogy of education in lower costs. Topics include availability of MOOC to a larger audience, use of modern technology to address doubts of students, and increased employment opportunities for people seeking employment as a teacher.


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