TITLE

Online learning will make college cheaper. It will also make it better

AUTHOR(S)
Reif, L. Rafael; MIT, of
PUB. DATE
October 2013
SOURCE
Time;10/7/2013, Vol. 182 Issue 15, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the potential impact of online learning on college costs and the ability of students to obtain college educations in America as of October 2013. Massive open online courses (MOOCs) and various colleges such as the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) are mentioned, along with the MIT OpenCourseWare college education initiative which was launched in 2002. Digital learning technologies and the edX online platform's partnership with Harvard University are examined.
ACCESSION #
90429963

 

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