2: MOOCs and online higher education

This episode of The Sometime Seminar discusses recent developments in online higher education and particularly the MOOC phenomenon/fad.

MOOC companies:
EdX (nonprofit)

Clay Shirky on Napster and the Academy (Metafilter thread); Inside Higher Ed article on collapse of a Coursera MOOC on how to run a MOOC (Metafilter thread)

Download this episode