Education

Apr 21 2017

Why Free Online Classes Are Still the Future of Education #free #online #education

#free online education # Why Free Online Classes Are Still the Future of Education Slide: 2 / of 2. Caption: Anant Agarwal. Eric Smalley/WIRED Why Free Online Classes Are Still the Future of Education The MOOC was The Next Big Thing and then it was written off for dead. But for Anant Agarwal, one of the founding fathers of this online reboot of university education, it s only just getting started. Agarwal is an MIT computer science professor and the CEO of the Cambridge, Massachusetts-based non-profit, edX, one of several purveyors of so-called massively open online courses, or MOOCs, which …

Dec 21 2016

Why Free Online Classes Are Still the Future of Education #free #online #education

#free online education # Why Free Online Classes Are Still the Future of Education Slide: 2 / of 2. Caption: Anant Agarwal. Eric Smalley/WIRED Why Free Online Classes Are Still the Future of Education The MOOC was The Next Big Thing and then it was written off for dead. But for Anant Agarwal, one of the founding fathers of this online reboot of university education, it s only just getting started. Agarwal is an MIT computer science professor and the CEO of the Cambridge, Massachusetts-based non-profit, edX, one of several purveyors of so-called massively open online courses, or MOOCs, which …