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MOOCs Are Dead. Long Live Online Higher Education.

By Phil Hill

Last week marked five years since Stanford University introduced to the world the classes that would soon spark a frenzy over massive open online courses. 287 more words


Are MOOCs Forever?

By Jeffrey R. Young

This is the latest episode of our new podcast series on the future of higher education. You can subscribe in iTunes, 323 more words

MOOCs In The News

Even President Obama's Writing Goes Through Peer Review

For all those writers who grumble about the peer review process for publication in academic journals, it might ease the pain a bit to know that even President Obama has had to go through the process. 252 more words

Academic Writing

A University's Offer of Credit for a MOOC Gets No Takers

By Steve Kolowich

It was big news last fall when Colorado State University-Global Campus became the first college in the United States to grant credit to students who passed a MOOC, or massive open online course. 255 more words

MOOCs In The News

The Pedagogy of Trolls

As I recently wrote for The Chronicle of Higher Education, there are both risks and rewards facing faculty on social media, including dealing with pranksters and trolls. 1,000 more words

Blog Posts

Free Guide to Summer Writing Success

For academics, the summer “break” is here! For some, that means it is writing season; for others, it is time to regroup, plan, and prepare. And just in time, … 122 more words

Writing Tips

Distance Ed’s Second Act

By Phil Hill

Now that the MOOC hype has died down and almost no one is arguing that those free online courses will upend the traditional university, are we instead entering a period where online education is having a real impact on the core of higher education? 280 more words

MOOCs In The News