*****Below is our parody April Fool’s post. It is completely fictional.***** In its relentless quest to find a sustainable business Coursera is introducing a new feature called “Pause Points” that allows its MOOC students to extend assignment deadlines by up to three days, for a fee. Pause Points will be available for selected courses starting … Continued
Public libraries can utilize MOOCs to help bring new resources to the community, while also helping with social engagement with MOOCs. The example of Skokie Public Libray illustrates some possibilities.