Massive open online course/External Links
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Data and Statistics
- "Doctoral institutions were more than five times as likely as baccalaureate colleges to offer massive open online courses. Two-year colleges were the least likely to offer such courses." MOOC Status by Institution Type, 2013
Dave Cormier is credited with coining the term "MOOC" in 2008.
George Siemens is credited as being a co-founders of Connectivism in 2005.
Stephen Downes is credited as being a co-founders of Connectivism in 2005.
Open for Learning: The CMS and the Open Learning Network (Jon Mott, David Wiley)
cMOOC (Connectivist) Offerings
xMOOC (Sponsored/Commercial) Vendors
Optimism About MOOCs Fades in Campus IT Offices (2014/10/01): Campus Computing Survey shows agreement that MOOCs "offer a viable model for the effective delivery of online instruction" drops over ten points to 38% of respondents.