Toward a diversity of #MOOCs
Every once in a while I get the urge to resist some of the many vast generalizations about what “massive open online courses” (MOOCs) are and can be. Twitter is a place for this counterarguing. Search by #MOOCs and find a combination of profit-minded hucksterism, single-minded higher-ed utopianism, and critics of what many assume are the only modes possible in the MOOC format. This morning I tweeted out a few rejoinders and caveats. Click on the image for a larger view. You can follow ModPo’s tweets at @ModPoPenn.