Oct 302012

+Bonnie Stewart on the contract between Coursera and Antioch University. Worth reading.

It’s not that I object to Coursera making money, or to Antioch saving their students money. But carried to their logical conclusions, the narratives around those two particular occurrences begin to sound like higher ed by venture capitalists, and only for venture capitalists.

Agree, and that does not surprise me at all.

So. This morning, Inside Higher Ed announced that Coursera has contracted with Antioch University to license MOOC courses for credit, as part of Antioch’s bachelor’s degree programs. This is, as Steve…

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