Faculty Coalition: It's Time to Examine MOOC and Online Ed Profit Motives

Artículo en Campus Technology sobre la campaña Future of Higher Education y su informe The 'Promises' of Online Higher Education: Profits. ¿Son el elearning, y sobre toto los MOOC, una estrategia de las universidades privadas y las empresas tecnológicas contra la educación y el interés público?

A coalition of faculty groups has declared war against online learning, particularly massive open online courses (MOOCs), because it said it believes that the fast expansion of this form of education is being promulgated by corporations - specifically for-profit colleges and universities and education technology companies - at the expense of student education and public interest.