Study Finds California Community College Students Performing Better In Classrooms Than Online Courses
A newly-released study of more than 200,000 California community college students raises questions about the effectiveness of taking college courses online.
The movement of “Massive Open Online Courses,” which began with elite universities making their courses available online to the masses, is rapidly moving into the trenches of public higher education.
University of California faculty members are criticizing a state lawmaker’s proposal to allow public college students to earn degree credit for online courses from outside education providers.
More leading universities are offering free online courses through the fast-growing education platform Coursera.