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'Massive Open Online Course' movement sputters as students underperform, drop out

Education Alex Friedrich · ·
Students in Professor Brad Hokanson's Creative Problem Solving class plan how they'll make Rube Goldberg machines Thursday, Apr. 24, 2014 at the University of Minnesota. This class is also offered as a 7-week Massive Open Online Course, which includes video lectures and assignments to complete. The exercises are designed to encourage students to get out of their comfort zones and try new things.