Tag: coursera

The Rise of MOOCs

Freelance Writer, Teacher

Massive open online courses are arguably the most revolutionary facet of higher education today. Classes open to anyone, anywhere, with enrollments in the thousands, at the best colleges and universities in the country--all for free: is this the future of education? read more

Free Courses in Computer Science

Data Entry Specialist, Carnegie Communications

With all the buzz about Coursera, there's a similar program for those interested in computer science. Read more about free online courses that are all the rage! read more

Free College Courses: Too Good to be True?

Senior Assistant Editor, Wintergreen Orchard House

A new company is offering free online courses from top universities. But what, if any, are the benefits? read more