I subscribe to most points highlighted in D.Clark’s article, as I’m one of those learners motivated just by the desire to learn – http://donaldclarkplanb.blogspot.pt/2016/01/10-reasons-why-2015-is-year-of-mooc.html.
- MOOCs are not massive, demand is massive
- MOOC learners motivated by desire to learn
- Huge number of educators taking MOOCs
- MOOCs are stepping stones
- Research focusing on learner experience
- Jury is out on MOOC learning design
- MOOCs offer value for real needs