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Virtual School MOOC ready for launch

Monday, 3 September 2012
Front page of Virtual Schools MOOC

Want to see a massive online open course (MOOC) in action? then take a look at this Virtual School 2012 MOOC. This course provides a broad overview of the field of K-12 online learning, specifically what is currently known based on the research that has been conducted in the field. The main goal of this course is to provide a broad grounding in research related to the field of K-12 online learning.

It is led by Michael Barbour, from Wayne State University, Michael describes himself as having  relied heavily upon the format used by David Wiley in his Introduction to Openness in Education. VISCED's Paul Bacsich is one of the course tutors.

This project has been funded with support from the European Commission. This website reflects the views only of the author, and the Commission cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein.