MOOCs are the mp3 of edu­ca­tion: the eas­i­est thing to dis­trib­ute over the inter­net, will be. Just as the mp3 has indeed dis­rupt­ed the music indus­try, but not real­ly music, so the MOOCs will remove much of the lec­ture, but pos­si­bly not broad­er edu­ca­tion.

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Kars Alfrink

Kars is a designer, researcher and educator focused on emerging technologies, social progress and the built environment.