Learner support in MOOCs. An alternative perspective
DECEMBER 12, 2013
This is a different way of thinking about learner support, which was largely overlooked in the panel discussion, where the thinking seemed to be about what the ‘we’ the MOOC conveners could do for ‘them’ the learners, which is the approach that seems to have been taken by many MOOCs. Learning in the 21 st century requires some additional and different skills – skills such as being able to: locate, filter and select from vast amounts of information on the web.