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The challenge of open education

Posted on 07 Feb 2013 with 0 comments
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This paper seeks to provide a historical overview of developments in the world of open education and a look at the key challenges it faces. It considers how technology has altered the way in which information is obtained and shared and the consequences this has for the organization of education, from online learning to the flipped classroom. It also shows how roles and the balance of power between producers and consumers of content have become blurred leading to new possibilities for learning in different ways such as MOOCs.


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