A top athletics official at the university paid strippers and prostitutes to provide sexual services in hopes of persuading the recruits to enroll, according to a forthcoming book.
The for-profit educator plans to convert itself into a public-benefit corporation, in which it will commit to providing public service as well as earning profits.
In the online environment, many aspects of pedagogy and course design that are taken for granted in face-to-face courses become serious challenges.
The first study of Coursera students’ self-reported learning outcomes looks at why they take MOOCs and what kinds of educational and career benefits they see.
Grading in large courses (particularly online) can present a number of challenges. Anastasia Salter offers five tips for bringing grading under control while still providing meaningful feedback to students.