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View Diary: MOOCs heralded as free online education, but how free is free? (118 comments)

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  •  They need to address the real problems (7+ / 0-)

    ...expansion of the administrative staff and ballooning of administrator salaries, plus an emphasis on bricks and mortar over education. Federal funding of grants and loans has been offset by increases in tuition rates that far exceed inflation.  Rather than serve the ideal of providing a good quality education at an affordable price, state university presidents are trying to compete with Harvard. Otherwise, MOOCs will be used to justify more abuses of students from low income families.

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