Abstracts, PublicNet: 19 June, 2014

Massive open online courses, MOOCs, are being taken up slowly to educate 12-19 year olds in the UK, but there is potential for greater use if deployed in particular ways.

Research into MOOCs and their use within compulsory-age education found that there are a handful of school-age MOOCs currently operating in the UK, although mainly these have been funded by the government and social enterprise and mainly focused on niche key stage 5 objectives.

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