POSTED: Tuesday, October 16, 2012 - 6:30am
UPDATED: Tuesday, October 16, 2012 - 6:44am
Regents approve $10 million investment in open online courses
Houston — The Houston Chronicle is reporting; In a meeting Monday, University of Texas System regents approved a $10 million investment in "massive open online courses," informally known as MOOCs, becoming the first public university system to join edX, the nonprofit partnership started by Harvard and MIT.
To read more on the school's plans; head to The Houston Chronicle's website: http://www.chron.com/news/houston-texas/article/UT-System-touts-plan-for-free-online-courses-3951066.php