Coursera Brings Online Instruction To Teachers, Taking Its First Steps Into The K-12 Market

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http://techcrunch.com – While some institutions of higher learning have grown skeptical of the MOOC phenomenon spreading through its ranks (and the startups responsible), you have to give Coursera credit for keeping its foot on the gas. In less than six months, the MOOC startup has taken meaningful steps towards monetization and toward becoming a legitimate MOOC university, adding career services, verified certificates for a fee, courses for credit, along with teh addition of 29 new institutions (to bring its total to 62). With how quickly the MOOC universe is expanding, Coursera is now positioning itself to be the f (IT news)