Education: 10 Hottest Ed-Tech Stories of 2012 - Wired Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education | Cloud Central | Scoop.it

Coursera and Udacity appear most frequently in this year’s top headlines. Both offer MOOCs, or massive open online courses, and both were founded by Stanford University computer-science professors who are now on leave. Together, they now claim more than two million students, though some of those sign up but never complete work in the courses.