Experimental Testbed for MOOC Support

Project Details

Project Lead
Abhilash Koppula 
Project Manager
Geoffrey Fox 
Institution
Indiana University, Community Grids Lab  
Discipline
Computer Science (401) 

Abstract

Experimental Testbed for MOOC Support

Intellectual Merit

MOOC's are an new approach to education. This project will test different ways of providing programming lab support to students with preconfigured VM's. Python and Java are languages to be explored. Ease of student use will be investigated

Broader Impacts

MOOC's are attractive approach to Minority Serving Institution Education This project will help improve educational opportunities for communities without access to important new curricula

Scale of Use

Initially just a few VM's