In May, Mt. San Jacinto Community College conducted the first basic writing MOOC for Coursera, WCET reports.  Our intention was primarily to provide a resource for students who did not assess into college level English.  We also thought that anyone who needed to brush up on grammar and language usage skills could make use of the course. The title of the course is “Crafting an Effective Writer:  Tools of the Trade.”

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