President Obama's recent proposals to make a college education accessible to more people offers a great many ideas. One of those ideas involves ways to expand or use Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs), The Huffington Post reports.

MOOCs provide lots of information to a broad audience, but they fall woefully short in ensuring that students are still learning the essentials. Educators must impart knowledge and teach a set of skills students need to succeed in the real world.

The college process that has been successful for 100 years is not just about acquiring an education, but about ensuring that our students develop...

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