Sebastian Thrun, founder of the free online learning platform Udacity and visionary of massive open online courses (MOOCs), added to the controversial learning method by declaring that MOOCs have been a colossal failure.
[caption id="attachment_58068" align="alignleft" width="210"] Sebastian Thrun is CEO and cofounder of the free online platform Udacity.[/caption]
Thrun says that although more than 1 million students from 190 countries have signed up for the free courses, only 10 percent finish.
In other words, are students actually...