An article by Rich Tenorio about Deciphering Secrets Massive Open Online Courses in the Times of Israel.

Prof. Roger Louis Martinez Davila addresses his class under the soaring ceiling of the Museo del Transito, or Museo Sefardi — a 14th-century synagogue, now museum, in the historic Spanish city of Toledo.

But his students are not inside with him: They are watching via a video that’s part of his “massive open online course,” or MOOC, entitled Deciphering Secrets: Unlocking the Manuscripts of Medieval Toledo, which was available on the edX online learning platform until November 27…read more