Mapping a MOOC Reveals Global Patterns in Student Engagement

Mapping the location of the 49,000 students who take my online course revealed some interesting patterns.
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Teaching an online course that 49,000 students have signed up for presents an unprecedented challenge when it comes to an important aspect of instruction: knowing your audience.

I could see from my course "dashboard" in Coursera that the students...

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