After the Hype, Do MOOC Ventures Like edX Still Matter?

Goldie Blumenstyk, The Chronicle of Higher Education, May 30, 2017
Commentary by Stephen Downes

This is an interview with Anant Agarwal, chief executive of edX, so the answer is going to be 'yes'. But don't think of it as a technology project. Agarwal at one point says, "one of the big innovations, really, at edX has not been technology-focused. It has to do with policy and new credentials." The interviewer, Goldie Blumenstyk, sputters in response: "But does that really — that doesn't help educate the world, which I think was the big vision and maybe too much of the hype." 
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