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Students anywhere are being offered free instruction online. What will that do to the trillion-dollar education business?
The master plan that once set California apart and helped drive its economic engine — a strong K-12 commitment and a high-quality college education accessible to just about all — has unraveled.
“Massive open online courses,” or MOOCs, have caught fire in academia. They offer, at no charge, what was once exclusive to students who earn college admission and pay tuition.