MOOCs - What are your thoughts?

Earlier in the week, I read the following article in the Boston Globe, explaining how MOOCs are disrupting higher education:

http://www.bostonglobe.com/opinion/2014/05/09/moocs-disruption-only-beginning/S2VlsXpK6rzRx4DMrS4ADM/story.html

Then today there's an article in The Chronicle of Higher Education indicating that no such disruption is occurring:

http://chronicle.com/blogs/wiredcampus/conventional-online-higher-education-will-absorb-moocs-2-reports-say/52603?cid=at&utm_source=at&utm_medium=en

Obviously there will always be opposing views/opinions, but I thought it was interesting to see both articles within days of one another. What are your thoughts on MOOCs?

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