MOOCs

Learn Python with a Free Online Course from MIT

The programming language Python takes its name from Monty Python (true story!), and now courses that teach Python are in very high demand. Last …

Learning

7 Unique eLearning Sites to Learn Something Different

Dear Mr. Google, how can you find me something new to learn online? I’ve been to the regular boring e-learning sites. I want someone unique, …

Learning

Why Haven't MOOCs Eliminated Any Professors? | Technology and Learning

The evidence is in. More robots equals fewer jobs.<p>If MOOCs are a sort of robot, then why haven’t the MOOC robots taken the faculty jobs? MOOCs seem …

Education

Book Deals: Week of May 15, 2017

McMorris Lands Six Figures at Sourcebooks<p>In a six-figure world rights agreement, Kristina McMorris sold two historical novels, at auction, to …

Books

Are Pakistani universities doing enough to embrace MOOCs?

<b>LAHORE:</b> Massive Open Online Courses (MOOC) are a course of study offered over the internet which is free and has a very large number of participants. …

eLearning

Online course & MOOC video scripting guidelines #MOOC #edtech

Below are some general guidelines when looking to produce an online course script that can be used to record video content (e.g. MOOC, blended …

eLearning

2U acquires its way into certificate, international markets

The online program management company 2U is describing its acquisition of GetSmarter as an effort to expand into new course modalities and parts of …

eLearning

438 Free Online Programming & Computer Science Courses You Can Start in May

Five years ago, universities like MIT and Stanford first opened up free online courses to the public. Today, more than 700 schools around the world …

Education

700 MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) Getting Started in May: Enroll Free Today

FYI: This month, 700 MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) will be getting underway, giving you the chance to take courses from top flight …

Learning

Online Educator Udacity Adapts Courses to Changing Labor Market

In the fall of 2016, online educator Udacity announced the launch of a “nanodegree” program for self-driving car engineering. For $2,400, a student …

Education

Can MOOC platforms galvanise universal education in India?

How successful have Massive Online Open Course (MOOC) platforms been in creating a level playing field for global education? YourStory spoke to …

eLearning

Massive Open Online Courses used to be 100% free. But they didn’t stay that way.

I took one of the first Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) in 2011. Back then, everything was 100% free: the videos, the assignments, and the …

eLearning

Warburg Pincus Said to Seek $1.6 Billion for Financial Deals - Bloomberg

Warburg Pincus, the private equity firm where former Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner is president, is targeting $1.6 billion for its first fund …

Venture Capital

Help shape the future of Erasmus+! - Erasmus+ - European Commission

You can help us measure the difference the programme Erasmus+ is making for learners and staff by participating in our online survey. The survey will …

European News

The University of Denver Daniels College of Business Partners with 2U, Inc., to Deliver MBA@Denver | Daniels College of Business

University of Denver Chancellor Rebecca Chopp signs a partnership with Andrew Hermalyn, executive vice president of strategic partnerships for 2U …

Higher Education

MOOCs Started Out Completely Free. Where Are They Now?

I took one of the very first MOOCs, and back then the videos, assignments, and certificates were all free. That was in 2011. Unfortunately, this …

Education

The Power of Networks, book review: Life-changing connections

This book, also available as a MOOC, explores six key principles that govern the networks that influence our lives.<p>We don't normally think of our …

Publishing

Want to Learn How to Cook? Choose From These Culinary Schools in Manila | News + Trends

Learning how to cook can be as varied as an experience depending on one’s culinary goal. Whether the end goal is to learn to be a home cook, a pastry …

Education

GeekWire Deals: A career-advancing education in a lifetime of online coding courses

HTML isn’t just for engineers. Every industry benefits from fluency in digital concepts, like JavaScript and UX. How can you stay educated without …

Education

Videos to support learning in MOOCs

In this article I consider why videos and other multimedia that enable narrative and storytelling are prevalent in the learning design of Massive …

Learning

Online Discussion: Collaborating with Campus Partners on Outreach Activities

As part of its ongoing series of online discussions, the ULS Academic Outreach Committee will be offering three online roundtable discussions on …

Education

New academic programs online

• Bay Path University is starting a hybrid master of science in genetic counseling.<br>• HEC Paris is establishing a master's in innovation and …

eLearning

9 Legit Master’s Degrees You Can Now Earn Completely Online

Without further delay, here are nine completely online master’s degrees that have been announced so far.<p>1. Georgia Tech and Udacity: Online Master of …

Learning

SitePoint Premium Tech Courses: Lifetime Subscription, Save 88%

We have a great deal on the SitePoint Premium Tech Courses: Lifetime Subscription in the Geeky Gadgets Deals store today, you can save 88% off the …

eLearning

Best Online Music Production Courses

Below you’ll find a list of some of the best online music production courses currently being offered online. The list below was generated by user …

Music Production

What Education and Training Is Necessary to Be a Reporter?

With a 24/7 universe revolving around newspapers, cable television and satellite radio, it appears that people can never get enough information on …

Journalism

Texas A&M offering college degree with winemaking certificate - SFGate

COLLEGE STATION — College students at Texas A&M University may tack on a new, official certification to their degrees – winemaking.<p>The Enology Certificate program will begin in the fall and offer 15 hours of concentrated study in viticulture, pre- and post-fermentation winemaking processes, wine …

Wine

Seventeen jobs, five careers: learning in the age of automation

Online courses will help employees to upskill as redundancies sweep away jobs – but will universities be able to keep up?<p>St Paul’s in Adelaide has changed plenty over the years. The bluestone facade, lancet windows and sloping roof of this 19th century Anglican chapel suggest yet another house of …

Learning

Microsoft urges IT professionals to upgrade cloud computing skills

Microsoft called for IT professionals across Qatar and the wider Middle East to prepare themselves for a cloud future by sharpening their skills in …

Cloud Computing

Say What!? 25 Percent Off All Online Classes (Today Only!)

What’s on your weekend to-do list? If you haven’t made any plans yet, we think you should get creative this weekend! Especially if it means you can sit down with a few gal pals, drink wine, and start a fun project together.<p>Does that sound like a game plan? Great! Because today is a great day to …

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