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<i>What is creativity? How does it work? How can you be more creative every day?</i><p>Creativity is a critical skill for the 21st Century. We constantly need …

Creativity

Top Free Online Resources to Learn Coding

Coding is a skill that is becoming more and more in demand. If you learn to code, you will make yourself more marketable as a worker. However, going …

Programming

This e-learning startup has created a series of courses taught by well-known celebrities

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff that we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>When studying the arts, be it acting, writing, or music, it’s always helpful to seek out advice from successful people in that …

Kevin Spacey

The Future Of Massively Open Online Courses (MOOCs)

Photo credit: JEFF PACHOUD/AFP/Getty Images<p><i>What according to you is the future of MOOCs? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Deepak Mehta, long time student, on Quora:</b><p>I think MOOCs are …

Education

Edtech: What Online Courses Are Doing to the Education System

But this kind of growth, like that associated with Coursera, is “ faster than Facebook,” specifically in terms of having a user growth rate greater …

eLearning

This iZettle-backed coding bootcamp for women is so popular it’s now expanding 10-fold

Tjejer Kodar<p>There’s little doubt that coding skills are in huge demand today.<p>Swedish startup Tjejer Kodar aims to help women break into the trade — while having a blast. By offering week-long coding trips abroad in partnership with Sweden’s leading tech companies, the movement has quickly attracted …

Programming

Why Students Living on Campus Take Online Courses

Students at the University of Central Florida are busy, and it’s not always with classes. They have sports to play, student organizations to run, …

Education

Beyond the Traditional School Model: How the Digital Learning Boom Leads One Rural School to Explore Advanced Placement Offerings

« Top Tips for Building a Successful EdTech Company | Main<p>| No comments<p><b>By: Amy Michalowski, Dean at The Virtual School</b><p>Online and digital learning …

Education

Project Management for Business Professionals - Canvas Network | Free online courses | MOOCs

Description<p>This course provides an introduction to the concepts, techniques, and principles of project management. Primary emphasis will be on …

Project Management

10 Best Project Management Training Courses Online

Their Project Management Expert bundle includes six courses covering PMI certifications and a software course.<p>Some of their courses are …

Personal Finance

Where Can Content Marketing Pros Go for Additional Training? Start Here

Published:<p>Follow Us<p>Content marketing is constantly changing, and it’s important that content marketers stay on top of their game. This guide features …

Content Marketing

Free online courses will teach anyone DNA sequencing

It's never been easier to learn how to code using online resources, and that's not limited to computer programming. You know what else is code? DNA, which scientists have been modifying in bacteria and embryos with increasing success over the years. Researchers from the Centre Recherches …

DNA sequencing

Inclusive UX Education: Designing a Free Online Learning Curriculum

Skyrocketing university tuition and pricy unaccredited boot camps aren’t helping to bring socioeconomic diversity to the field of UX. That’s why I’ve …

UX Design

Beer Master or Day Trader? 8 Online Classes You Should Take Now

Online courses have come a long way from the shady and questionably useful “e-colleges” of just a few years ago (we're looking at you, Trump U). For …

First Aid

Digital disruption lowers the cost of expensive masters degrees

A round of price-cutting has broken out in the market for high-priced masters degrees with four Australian universities offering students a pathway …

eLearning

Sean Pinder, Paul Kofman and Deborah Jones

The development of MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) has revolutionised the way in which universities can reach students and communities around the …

Education

Make Online Education Great (For The First Time)

It’s human nature to think things were better in the Good Old Days. Even near-death experiences of yesteryear can be gilded with nostalgia. Like the time at dinner when my mom asked me to pass the mayonnaise. Inspired by the funky 70s-era combination she wore as she headed out for a night of disco …

Education

MOOCs 2017 Global Market Expected to Grow at CAGR 46% and Forecast to 2019

<b>WiseGuyReports.Com Publish a New Market Research Report On –</b> “<b>MOOCs 2017 Global Market Expected to Grow at CAGR 46% and Forecast to 2019”.</b><p><b>The market</b> …

eLearning

The role of technology in the future of higher education

A new transcontinental research project is looking at the way technology affects traditional campus-based degrees.<p>As digital technology continues to …

Higher Education

Udacity launches robotics nanodegree and brings on 21 partners to hire graduates

Online education startup Udacity today announced the start of two new nanodegree programs for robotics and digital marketing. The company will also bring aboard about 20 new hiring partners, including Lockheed Martin, Fiat Chrysler, and IBM Brazil.<p>“They [hiring partners] consider our students when …

eLearning

The truth about MooCs and bootcamps: Their biggest benefit isn't creating more coders

The world needs more software programmers and MooCs and coding bootcamps promise to deliver the needed skills. But as an on-ramp to becoming a …

Education

3 Ways to Build Your Network #IMMOOC

The #IMMOOC experience (Innovator’s Mindset Massive Open Online Course) has three main purposes:<p>To dig deeper into the book, “The Innovator’s …

Success

How microcertifications work for IT job seekers and employers

Organizations struggling to fill high-demand tech roles -- like Linux or cybersecurity, for instance -- often look at certifications to benchmark a …

Employment

600+ MOOCs Getting Started in March: Enroll Free Today

Heads up: This month, 600+ MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) will be getting underway, giving you the chance to take courses from top flight …

eLearning

Free Education Runs Afoul Of The Bureaucrats

“If you are going to sin, sin against God, not the bureaucracy,” quipped World War II Navy Admiral Hyman Rickover. “God will forgive you, but the bureaucracy won’t.” The University of California-Berkeley might have considered this warning before it committed the heinous crime of uploading some …

Opinion

Getting started… | Blended Learning @ Business - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

<b>How do you envision that integration between online and face-to-face in your course?</b><p>The first step to create or re design your course into a blended …

Learning

370 Free Online Programming & Computer Science Courses You Can Start This Month

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 …

eLearning

Massive open online courses go beyond business basics

FT Mooc Tracker lists more than 400 courses at ft.com/mooc.<p>The course shows how technologies, documents and websites can be developed to be …

eLearning

Coursera chief on the future of online learning and the Trump era

When Rick Levin, chief executive of Coursera, ordered a delivery of tea from a boutique supplier in Colorado recently, he had no idea that the …

eLearning

Spotify points the way to new models of online business education

Scott DeRue, dean of the Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan, thinks his employer needs a new business model. His idea sounds a lot …

eLearning