Free education for all – open content sites – a handpicked collection-1

–http://ed.ted.com/ “TED-Ed’s commitment to creating lessons worth sharing is an extension of TED’s mission of spreading great ideas. Within the growing TED-Ed video library, you will find carefully curated educational videos, many of which represent collaborations between talented educators and … Continue reading

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Free education for all – open content sites – a handpicked collection

  Udacity – http://www.udacity.com/ “Udacity was founded by three roboticists who believed much of the educational value of their university classes could be offered online. A few weeks later, over 160,000 students in more than 190 countries enrolled in our … Continue reading

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Free education for all – open content sites – a handpicked collection

Free Open Content from the University of Oxford – http://podcasts.ox.ac.uk/ ” This free site features public lectures, teaching material, interviews with leading academics, information about applying to the University, and much more. All the material is arranged within a series … Continue reading

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Questions and thoughts about free online education for all

In January, I blogged about free online education for all provided by the Khan Academy.  Three months on, more websites joined the “free online education for all” model. To name two: Coursera and Udacity.     Here are two questions and my … Continue reading

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Free education for everyone

With over 2700 videos, the Khan Academy covers many subjects from arithmetic to physics, finance, and history and 289 practice exercises.  What’s more, almost everything is offered for free. http://www.khanacademy.org/ Image source: http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7175/6604080359_99f41951e4.jpg

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