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A new chart details how MOOCs are getting money, from where, and the many players behind the scenes.
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While walking my dog, I came up with two potential options for the future of education technology. We'll see if either actually come true.
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In a recent visit to Charlie Rose, Sal Khan shared some insight into the current state of Khan Academy. He breaks down what's ahead for the site.
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From Khan Academy to Haiku Deck, there's more than a dozen apps and tools you should give a whirl this year.
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Many school districts and even colleges have shown improvement when blended learning is implemented, with some underperforming schools even performing complete turnarounds.
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Love or hate, you know about Khan Academy. It's a great way for students of nearly any age to brush up on important lessons needed in the classroom. But what about online learning for grownups? There are plenty of ways to learn online but nothing that comes close to Khan Academy's size.
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After more than 1,000 entries, YouTube has chosen the next 10 Gurus of Education. The search started last month when YouTube teamed up with Khan Academy to find a few folks who could generate useful content and resources for the YouTube EDU channels (1,000 channels exist so far).
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Whatever your stance on Khan Academy, there's no denying that it's had quite an impact on the world of education and technology. I was perusing some of their newest videos this afternoon and it dawned on me that it might be helpful to share some of the most popular videos in terms of views.
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There is a massive push to bring more and more learning online. From Khan Academy to Coursehero to online schools, the future is clear. But there's a new take on the current online learning model and it's just gotten some major capital funding. More than a million dollars in funding, actually.
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What are the chances of making 10 consecutive free throws? Sal Khan and LeBron James team up to respond.
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Change of all kinds depends on key episodes of disruption--even those that aren't all roses at the time. In the May issue, we chose 21 of the most recent initiatives in education and ranked them according to their ability to change education in powerful and even unpredictable ways.
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Sal Khan is a worldwide name and is inspiring many other teachers to harness the power of technology to improve learning around the world. One of those teachers is Paul Andersen.
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Pardon the hyperbole, but this may be one of the biggest partnerships in education since chalk met the chalkboard. MIT has officially joined forces with Khan Academy to launch a new set of educational videos. But it's not what you think.
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Whether you want to use it as a study tool for your own education or bring it in as an alternative way for students in your classes to learn a subject, it’s simple and free to get started with Khan Academy.
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I just learned about a great venture being undertaken by the folks at Glens Falls City School District in New York. They're working to provide 24-7 access to lessons taught by their teachers.