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UW, other universities, join Coursera to offer Free and Low-Cost Online Courses

UW, other universities, join Coursera to offer Free and Low-Cost Online Courses

An article in today’s Seattle Times announces that the University of Washington along with nine other universities will be partnering with Coursera, an online start-up that specializes in offering free online university courses to anyone that wants to take a class. We’ve blogged about Coursera recently when the start-up first launched with its new businessRead more about UW, other universities, join Coursera to offer Free and Low-Cost Online Courses[…]

Coursera & New Open Education

Coursera & New Open Education

It seems that every week, a new open course program is established and announced. We aren’t complaining though–these open courses are revolutionary for education and provide opportunities for students around the world. But Coursera.org, a new site, sets itself apart from the others. Officially launched on April 18th, Coursera is the middle ground between onlineRead more about Coursera & New Open Education[…]