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edX High School Initiative Promises To Bridge College Readiness Gap

In response to growing concern that students are entering colleges and universities without adequate academic preparation, edX has launched a High School Initiative, which provides 27 entry-level courses. edX and its funders have reason to believe …

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Rethinking Learning in the Digital Age

In this interesting video entitled “Rethinking Learning in the Digital Age”, Mitchel Resnick, the LEGO Papert Professor of Learning Research at MIT’s Media Lab, took a look at whether digital technologies …

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Open edX SXSWedu Panel Picker, Vote Now!

We are proposing the following panel for the 2015 SXSWedu, and need your vote!

In 2013, edX.org open sourced its technology with the goal of educating 1 billion students. This session will discuss how Open edX can become the platform of the future for online education.

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Reconciling Scale and Quality in Education


There has been considerable excitement over the potential for massive open online courses (MOOCs) to provide education for unlimited numbers of students and at low cost. Over the past 400 years, …

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Meet the Developers Behind the Online Education Revolution [Video]

ExtensionEngine has over 150 developers working on some of the world's leading online education platforms. In our video below, shot on location in Split Croatia, several of our developers discuss what it is like to be part of the online education revolution.

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Drowning in Data: The Biggest Hurdle for MOOC Proliferation

August 12th: Afternoon Session

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Learning with MOOCs Workshop Coverage Page

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Open edX Developer Demo, XBlocks [Video]

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5 Signs that a Corporate MOOC is Right For You

In a previous post we introduced you to Tim Mauri, a marketing manager at Ethicon who designed, built, and executed their Metabolic Applied Research Strategy (MARS) Massive Open Online Course (MOOC), one of the first corporate MOOCs on the Open edX platform.

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Open edX [Video]

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