Udacity just reported the results of its online education experiment at San Jose State University. It’s not quite an “A,” but is a vast improvement over the very public failure in the spring.
Coursera just announced a partnership with some of the largest state universities in a bid to bring online education to millions of students.
NovoEd launched today to make access to courses from prestigious educational institutions available to anyone, starting with Stanford.
At a press conference today, San Jose State University announced it would be expanding its online course offering, and opening a facility for adaptive and blended learning.
Education is already accessible online. Now it’s going open source too.
A landmark bill has been proposed in the Senate to force California’s universities to give credit for online classes.
Thinkful’s virtual tutoring platform provides personalized training for college students in practical skills like web development and design.
Education startup Quad Learning helps students transition from community college to four-year universities to lower the cost of earning a bachelor’s degree.
As the San Francisco Chronicle reports, only one person from outside the UC system has taken a class.
Today’s round up of venture capital investments involves education, Bollywood, business networking, and even Victoria’s Secret models.
Andreesen Horowitz wants to help Udacity create the future of online learning, so it’s investing $15 million in the venture.
Today, a team of expert panelists gathered at DisruptSF to discuss how technology can benefit the public school system. The overarching goal for NewsCorp’s Joel Klein, Udacity’s Sebastian Thrun and Khan Academy’s Salman Khan is to bring personalized learning to the classroom.
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