MOOCs: Democratizing Education

Clay Shirky: ‘We lecture other people every day about learning from history. Now it’s our turn’

The top 250 colleges in the US cover only three per cent of the current US student population.
Outside the elite institutions, though, the other 75% of students in the US

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Anywhere, Anytime, Now In Any Language Learning

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In a bid to remove the last big hurdle towards universalizing of education, Coursera has joined hands with crowdsourced captioning service provider, Amara . Under the agreements, Amara will translate and transcribe Coursera’s courses in dozens of languages.

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Hybrid Learning: Project-based Online Learning With In-person Workshops

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Hybrid Learning combines project-based online learning with in-person workshops. Skillshare is taking the lead in this direction. It has just launched hybrid classes. Skillshare’s mission is to create a better way to learn real world skills.

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Equity Analysis As A Career

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Welcome to the beautiful world of stock market. Some may object to calling it a beautiful world. They would prefer to call it an uncertain world. In truth, this is the combination of both – beautiful and uncertain. In this beautifully uncertain business, fortune changes every day.

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Online Education Heading For Infotainment

As more and more universities and colleges are moving into the crowded and distractible world of the Web and offering online courses, they realize the importance of appearance. They are vying for students’ attention, which is under assault from all sort of entertainment. That’s why they are turning education into infotainment.

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University of Oxford’s Environmental Programs

A global program which aims to encourage the sharing of high quality information about climate science, modelling and the interpretation of climate change modelling experiments with the expertise of the University of Oxford’s Department for Continuing Education and the Met Office Hadley Centre’s PRECIS team in delivering effective online education.

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Job Interview: Should It Be A Psychoanalysis?

If you are searching for a job, then expect your job interview to be much more than a professional encounter. Nowadays, interviewers tend to ask questions which you least expect.

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Knowledge Graph And The Future of Google Search

the Knowledge Graph enables you to search for things, people or places that Google knows about—landmarks, celebrities, cities, sports teams, buildings, geographical features, movies, celestial objects, works of art and more—and instantly get information that’s relevant to your query

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English Language Learners Hone Thinking Skills With Bloom Taxonomy

English language learners (ELLS) should be developing thinking skills as they acquire English,and they should be asked critical thinking questions from all levels of Bloom’s Taxonomy.

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Career in Environment Science

Environmental Science as a career offers immense job opportunities. The word ‘Environmental Science’ incorporates within it several activities for the protection of the environment. A career in environment studies calls for a strong interdisciplinary perspective. One can choose from an incredible diversity of career options centered on environmental concerns.

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