Learning has no age limit and Internet is full of educational resources. One just needs to know what to look for. A lot of web sites offer free and paid courses on world wide web. In this article, we will share some educational sites which offer free and paid course – and can be utilized by everyone (no age limit).
First one we would like to highlight is Coursera, a famous learning platform. It offers learning resources for university and college students. Learners can join for free and build skills be taking courses and getting certifications. Coursera offers online degrees from globally recognized universities . Business program are available towards learning solutions for enterprise and teams.
Khan Academy is a non profit organization which aims to provide free world-class education for anyone , everyone. Learning courses at the academy range from math for pre-k to 8th grade, high school and college math, science, computing, arts & humanities, economics and life skills. Khan Academy has partnered with post secondary schools which helps them curate necessary courses and learning material for the internet.
Udemy is a great source of learning for anyone. Users can find educational courses around variety of topics and purchase them. Udemy portal is user friendly and does contain a lot of free courses. Teachers and subject matter experts can become instructors on the portal. There are hundreds of instructors from around the world which offer courses and teach at Udemy. Find courses around design, development, marketing, IT & software, personal development, business, photography and the list goes on.
Free courses listing on Stanford University live portal have a lot to offer. There are variety of topics including AI, arts, business management, computer science, data science, and engineering. Learners can have flexibility with the availability of self-paced courses. Stanford portal is a great resource for free courses.
Similar to Stanford and other universities, MIT offers free courses online. These courses are very in-depth. Course features include video lectures, interactive assessments, and assignments. Students can take undergraduate and graduate courses.
Code.org promotes learning computer science at home. Courses at Code include application development, robotics and programming languages. They have a big audience of 50 million students and 1 million teachers. There are course offerings from grade K to 12 and beyond 12. Importantly, Brief Hour Of Code tutorials are available for quick learners.
Ted-Ed is a great resource for learning and is completely free. Students can jump in and explore a variety of subjects from arts, mathematics, design, technology and the list goes on. Lessons within courses include videos, articles and interactive animations. Ted-Ed is a great resource to learn about new topics.
Fun Brain is a free educational tool for kids (pre to grade 8). There are games, reading and math zone options. There are a lot more game offerings in comparison to other categories. Games and reading options are visible on screen based on grade selection. Moreover, reading material can be purchased and downloaded.
Technology and development enthusiasts are well aware about Git and Github. Github offers a free education portal for students. One can get access to GitHub student developer pack, campus experts, teacher toolbox, and campus programs.
In conclusion, there are tons more similar offering when it comes to oinline learning. Do comment out your favorite one. One can always utilize some of these learning portals to learn or enhance a new skill.
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