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Accredible Blog: 5 MOOC Professors To See Before You Die

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“The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.”

- William Arthur Ward

Times have changed. The new rock stars are top professors from top universities. The brave knights of 21st century fight the darkness of ignorance,…

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Coursera Blog: Stay on Track with the Deadlines Calendar Feature!

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Editor’s Note: Pamela Fox is Coursera’s Lead Student Team Engineer. Here is her post about a useful new Coursera feature called “Deadline Calendar”!

I know it’s a matter of much debate, but I personally love that Coursera classes actually impose schedules and deadlines on students. I have a…

edX Blog: San Jose State University and edX Expand Course to CSU Campuses

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By Ping Hsu Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering; San Jose State University


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In the fall of 2012, edX embarked on an experiment with San Jose State University (SJSU) and Professor Khosrow Ghadiri to test the impact the edX platform could have on traditional on-campus learning.

Coursera Blog: More great universities. More amazing courses. Huge Coursera welcome to our 17 new partners!

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Today, we are thrilled to welcome 17 more universities — including four international schools — onto Coursera, including:

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557 Free Online Courses from Harvard, Yale, MIT, and More!
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Stanford announces 16 online courses for fall quarter
EdX to offer learners option of taking proctored final exam

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