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2014-08-27 23:13:10

Free edtech start-up launches a full service in time for the new academic year. Whilst in beta version, 1 million educational resources have been created on ExamTime.com with 15 million learning sessions taking place. (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 An edtech start-up is turning the hype of edtech into reality with the launch of their ExamTime.com product out of beta. ExamTime.com is demonstrating the ability of powerful learning tools to drive engagement within education. Having been in beta for...

2014-08-16 23:02:56

An official celebration of the launch if Intrepid Learning's first-ever "MOOC on Corporate MOOCs", a content marketing MOOC run on the Intrepid Corporate MOOC platform. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) August 16, 2014 Intrepid Learning is proud to announce the successful launch of its first-ever “MOOC on Corporate MOOCs." The three-week course concluded on July 7, 2014, attracting over 1500 registrants from a diverse range of corporations. The MOOC (Massive Open Online Course)...

2014-08-13 04:22:01

ALISON.com targets its one million online learners in Africa with Free #Ebola Certificate Course. GALWAY, Ireland, Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A Free Online Certificate Course has been launched to help spread awareness and knowledge of the Ebola Virus, its dangers and threat, and information on how to avoid contracting the deadly disease. The course is aimed at both individual learners, and Schools, Colleges and Workplaces in Africa and Worldwide. On August 8th 2014, the...

2014-08-12 12:25:30

New course teaches the essential elements of user experience design BOSTON, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aquent, the leading global staffing organization dedicated to marketing, creative, and digital professionals, has launched a new course as part of Aquent Gymnasium, a revolutionary MOOC (massive open online course) initiative aimed at closing the skills gap faced by creative organizations worldwide. The course, titled "UX Fundamentals: Learning to design for your users," is intended for...

2014-08-12 08:38:47

-- App allows teachers to link Minecraft accounts to Canvas to automatically sync in-game actions with grades and assignments in Canvas SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Learning technology company Instructure, the creator of the Canvas learning management system for K-12 and higher education, today announced a major new experiment in K-12 learning by unveiling a suite of more than 15 MOOCs for teachers, students and even parents on its Canvas Network platform. The most ambitious...

2014-08-07 23:09:05

TERRORISM EXPERT: History Holds the Key to Preventing the Next Terrorist Attack. A noted expert explains that history can help us to understand and anticipate future terrorist attacks. Birmingham, AL (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 From the aggressive Al Qaeda affiliates in Africa to the Boston Marathon bombings, it seems terrorism is always in the headlines. But the news doesn’t always tell the full story. Terrorism expert Dr. Randall Law explains that we can understand more about...

2014-08-06 23:00:20

Draper University is proud to announce the Completion Challenge for its online entrepreneurship program. Fall 2014 and Winter 2015 students will get 50% of tuition back if they complete all lectures and assignments. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 Draper University is proud to announce the Draper University Online (DUO) Completion Challenge. Fall 2014 and Winter 2015 students will get 50% of the $850 tuition back if they complete the core curriculum. The goal of the DUO...

2014-08-06 04:22:56

POTSDAM, Germany, August 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Extensive worldwide interest in new main memory database technology has led the Hasso Plattner Institute (HPI) to offer a further open online course on this topic. The course, to be held in English, will begin on September 1 on the interactive learning platform http://www.open.hpi.de. Leading the latest Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) is Prof. Hasso Plattner, the co-founder and Supervisory Board chairman of the software giant...

2014-07-30 23:00:39

MyMobileUniversity is the global initiative to impact lives through education and it is a learning platform for all ages. MMU believes in the fundamental right to a quality public education for all and are now inviting individuals, who are passionate about the universal right to education, to come on board as Goodwill Ambassadors. Washington, DC and Malaysia (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 MyMobileUniversity (MMU) is a global initiative to impact lives through education by LTT Global an award...

2014-07-27 12:21:46

- MiriadaX offers free higher education that is open to a potential public of more than 600 million Spanish and Portuguese speakers. RIO DE JANEIRO, July 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Chairmen of Telefonica and Banco Santander, Cesar Alierta and Emilio Botin, respectively, met this morning in Rio de Janeiro to host the global launch of MiriadaX, the e-learning platform that both companies are jointly promoting and has already become the largest in the Spanish-speaking world. The event was held...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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