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Online Education Company Udacity Is Tech’s Latest Unicorn

Online education startup Udacity has raised a huge new round of funding that, according to a source close to the company, values the business at around $1.1 billion.

What Training Professionals Can Learn From MOOCs

Training professionals need to make MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) adoption a priority for training companies and their customers. Luckily, there is a lot of data and learning available from the current MOOC providers. This article outlines few ways MOOCs can be made into today’s premium training platforms, with ease and effectiveness.

Better Residential Learning Is The True Innovation of MOOCs

This week the edX community is being graciously hosted by Georgetown University to discuss our initiatives in open online learning.

EdX is, at its heart, a non-profit consortium of educational providers. This is not what I think folks normally think of when they think of edX.

Say “edX” and most people will talk about MOOCs and the technological platform, (in the case of edX an open source platform), that enables teaching and learning at scale.

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