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Everyone has an opinion on parenting. Move beyond the chatter and opinion surrounding parenting by looking directly at the science. In The Science of Parenting course by UC San Diego, you’re given the scientific findings and data that can help you make your own sensible, informed parenting decisions.   Do you have parenting questions you want to ask an expert? Do you want to learn more about The...

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From the latest nutrition recommendations to newer, more effective workouts, wellness is a topic that we’re all talking about.  The conversation is evolving past simply eating an apple a day to include ways to practice mindfulness, self-care, and maintain a happy and healthy life.  We’ve picked some learner-favorite courses, all rooted in science and research, that will help you pursue your own path to wellness....

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3 In-Demand Programs to Help You Jumpstart Your Career Built in collaboration with leading organizations and experts, Microsoft Professional Programs (MPP) are designed to teach you the skills you need to start the career you want. After the successful launch of the MPP in Data Science, Microsoft has created two new tracks in two of the most in-demand and growing fields today, Big Data and Front-End...

Read More about Microsoft Professional Programs: Data Science, Big Data and Front-End Web Development

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Fall is approaching in some parts of the world and that means many things; football season, changing foliage, warmer clothes and the start of a new school year. It could also be the first step to a college degree thanks to Arizona State University’s (ASU) and edX’s Global Freshman Academy (GFA). GFA is offering a variety of unique online courses this fall allowing you to jump...

Read More about Get Ahead this Fall: Credit Eligible Courses

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There’s no doubt about it, technology has changed the way we communicate and receive information. And because of this change, businesses have had to adapt how they communicate and build relationships with their customers. Today, consumers are in information overload and look to the Internet, email or mobile devices to receive information about their favorite brands and companies. As a result, over the past few...

Read More about Why You Need to Add Digital Marketing Skills to Your Resume