This post originally ran on LinkedIn. Mayor Bill de Blasio of New York made news last month with an important promise to his city: he introduced an initiative that would systematically increase computer science education in city classrooms, with instruction to be made available in all public schools by a proposed deadline of 2026. As I recently wrote in the Hechinger Report, we at edX...
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This post was originally published on LinkedIn on September 16, 2015. September officially marks the beginning of the Back-to-School season in the U.S. and many parts of the world. Images on TV show students all over the world boarding school buses, purchasing school supplies and assembling on college campus quads. But I see another Back-to School scenario, and it looks quite different: adults, at home engaged in the best...
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作者：Anant Agarwal, edX CEO, 麻省理工学院教授 我能走到今天在很大程度上是因为他的缘故。他曾经称我为“老鹰的儿子“。这一称谓出自这位以脾气暴躁著称的高中老师的口，既不是出于对我的钟爱，也不是溢美之词，而是因为他刚巧逮着了我在教室里吹口哨。 J.L.萨尔达尼亚是St. Aloysius高中的一名数学老师，St. Aloysius是我在印度卡纳塔克州邦班加罗尔市上的公立学校。 他教高中数学，主要教几何。他的工作绝非易事，因为作为学生，我们像大多数青少年一样，不懂礼貌且不守规矩。我们还给老师们起一些不好听的外号。
I am pleased to share news of our collaboration with Qualcomm Education to further develop edX’s mobile capabilities and enhance our open source platform to benefit learners around the world. Qualcomm Education harnesses the power of the company’s innovations in mobile technology to improve student engagement and learning outcomes. Collaborating on a wide range of initiatives, including an enhanced mobile app, edX and Qualcomm will take MOOCs...
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