We are pleased to share exciting news regarding the expansion of our partnership with the University of Edinburgh. Since we first welcomed the University of Edinburgh to the edX partner network almost two years ago today, we have been honored to work together to bring edX learners across the globe access to high-quality courses from the University of Edinburgh, in subjects that range from climate...
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We are honored to announce that The University of Edinburgh, an institution dedicated to delivering excellence in teaching and learning and consistently ranked as one of the world’s top 50 universities, has joined edX. The University of Edinburgh shares a mission in line with edX’s own, as the institution believes that online learning is an increasingly important method of teaching and is committed to opening...
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Discussing the Future of Educational Technology Today we are thrilled to kick off the 2015 edX Global Forum, where members of the edX community – researchers, technologists, learners and innovators – gather to discuss the future of education. EdX partners from around the world are joining us in Washington D.C. this week, where Georgetown University, edX Contributing Charter Member, is our gracious host for this...
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One of the worst things about having a job and other responsibilities is that I don’t have as much time for continuing education as I used to. Add in the cost of graduate school and the fact that I’m across the country from many of the schools that I would consider applying to (such as Georgetown, where I was accepted into the Computers, Communication, and...
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I’ve been working with edX and Berkeley on CS169x for some time now, incorporating components of it into my Software Engineering class at Hawaii Pacific University (HPU). I’ve collaborating closely with the course instructors Dave Patterson and Armando Fox in their Beta Instructor program, using Small Private Online Class (SPOC) instances of their MOOC in the class I teach at HPU. Using the SPOC instance...
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