I found edX, and Microsoft’s Data Science Essentials course while researching online certification courses on data science. As a Ph.D. candidate, I regularly dive into a lot of research and absolutely loved the skill set taught through the Data Science Essentials course. The videos provided were interactive, well-structured and convenient. Through this course, I learned about R Studio & Azure ML – a powerful tool for...
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As a middle school teacher, I need to be up to date on all of the subject matter that I am teaching to my students. However, once you’re out of grade school yourself, that material can be easy to forget! I was hired at my current school with a three year intern license, and was recently at the point in my career where I was...
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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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This review by Rodrigo Serrano was originally posted on ClassCentral. Rodrigo is a passionate digital learning professional based in Paris, France. Have you posted a review of your edX course? Let us know – email firstname.lastname@example.org. Statistics for Business 1 is a superbly designed, spreadsheet-based course on introductory statistics and probability. The truly practical approach of the course should attract just about anyone wishing to gain...
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World Statistics Day was created in 2010 by the United Nations General Assembly and is celebrated once every five years on October 20th. Over 130 countries participate in supporting the collection and use of official statistics to inform policy decisions and improve the lives of millions. In honor of World Statistics Day, we’ve highlighted some outstanding statistics and data analysis courses that show how data...
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