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Posted in: Learner Stories

Mexico City, Mexico | Age 19 I live in Mexico City, with both of my parents. Since I was little, I was taught to respect the world we live in, and most of all, respect all forms of life. I became vegetarian when I was 13 years old. At school, one of my favorite lessons was biology. I was amazed of how all the mechanisms...

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Bangalore, India I am a 25-year-old living in Bangalore, India with a Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics and Communication. I was part of the pilot 6.002x course Circuits & Electronics, in the Spring 2012, taught by Anant Agarwal. I heard of that through posts on various online blogs (I remember seeing one on TechCrunch). During 6.002x I got to know more about edX. I loved the...

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Posted in: Learner Stories

Vancouver, B.C., Canada I am working my way through the edX curriculum. I’m very motivated, and believe my certificate has impressed more than one soul. From working in manufacturing, I am now a service engineer working for a great company. My 6.002x Circuits & ElectronicsedX certificate was the key to the job promotion that changed my life. I took 6.002, taught by edX President and MIT...

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New Delhi I live in New Delhi, India and I’m in the 10th grade and I’m 15. Since I was 12, I have been making little circuits of my own and I taught myself how to solder and began making more complicated 
things like music amplifiers and tinkering around with ICs. Thing is, I liked making all this, but I didn’t know how they actually...

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Boulder County, Colorado I am a part-time ski instructor and the mom of five teenagers. We live in a small mountain town in Boulder County, Colorado. When I read about edX in our local paper last year, my initial thought about the online courses was, “That’s really exciting!” My 15-year-old son, who was just beginning to become enthralled with math and chemistry, suggested that we...

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Posted in: Learner Stories

Jabalpur, India I really enjoyed edX’s 6.002 Circuits & Electronicscourse offered by MITx this past fall and was really pleased to get an “A”. Because the follow-up course, 6.003x, is not offered yet, two other students and I decided to start our own online MOOC. So we created 6.003. I served as the website developer and created the whole website. Ashwith and Dan helped me in creating video...

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