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Learn about marketing’s role within an organization, Issac Newton’s three laws of motion, how to preserve our tropical ecosystems or how to apply calculus and economics to real world problems. As the year winds down and you look forward to celebrating the holidays with family and friends, we hope you will take some time to explore edX courses, especially those starting in the new year.  Start 2016 smart and...

Read More about Marketing, Physics and Economics. Courses Starting in 2016 from edX!

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Learn the value of a flexible work environment, the importance of effective communication, how to design accessible software across multiple markets and cultures, or discover the myths about climate change. Set a personal goal to learn something new and enroll in an edX course today.

Computer Science Education Week Hour of Code
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Learn to code and program in Java, Python, Scratch, C#, and more! From December 7 – 13, edX will be celebrating Computer Science Education Week and Hour of Code – join learners from around the world and try an Hour of Code, and then continue your computer science learning on edX. We’ve pulled together some great computer science courses to help you begin or enhance your computer science and...

Read More about Learn Computer Science. Try an Hour of Code on edX during CSEdWeek.

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After taking an online programming course through MITx, Canadian farmer Matt Reimer develops a driverless tractor app to accelerate harvesting. This story originally ran on MIT News on December 1, 2015 from the Office of Digital Learning. Like most business owners, farmers are always seeking an edge to improve efficiency, productivity, and profitability. For grain producer Matt Reimer, the search for that edge drove him...

Read More about MITx MOOC helps a farmer develop an autonomous tractor app

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Enhance your HTML 5 skills, discover new features and tools in Excel – one of the most popular data software programs, analyze, discuss famous literary characters Scrooge and Tiny Tim, or learn more about the recent Ebola outbreak in West Africa. EdX’s mission is not only to provide high-quality education, but also to offer a wide range of subjects and skills you are looking for! Find the right course for you...

Read More about Health, Data, and Math. New Courses from edX!

"EdX courses gave me the knowledge I needed to advance my career, as well as the confidence boost I needed to get back into formal education."
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Just two edX courses can jump-start a career. James Peacock, age 34, recently contacted us via our Student Support channel to thank edX for providing the courses that would not only round out his industry knowledge, but also prompt him to go back to school for his MBA. I’m from the United Kingdom, where I’m currently working whilst studying for an MBA part-time. I work...

Read More about James Peacock: I owe my future career to edX

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Whether you want to learn about cultures in South Asia, design effective computer systems, understand your rights or lend your ear to 18th century musical performances, edX has the course that will help you gain knowledge and learn new skills. Explore edX courses and start learning today!

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Learning online helps gifted children preserve friendships as they advance. Parents these days are inundated with all kinds of advice: THIS food brand but not THAT one. THIS school but not THAT teacher. It can be overwhelming, and doubly so for parents of gifted children, whose unique needs can represent uncharted territory. That’s where Ame Nuccio found herself with her son, Joseph. Outwardly, Joseph is...

Read More about Joseph Nuccio: edX is the Best of Both Worlds

edX global forum GeorgetownX #FUTUREedu
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edX Global Forum 2015 We just wrapped up an invigorating and collaborative two days of discussions, sharing and working sessions at the edX Global Forum in Washington D.C. We thank our generous host, Georgetown University, as well as the edX partners, learners, professors, researchers and technologists who joined us from around the world to share their inspiring and thought-provoking experience and expertise. The Forum began with...

Read More about Lessons Learned On Campus, Online and Around the World

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Learn the chemistry behind wine making, the best path for your career, how the stars and galaxies were formed,i’ or how data is stored and managed on the Internet. With over 700 courses in a wide variety of subjects, check out edX courses that are right for you and enroll today!


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