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Education 2021-01-20T20:39:29Z
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As part of Udemy's sale, online courses in topics such as Python, game design, and drawing are as low as $11.99

Until January 21, Udemy is offering huge discounts. Here are 10 popular classes in topics like game design and marketing, all under $20.
Education 2021-01-19T22:57:07Z
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The best books of January 2021, according to Amazon's editors

Amazon's first list of top books for 2021 includes 12 powerful, expressive, and exciting titles that span a range of genres.
Education 2021-01-19T22:46:15Z
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The 9 best online courses, apps, and books to start learning German

Learning German is a worthwhile (if challenging) pursuit. Here are the 9 best online courses, apps, books, and websites to practice it at home.
Education 2021-01-19T21:19:47Z

10 free or affordable online courses that teach you how to be happier, taught by schools like Yale, UPenn, and Berkeley

Positive psychology is the study of happiness and meaning. These online courses can teach you ways to be happier in your everyday life.
Education 2021-01-19T18:51:45Z

Applications of IoT technology in the education sector for smarter schooling

The Internet's effect in education has been nothing short of amazing. No matter where you are in the world, if you have an internet connection, you have the world's knowledge at your fingertips. See how some companies are going to change the face of classrooms forever.
News 2021-01-19T17:58:16Z

A man taking a college-entrance exam in Tokyo was disqualified for refusing to keep his mask over his nose

After being disqualified, the 49-year-old man locked himself in a bathroom and refused to leave until he was arrested.
Premium Education 2021-01-18T18:02:21Z

5 important steps for getting your kid into an elite preschool, according to a veteran admissions consultant

Wendy Levey has deep roots in NYC's preschool scene and was featured in the film "Nursery University" documenting the uber-competitive process.
Education 2021-01-15T21:50:48Z

How to get unstuck in 2021: Your guide to small changes you can make to feel happier and healthier right now

Our e-learning team shares the online classes, books, apps, and resources to help you get what you want out of life in 2021.
Education 2021-01-15T19:10:44Z

Lori Gottlieb's book 'Maybe You Should Talk To Someone' has helped many people, including me, feel more comfortable with going to therapy — here are her best tips on starting therapy during a pandemic

I asked psychotherapist and bestselling author of "Maybe You Should Talk To Someone" Lori Gottlieb for tips on starting therapy in quarantine.
Education 2021-01-14T21:14:34Z

These 8 books and podcasts helped us maintain happier, healthier relationships with partners, friends, and family during the pandemic

From therapy podcasts to books of questions to ask each other, here are the resources that helped us grow closer to our loved ones this year.
Premium Strategy 2021-01-14T16:51:43Z

6 bootcamps that cost little to nothing upfront, teach students crucial tech skills, and help them land roles at Google and Spotify

Income share agreement programs, or ISAs, allow students to pay back the full tuition after landing a steady tech job post-graduation.
Education 2021-01-14T15:32:01Z

UPenn's online master's in computer science costs a third of an in-person degree and can land you a job in the rapidly growing tech field

Through Coursera, UPenn's online computer science master's degree is accepting applications for Fall 2021. Here's how much tuition costs and the deadlines to apply.
Education 2021-01-13T23:08:38Z

18 insightful books, podcasts, and online resources that helped us manage our mental health while quarantining

Taking care of our mental health is crucial, especially in quarantine. Here are some of our favorite books, classes, and podcasts.
Education 2021-01-13T21:46:49Z

Audiobooks are the most underrated form of quarantine entertainment — these are the best apps for listening

Audiobooks help me stay entertained in quarantine while also making boring tasks (like walking or cleaning) fun. Here are the best apps I've used.
Education 2021-01-12T22:54:00Z

LinkedIn is offering free online classes based on the top skills people are getting hired for in 2021

LinkedIn is offering free online courses based on what members are getting hired for, like project management and digital marketing, until January 31.
Education 2021-01-11T22:37:36Z

Codecademy is offering 21% off all its annual memberships through January 22

A Pro membership gets you unlimited access to all of Codecademy's online coding and programming courses, including certificates of completion.
Education 2021-01-11T21:40:26Z

Coursera Plus is now $100 off through January 20 — you'll get almost unlimited access to online courses and professional certificate programs from top schools

Coursera Plus is now discounted at $296 (originally $399), giving you access to over 3,000 online courses from top universities and companies.
Education 2021-01-11T19:55:48Z

6 wellness apps that have actually improved my wellbeing without adding to tech burnout

From quick, custom yoga classes to reminders to drink more water, these apps help me feel better without increasing unhealthy screen time.
Education 2021-01-08T23:15:31Z

8 games, apps, and workshops you can do virtually with your friends to stay connected while quarantining

From virtual workout and cooking classes to book clubs and improv workshops, here are ways to stay connected to your friends during the pandemic.
Education 2021-01-08T22:13:04Z

I saved $10,000 by investing my own money without an advisor. Here are the books that taught me how.

Learn more about investing, how the stock market works, individual shares, and dividends with these 8 beginner personal finance books.
Education 2021-01-08T21:15:23Z

5 soft skills LinkedIn says will get you hired in 2021 — and the online courses to help you develop them

LinkedIn used data to find the top soft skills employers look for. Here are the top five, and the online classes you can take to get them.
Education 2021-01-08T18:21:31Z

12 affordable online classes that can help improve your mental health during the pandemic — from Yale's free positive psychology course to journaling and drawing prompts

If you want to learn more about mental health, online courses can be a great resource to boost awareness and learn coping strategies.
Education 2021-01-08T15:31:35Z

5 expert-led online courses to help you write a cover letter and get hired faster

These online courses will give you a great cover letter template, show you how to use keywords, and improve your overall job application process.
Education 2021-01-07T17:15:35Z

Coursera's free online resume course will teach you how to organize, write, and format a resume that gets to the top of the stack

Led by a SUNY career counselor, this resume-writing course teaches you the best templates, formatting, and keywords to use to stand out.
Premium Tech 2021-01-05T16:24:11Z

Here's how 64 top edtech startups are looking to disrupt Harvard as part of a $9 billion market

From digitizing the classroom and admissions process to VR medical training, these 64 companies are innovating in higher education right now.
Education 2021-01-04T23:16:38Z
Education 2021-01-03T20:30:31Z

Homeless parents' lawsuit forcing New York City to provide WiFi for 114,000 homeless students will head to trial

With 114,000 homeless NYC students challenged by remote learning, a lawsuit to expedite the roll-out of WiFi in homeless shelters across New York City advances.
Premium Education 2021-01-02T14:30:00Z

How to get your kid into NYC's prestigious 92nd Street Y Nursery School, according to 3 preschool consultants and a parent

Getting into the preschool where celebs like Michael J. Fox and Katie Couric send their kids requires strong networking skills, among other things.
Education 2020-12-31T16:14:36Z

Instructional design helps you create classes, trainings, and apps that people actually learn from. Here are online classes you can take to get better at it.

Instructional design is about making education more fun and effective. Here are online courses, certificate programs, and free blogs to learn more.
Education 2020-12-30T20:57:06Z

Amazon Prime members have access to tons of cheap online classes on Prime Video. Courses are taught by experts across endless topics, from history to singing, and cost as little as $2.

Amazon Prime has an online educational collection courtesy of The Great Courses, from history and language classes to National Geographic videos.
Military & Defense 2020-12-30T20:15:52Z

17 West Point football players accused in cheating scandal still remain on team

West Point's honor code says that "a cadet will not lie, cheat, steal, or tolerate those who do."
Education 2020-12-30T17:26:36Z

16 online Princeton courses you can take completely for free, from architecture and history to global health and government

Coursera and edX offer many free Princeton classes in topics ranging from public health to psychology.
Education 2020-12-30T17:04:57Z

10 free or affordable online courses, apps, and resources to learn Hindi, the world's third most popular language

Whether you wish to travel or work in India in the future, or want to expand your Hindi knowledge, these online resources can teach you in no time.
Education 2020-12-29T20:19:10Z

I use Coursera to take all the fun classes I didn't have time for in college, like an art history course taught by the Museum of Modern Art. Here's why it's such a great resource for pursuing your hobbies and interests.

To explore interests outside of work, I took an affordable online art history course through Coursera and MoMA, one of the top museums in the world.
Education 2020-12-29T17:41:33Z

10 free or affordable online courses and programs that can help you land a project management job

Whether you want to learn more about project management or plan to take the Project Management Institute's PMP exam, here are 10 courses that'll help.
Premium Tech 2020-12-28T17:53:59Z

The next big thing in classrooms: 'Zoom on wheels' robots are seeing a surge in demand

Telepresence robots still lack crucial capabilities, but students and teachers young and old credit their mobility to helping them stay engaged.
Premium Strategy 2020-12-28T16:18:35Z

Top MBA admissions officers and consultants offer their best advice for making your application stand out in 2021

Standardized tests may be waived in light of COVID-19, but you still need to show how you have the quantitative chops to succeed in business school.
Strategy 2020-12-27T14:39:19Z

Elon Musk said a college degree isn't required for a job at Tesla — and Apple, Google, and Netflix don't require employees to have 4-year degrees either

Students assume getting a 4-year degree is the only way into top companies like Tesla, Apple, and Netflix. But that isn't always true.
Education 2020-12-26T15:00:00Z

PRESENTING: The 12 most prestigious preschools in New York City

We rounded up advice and suggestions from preschool consultants and insiders to pick out the 12 best programs in Manhattan and Brooklyn.
Education 2020-12-24T20:14:28Z

10 free or affordable online courses, apps, and books to learn Russian, from Duolingo to Rosetta Stone

Learn how to speak, listen, read, and write in Russian with these affordable online classes, language-learning apps, YouTube videos, and workbooks.
Education 2020-12-23T21:41:26Z

15 online courses, workshops, and books that will teach you how to write a standout personal essay

These online courses, workshops, and books will teach you everything about personal essays, from the format and outline to writing an introduction.
Premium Education 2020-12-23T20:30:29Z

'It's definitely not a church. It's just a corporation.' Ex-Hillsong students speak out about 'systematic abuse' and 'cult-programming' at the celeb-favorite church

Students from Hillsong College, which is affiliated with Justin Bieber's church, say they were forced to sign NDAs and mop auditoriums.
Premium Strategy 2020-12-23T19:43:55Z

10 books MBA professors at top schools like Stanford, Harvard, and Kellogg are recommending to their students

MBA professors are modifying their reading lists to better prepare the next generation of business leaders post-pandemic.
Education 2020-12-23T19:25:47Z

13 e-learning sites where you can learn to code online for free or an affordable price

Whether you're learning Python or Java, there are many affordable online coding and computer science courses, and some offer certificates or degrees.
Education 2020-12-22T21:38:54Z

15 affordable Skillshare classes to take if you want to boost your business, design, or tech skills

Skillshare's short online classes give students the chance to learn from experienced industry leaders and even get feedback on their work.
Education 2020-12-22T19:43:11Z

21 of our favorite books to give as gifts, from a bestselling cookbook to must-read memoirs

From coffee table books and juicy novels to a Book of the Month subscription, here are the Insider Reviews team's best books to give as gifts.
Education 2020-12-21T23:04:34Z

If you want to learn American Sign Language, here are 10 free or cheap online courses, apps, books, and resources to start with

Affordable resources have helped me learn to fingerspell and remember ASL vocabulary. Here are some of the best classes, books, and apps.
Education 2020-12-21T21:43:52Z

9 e-learning classes, books, and podcasts we loved in 2020 — from Yale's popular course on how to be happier to Margaret Atwood's writing MasterClass

Remote learning was more popular than ever this year due to quarantine. Here were some of our favorite online courses, books, and podcasts in 2020.
Education 2020-12-21T21:23:43Z

Coursera offers affordable computer science courses from companies like Google Cloud and schools like UC Santa Cruz — and a bunch of them are free until the end of the year

Learn everything from introductory programming to how to build an Android app on Coursera. Many courses are free and offer certification.
Premium Education 2020-12-19T14:15:00Z

The 12 most prestigious preschools in New York City and how to get in, according to parents and consultants

To get your kid into one of the best preschools in the city, show how as a parent you'll contribute "professionally, monetarily, in service."
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