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Education 2020-07-07T21:01:19Z
Amazon's best books of 2020 so far 4x3

The 10 best books of 2020 so far, according to Amazon's editors

From bestselling novels to historical deep dives, here are Amazon editors' top picks for the best books of 2020 so far.
Education 2020-07-07T17:18:00Z
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Coursera's MasterTrack programs offer a portion of master's degrees online from universities like Duke and the University of Chicago for a fraction of the cost — here's how they work

Coursera offers MasterTracks in topics like Machine Learning for Analytics from the University of Chicago or Blockchain Applications from Duke University.
Education 2020-07-06T14:56:00Z
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11 online courses that teach you how to be happier — most are free and taught by Ivy League universities

Positive psychology is the study of happiness and meaning. These online courses can teach you ways to be happier in your everyday life.
Travel 2020-07-04T10:47:00Z

Babbel is a fun and flexible platform offering 13 different language learning programs to English speakers. Right now get up to 50% off subscriptions for Fourth of July weekend.

For beginners and those looking to brush up on their skills, Babbel offers an affordable way to access engaging lessons in 13 different languages.
Education 2020-07-02T15:06:00Z

13 sites where you can learn how to code online for free or close to it

Coding is a valuable skill in an increasingly digital, remote workforce. If you want to teach yourself how to code online, here's where to start.
Education 2020-07-02T14:34:00Z

Coursera's new annual subscription, Coursera Plus, grants members unlimited access to over 90% of its online classes for $399 a year

Coursera Plus is a $399-a-year subscription to unlimited online learning. Here's how it works, how much it costs, and everything else you should know.
Education 2020-07-01T16:48:00Z

Coursera's 23 most popular online courses right now — from public health courses on COVID-19 to the science of happiness

Coursera is a popular online learning platform. These are the most popular classes in Coursera's library right now, most of which are free to audit and under $100 per month to complete.
Education 2020-07-01T16:03:00Z

10 affordable data science courses and programs you can take online — offered by Harvard, MIT, and companies like IBM, Google, and Amazon

In a digitally dependent economy, data scientists become increasingly important for companies looking to make the best decisions.
Education 2020-06-30T15:46:00Z

31 free Harvard University classes you can take online through edX

Harvard offers over 140 online courses via learning platform edX. Anyone can audit them for free, or you can pay for a certificate and access to graded assignments.
Education 2020-06-29T15:53:00Z
Travel 2020-06-25T21:06:00Z

Fluent City is a language-learning platform that sets itself apart by offering group classes and one-on-one lessons via Zoom — but it's more expensive than other app-based options

Fluent City leverages language processing AI programs to create vocabulary and grammar lessons coupled with live video instruction and chats.
Education 2020-06-22T20:29:08Z

17 online computer science classes from MIT you can enroll in for free

MIT is one of the founding members of edX, a popular online learning site. You can enroll in 17 computer science courses for free.
Education 2020-06-15T19:45:54Z

Coursera's new Workforce Recovery Initiative gives unemployed workers free access to 90% of its online course catalog — here's how it works

Government agencies can apply to give unemployed workers free access to thousands of courses, specializations, and professional certificates.
Education 2020-06-15T16:35:00Z

15 cloud tech courses you can take from Coursera, edX, and Udemy that are cheap or available for free for a limited time

Pick up the skills needed for a career working with cloud technology through these budget-friendly online courses, some of which award a certificate of completion.
Education 2020-06-10T21:52:00Z

9 Harvard computer science classes you can take online for free — including an intro course that's already enrolled 2 million people

Harvard's CS50 introductory computer science course is its largest on campus, and it's enrolled 2 million people online.
Reviews 2020-06-08T15:09:00Z

MasterClass offers online cooking classes with professional chefs like Thomas Keller and Dominique Ansel — here are 11 of the best ones

If you're looking to improve or learn some new cooking skills, you can learn from professionals like Gordon Ramsay on MasterClass.
Travel 2020-06-05T20:21:54Z

Busuu is a language-learning app that offers 11 language options for native English speakers — here's how it works and what you get with the free and premium plans

Busuu follows an internationally recognized scale for assessing language learning fluency and connects users with native speakers.
Education 2020-06-03T15:39:00Z

MasterClass is an e-learning site that offers classes taught by celebrities and industry leaders. Here's what it's like to use, the best classes to take, and answers to all your FAQs.

MasterClass courses are all taught by well-known celebrities who are experts in their fields. Here's how it works, and the best classes to take.
Education 2020-06-02T15:29:47Z

Coursera is offering 90% of its online classes to college students for free until September 30, 2020 — here's how to enroll

Free courses range from computer science and public health to humanities, plus guided projects, specializations, and professional certificates.
Education 2020-05-29T22:01:19Z

NBC News launched a 'Meet the Press' video series with college journalists acting as the press — here's what it covers and how to watch

NBC News is giving college journalists the chance to ask lawmakers about issues impacting communities, campuses, and the future of higher education.
Education 2020-05-28T21:10:00Z

Codecademy started as a Columbia University programming club — now a reported 45 million people use the site to learn how to code for cheap

Codecademy teaches students around the world how to code, from perfecting Python and Java to learning HTML and CSS.
Education 2020-05-28T20:26:28Z

This free online Harvard course on family engagement in education has enrolled more than 80,000 people as millions of students turn to remote learning

"Introduction to Family Engagement in Education" teaches best practices for caregivers at home to support student success with remote learning.
Travel 2020-05-28T19:42:29Z

Rype offers students one-on-one video language lessons via Skype — but it's a pricier and less flexible option than app-based language-learning platforms

Rype offers dedicated one-on-one video lessons for language learning and is ideal for users who learn best through a conversational approach.
Education 2020-05-26T20:51:00Z

Contact tracers will account for thousands of new jobs in the coming weeks and months, and this free online course from Johns Hopkins teaches people how to succeed in the role in just 6 hours

The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Health has created an online course that teaches students how to become a contact tracer, a public health role that helps slow the spread of COVID-19.
Education 2020-05-26T19:10:42Z

Udemy's most popular online courses range from coding bootcamps to photography lessons — and most are under $15 for new users right now

Udemy has thousands of students across the globe taking online classes from data science, marketing, and photography to an entire MBA in one course.
Education 2020-05-26T16:56:00Z

Popular NYU professor Scott Galloway has a new course on business strategy anyone can sign up to take — I took away MBA-like insights for way less money than going to business school

I took Scott Galloway's business strategy course online, and it gave me some great MBA insights for a fraction of the price I would have had to pay.
Travel 2020-05-22T18:54:00Z

The best cheap or free online resources to learn a new language

From casual apps to structured classes, here are the best affordable or free online tools to learn a new language.
Reviews 2020-05-22T17:12:00Z

32 graduation gifts under $100 that the class of 2020 will love

Regardless of their post-grad plans, congratulations are in order. There's something for everyone in the class of 2020 in this under-$100 gift guide.
Education 2020-05-22T14:17:27Z

Codecademy is donating 100,000 Pro memberships, which normally cost $20 a month, to furloughed or unemployed workers — here's how to apply for one

Codecademy's Pro membership gives students unlimited access to 1,800 hours of learning, plus perks like real-world projects and step-by-step guidance.
Reviews 2020-05-20T18:23:00Z

Online learning platform Udemy is running a Memorial Day sale for new users — classes start as low as $10.99 and come with lifetime access

Enroll in a class on virtually any topic starting as low as $10.99 through May 31 — from learning Python to mastering digital photography.
Education 2020-05-15T20:24:00Z

edX MicroMasters programs cover up to 50% of a full master's degree curriculum, and they're a fraction of the price

edX MicroMasters programs are a cost-effective way to knock out 25% to 50% of a full university master's program online.
Reviews 2020-05-15T15:44:00Z

Online education site Shmoop helped me understand difficult topics and prepare for tests in school — here's why I recommend it to all students

Shmoop offers a library of free and premium content, including in-depth learning guides, test prep courses, and credit-eligible online classes.
Education 2020-05-15T13:28:00Z

Yale's most popular class ever is available free online — and the topic is how to be happier in your daily life

Yale University is offering its most popular course for free on Coursera. I signed up for it — here's what "The Science of Well-Being" is like.
Reviews 2020-05-14T22:02:00Z

25 thoughtful high school graduation gifts she'll actually want to keep

Regardless of her post-high school plans, you can show her how proud you are of everything she's accomplished with these thoughtful grad gifts.
Reviews 2020-05-14T17:27:00Z

7 cheap online classes to help you land your next job – from writing cover letters to negotiating salaries

If want to get hired, you have more control than you imagine. Cheap online classes help make the faceless process seem more navigable.
Education 2020-05-14T15:35:00Z

9 online computer science classes that are free until May 31 — and each comes with a free certificate you can add to LinkedIn

Coursera is offering 100 free courses for online learners until May 31. Here are some of the computer science skills that you can pick up for free.
Education 2020-05-14T14:13:00Z

15 skills LinkedIn says are most likely to get you hired in 2020 — plus the affordable online courses you can take to build them

LinkedIn created a list of the most in-demand hard and soft skills of 2020. We created a list of online courses to help you build these resume skills.
Education 2020-05-13T19:03:00Z
Education 2020-05-13T16:00:00Z

100 online courses from Coursera are $0 now through May 31 — here's a list of all the classes open for free enrollment

Coursera has made 100 online courses free until May 31. Now you don't have to pay $50-$200 for the certificate that you can add to your LinkedIn profile.
Education 2020-05-13T15:25:00Z

Coding company Codecademy organized a free 'Learn From Home Day' on May 13 with companies like Twitch, Duolingo, and Y combinator — the schedule includes guided meditations from Headspace and a four-ingredient cooking class with Food52 recipe developer

Codecademy partnered with Duolingo, Casper, Twitch, and more to bring you a full day of interactive sessions and online classes led by the experts. It'll cost you $0 to attend.
Reviews 2020-05-08T21:00:00Z

37 of the best graduation gifts you can give to upcoming high school or college grads

Graduating from college and high school means lots of new responsibilities and a tight budget with which to answer them. Here are 37 gifts to give in 2020.
Reviews 2020-05-08T18:23:00Z

Online learning is growing faster than ever — we compared 4 of the top platforms leading the way

Thanks to online learning platforms, a physical classroom is no longer the only place to gain an education. You can now learn anything, anywhere.
Education 2020-05-07T21:51:00Z

Coursera has a free CME-eligible course that gives students an overview of COVID-19 in just 3 hours

Students will learn to recognize the symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of COVID-19 as well as how it spread around the world.
Education 2020-05-07T14:37:00Z

11 affordable online writing classes taught by bestselling authors and writers to improve your communication skills

Online classes are affordable, flexible ways to not only learn the proper strategies, but also practice and receive feedback on your writing.
Education 2020-05-06T20:30:00Z

12 free public health courses that award a certificate upon completion — from a Yale course on disease clusters to a CME-eligible course on COVID-19

Coursera has made 12 public health courses free for enrollment, including a class on COVID-19 that's CME eligible.
Education 2020-05-05T14:49:00Z

edX offers free classes and affordable professional certificates from Harvard and other top universities around the world — here's how it works

Few online learning platforms make getting a quality education easier or more affordable than the non-profit edX.
Reviews 2020-05-01T14:32:00Z

Online-learning community Skillshare offers thousands of free and affordable creative, business, and technology classes to students — here are the top 15 courses from the site

Skillshare online classes offer the chance to learn from top teachers with real experience across a wide range of industries at an affordable price.
Education 2020-04-30T16:50:00Z

This online marketing analytics program from UC Berkeley will give you 75 credits toward a full Master's of Marketing degree for less than $1,000

The four-course, 16-week online Marketing Analytics MicroMasters Program offers strong value for marketing professionals looking to make a measurable impact.
Education 2020-04-29T15:43:00Z

15 bestselling courses on CreativeLive are on sale starting at $15 — learn how to retouch images, photograph weddings, and effectively manage your time

Online courses offer easy ways to make improvements in your life. CreativeLive is a great choice for anyone seeking to advance their creative skills around photography, art, and more.
Reviews 2020-04-29T00:15:00Z

The 33 best new books to read this spring, according to Goodreads

Goodreads' spring book list spans seven genres, so there's something for everyone to read, including new material from Emma Straub and Samantha Irby.
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