15 Full Distance Learning Scholarship for Developing countries in MSc Forestry at Bangor University, UK 2014

Brief description Bangor University, UK, through the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission (CSC) offers up to 15 fully-funded Distance Learning scholarships for developing Countries 2014/2015 Eligible Field of Study MSc Forestry About Scholarship Bangor University, UK, through the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission (CSC) are pleased to announce up to 15 fully-funded scholarships (each worth over £12,000 to cover […]

How to Apply for Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship 2014 Competition – anyone with the Desire can Become an Entrepreneur

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Deadline for entries: June 30 2014 The Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition is an international program launched by The Goi Peace Foundation, Stiftung Entrepreneurship (Berlin) and UNESCO. The competition provides a global platform for young entrepreneurs who aspire to create positive change in their communities. Everyone has the potential to become an entrepreneur. You do not […]

Now you can practice for SAT Test for free as Khan Academy partner with College Board

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Khan Academy has partnered with the College Board to directly address one of the greatest inequities around college entrance exams: the culture of high-priced test preparation. Now, for the first time, all students have the opportunity to practice for the SAT with completely free, best-in-class materials. The College Board, creators of the SAT, recently announced […]

United Nations launches 2014 online courses on Finance, Trade, and Intellectual Property for Sub-Saharan Africa

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The United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) has just launched the 2014 edition of the online training courses in financial management, international trade and intellectual property. These courses are intended for trade and finance professionals and officials from developing countries including least developed countries and economies in transition.  Since the introduction of online […]

8 Most Popular free Online learning Platforms – Take Free Courses

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Online learning, elearning, distance education or whatever combination of words you choose, is becoming more popular among students and learners world wide. When a group of online learners where asked what they liked about taking courses only, the predominant response was that it allow for freedom to learn at your own pace. All you need […]

Microsoft & University of People 4afrika Scholarship – Targets 1,000 Students

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Scholarship Name: Microsoft 4afrika Scholarship Brief description: Microsoft Offers 4Afrika Scholarships for 1000 African youth to pursue associate degrees in computer science and business administration with the first participating higher education institution, University of the People. UoPeople is the first participating higher education institution, but it is intended to offer scholarships at other African institutions, across […]

Learn and develop skills in Technology, Programming, Business, Design, Photography etc on Udemy Online Courses at 50% Scholarship – Limited time offer

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Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school. – Albert Einstein When it comes to learning or developing a new skill, you might have all the motivation in the world, but it’s in finding the time to do the work that lies the real challenge. Technology is dedicatedly breaking […]

Learn to Program: Online course to teach you how to become a programmer using Python – Starting August

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Do you want to learn how to program? Programmers make the web go round. You wouldn’t be reading this page or have a website like Google or Facebook to surf without the genius of programmers. Here is an opportunity for you to learn how to program, starting from the fundamentals. This University of Toronto, through […]

Coursera Online Education platform introduces 29 New Universities, 92 New Courses, 5 Languages for its 2.7 Million Students

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Coursera online education platform, is welcoming 29 new universities to the online learning community of 2.7 million students and 33 existing universities across 4 continents. With this development, the online education provider is nearly doubling the amount of schools offering courses on the platform, creating diverse learning opportunities for students. 16 of the 29 new […]

New courses open for enrolment at edX Online education platform

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Edx online education platform is introducing new courses for enrolment. Edx offers free courses from leading universities; Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Harvard University, University of California Berkeley, Wellesley University, University of Toronto etc Following are newly introduced courses at edX Introduction to Biology: “The Secret of Life” by human genome pioneer Eric Lander, starting March […]

7 Tips to Select the Right Online Education Program

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Online education is quickly becoming the preferred avenue for millions of adult students to obtain professional degrees and certifications. Yet, some studies suggest that as many as 28 percent of adult learners drop out of their classes within the first semester. This can be for a variety of personal reasons, but for many it’s because […]

10 expectations for online learning in 2013 by Research Specialist

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Looking through the development in web-based online courses over the years, Tony bates, Contact North Research Associate and online learning specialist, believes 2013 is the year online learning comes of age. In his recently released fourth annual predictions on how online learning will change in 2013, the online learning specialist predicts that web-base online education […]