Favorite Online Education

This features a list of all of my favorite online education sites and apps.


  • SchoolCourse

    Commercial Web Windows Mobile Android Website

    An online learning platform with unlimited courses, workshops, and teacher collaboration at a low monthly fee. Courses and video lessons of drawing, general computing, web design, web development and more.

     

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  • iversity

    Free Web Website

    iversity.org is the European platform for online learning that enables universities to share a broad range courses with students from around the globe, providing them with the opportunity to earn recognised credentials, no matter where they are. This new dimension of learning is what we describe with the phrase: “study anywhere”.
    We work in close cooperation with instructors, higher education institutions and knowledge-based companies to provide high-quality courses that are engaging, interactive and fun.

    In summary: iversity makes higher education more accessible, more affordable and more personalised.

     

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  • Quizlet

    Freemium Web Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad Website

    Simple tools for learning anything.
    Search millions of study sets or create your own. Improve your grades by studying with flashcards, games and more.

     

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  • So.cl

    Free Personal Web Android iPhone Android Tablet Windows Phone ... iPad Website

    So.cl (pronounced "social") is a social networking service and social search engine operated by Microsoft FUSE Labs. Usage of the services is currently unavailable for users under the age of 18.
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    So.cl appears similar to Google+ and borrows concepts from Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest. It occupies a niche role and is intended to augment rather than replace these services. Users are able to post a collage of pictures pertaining to a specific topic and share it with friends or "followers". Users are also able to post visual comments under these posts be sending "riff"s. Riffs are a separate collage of graphic media that relate to the topic of the post. By using riffs, users are able to communicate with other users with media that are related to the interests.

     

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  • myVLE

    Freemium Web Website

    myVLE is free, powerful, easy-to-use and ready-to-deploy Course Management System (CMS), also known as a Learning Management System (LMS) or a Virtual Learning Environment (VLE).

     

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  • edX

    Free Web Website

    Based on a long history of collaboration and their shared educational missions, the founders are creating a new distance-learning experience. Anant Agarwal, former Director of MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, serves as the first president of edX. Along with offering online courses, the institutions will use edX to research how students learn and how technology can transform learning—both on-campus and worldwide. EdX is based in Cambridge, Massachusetts and is governed by MIT and Harvard.

     

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  • Studifi

    Commercial Web Android iPhone Website

    Studifi is an online teaching and collaboration platform.

     

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  • theLearnia

    Free Windows Web Website

    theLearnia is a free social educational network that allows millions of online students around the world to gain equal opportunity for education, learn while communicating together and share their knowledge.

     

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  • Khan Academy

    Free Windows Web Android iPhone Windows S ... Android Tablet iPad Website

    Khan Academy is not-for-profit with the goal of changing education for the better by providing a free world-class education to anyone anywhere.

    All of the site's resources are available to anyone. It doesn't matter if you are a student, teacher, home-schooler, principal, adult returning to the classroom after 20 years, or a friendly alien just trying to get a leg up in earthly biology. The Khan Academy's materials and resources are available to you completely free of charge.

     

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  • Wikibooks

    Free Web Website

    Wikibooks is a Wikimedia community for creating a free library of educational textbooks that anyone can edit.

     

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  • ActivePresenter

    Freemium Mac Windows Website

    ActivePresenter is a solution for creating screencast videos, handouts, manuals, documentation, and interactive training presentations. With the full-featured editor, ActivePresenter allows you to edit audio/video, tweak the look and feel of content, and define the branched scenarios easily and effectively. Supporting the latest web standard HTML5 and the ability to integrate with Learning Management Systems, the content created with ActivePresenter can be delivered virtually to any devices and platforms.

    Create high quality screencasts for FREE in 3 simple steps:

    1. Record your computer screen along with audio narration:

    Record full motion video with crystal clear quality and high fps (depends on your computer speed)
    Capture screen as a sequence of slides based on interactions.
    Automatically generate appropriate annotations for each action
    NO WATERMARK AND NO TIME LIMIT!

    1. Improve your screencast quality by adding/editing:

    Attractive callouts/annotations for explaining each action
    Changing mouse cursor path
    Remove/change unneeded parts
    Add more video overlays
    Sync audio, video and overlays
    Closed Captioning

    1. Export your screencasts to various video formats: AVI, MP4, WMV, FLV, MKV or WebM
      Easily share or upload to video sharing sites
      Run same content on any platforms and devices which support HTML5.
      Pushlish to leading Learning Management System using SCORM standard.
      Track and report key metrics to evaluate learner performance

    ActivePresenter is released as 3 editions:

    • Free Edition: Can create video (MP4, FLV, AVI, MKV, WMV, WebM)
    • Standard Edition: Can create Video (AVI, MP4, WMV, WebM), Microsoft Word, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Excel, Adobe PDF and HTML output
    • Pro Edition: Similar to Standard Edition, plus the capability to create Interactive HTML5 Simulations

     

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  • Udemy

    Freemium Web Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad Website

    Udemy is an online learning and teaching marketplace with over 80000 courses and 24 million students, it uses content from online content creators to sell for profit.

     

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  • Playir

    Freemium Android iPhone Android Tablet Windows Phone iPad Website

    Create your own mobile apps & 3D multiplayer games with our super-easy design tools for iOS, Android, Windows Phone and HTML5! Less programming, more playing.

    Drag and drop - Makes your own menus and levels by simply dragging in new 3D models and images!

    Real-Time - The changes you make via source code or through our visual game editor is live sync'd in real-time. You don't need to waste time deploying to your devices or app stores, it just magically appears!

    HTML5 - we then run-time translate slow HTML5 APIs into fixed C++ functions to get the performance of native and the flexibility of the web.

    Open Source - our client side code is open source, so you can clone and publish anything you make directly on the app stores.

     

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  • Algebrarules.com

    Free Web Website

    All the most useful Rules of Algebra in one place: easy to understand, free, searchable, ad-free, open-source, and accompanied by informative descriptions & examples.

    These simple rules — applied with a pinch of imagination and a dash of arithmetic — can divide, conquer, and solve just about any algebra problem.

     

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  • Edustation

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Web Android Tablet ... iPad Website

    Edustation is a language learning platform for individuals, and SaaS language system for tutors, schools and companies.

    We offer a three dimensional learning place, where you can learn foreign languages, talk with others, and enjoy playing games or exercises.

    Moreover, on Edustation you will find different courses with different teaching approach served by our partners. Tutors and schools create with our Course Editor teaching material and place it within the platform.

     

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  • Moodle

    Free Web Website

    Moodle is an open source tool for creating online dynamic web sites for their students. To work, it needs to be installed on a web server somewhere, either on one of your own computers or one at a web hosting company.

     

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  • Zeqr

    Freemium Web Website

    Zeqr is a live knowledge sharing platform connecting knowledge seekers and expert tutors in real-time sessions for a unique learning experience, with video calling and screen-sharing built-in.

     

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  • FUN MOOC

    Free Web Website

    FUN: Higher Education Excellence. Online, Free and Open Courses.

     

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  • Degreed

    Free Web iPhone Website

    A million ways to learn, one place to discover, track and measure all of it. Get recognized for your skill, knowledge, and accomplishments with Degreed.

     

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  • MyEducationPath

    Free Web Website

    This website is created for students and learners. Our database contains 19 796 courses/programs from 30 providers.

     

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Comments on Favorite Online Education

lupuleasai
· Aug 2018 · Helpful Not helpful Report as spam

I would also add Pluralsight and Brilliant.org to the list

For extra coding, codinggame and codeacadamy are also good

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