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Free Online Courses: Top 50 Sites to Get Educated for Free

Whether you are looking for a master’s degree program, computer science classes, a K-12 curriculum, or GED study program, this list gives you a look at 50 websites that promise education for free. From databases that organize over 1,000,000 students throughout 16 universities, to a small library of documents for those interested in history, the… Read More ›

Students Tackle Video-Game Design – Globaloria

Many schools are participating in Globaloria, a U.S. program that enables K-12 students to design educational games with global and social relevance. Globaloria programs, in California, Florida, Texas, and West Virginia, live mostly within the formal education system. EdWeek described the role of computer game building in Tygarts Valley Middle and High School in Mill Creek, W.Va., where Globaloria curriculum,… Read More ›

“Tell me and I will forget, show me and I may remember, involve me and I will understand.” -------- Chinese Wisdom "Games are the most elevated form of investigation." -------- Albert Einstein
"I'm calling for investments in educational technology that will help create digital tutors that are as effective as personal tutors, educational software as compelling as the best video game," President Barack Obama said while touring a tech-focused Boston school (year 2011).