MOOC Massive Open Online Course – Khan Academy
Khan Academy is another Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) provider created in 2006 by educator Salman Khan, a graduate of MIT and Harvard Business School.
Mission is to provide ‘a free world-class education for anyone anywhere’.
All resources are available for free to anyone around the world, featuring thousands of educational resources on video tutorials which can all be viewed on YouTube, in many languages.
Khan Academy is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization, funded by donations.
Khan Academy and Khan Academy Kids
Khan Academy’s motto is “A free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere.”.
Khan Academy Kids
“The only free, comprehensive early learning app that will inspire a lifelong love of learning.”
It was created in 2005 by Salman Khan. Khan began teaching his cousins with simple online tools. The Academy receives funding from philanthropic organizations. The website of Khan Academy provides “a personal learning experience” with YouTube videos. The lessons are provided in many languages.
Courses are available in:
Science & engineering
Arts & humanities
Economics & finance
For more information: Khan Academy