online education http://wvxu.org en Online Learning and MOOCs http://wvxu.org/post/online-learning-and-moocs <p></p><p></p> Wed, 09 Oct 2013 10:30:10 +0000 Mark Heyne 18158 at http://wvxu.org Online Learning and MOOCs Khan Academy - Free Education for Anyone http://wvxu.org/post/khan-academy-free-education-anyone <p>You may have seen the recent <strong><em>60 Minutes</em></strong> piece about innovator <strong>Salman Khan</strong> and his<a href="http://www.khanacademy.org/"> <strong>Khan Academy</strong></a>, the online site dedicated to providing a free, world-class education to anyone, anywhere. . He shares his vision about an education free of state mandates and lengthy lectures in his just released the book <a href="http://www.amazon.com/One-World-Schoolhouse-Education-Reimagined/dp/1455508381/ref=sr_1_1?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;s=books&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1351081412&amp;sr=1-1&amp;keywords=salman+khan"><strong>One World Schoolhouse: Education Reimagined</strong></a>, and he joins Ann Thompson on the phone to discuss his successes thus far, and what will be coming next.</p><p> Fri, 04 Jan 2013 05:30:10 +0000 Ann Thompson 7631 at http://wvxu.org Khan Academy - Free Education for Anyone Educational Innovator Salman Khan http://wvxu.org/post/educational-innovator-salman-khan <p>You may have seen the recent<strong> 60 Minutes</strong> piece about innovator <a href="http://www.khanacademy.org/"><strong>Salman Khan and his Khan Academy</strong></a>, the online site dedicated to providing a free, world-class education to anyone, anywhere. Fri, 26 Oct 2012 05:30:20 +0000 Ann Thompson 5382 at http://wvxu.org Educational Innovator Salman Khan