12 Dozen Free Places To Educate Yourself Online. Post written by: Marc Chernoff Email All education is self-education.
Period. It doesn’t matter if you’re sitting in a college classroom or a coffee shop. We don’t learn anything we don’t want to learn. Those people who take the time and initiative to pursue knowledge on their own are the only ones who earn a real education in this world. If you’re interested in learning something new, this article is for you. Note that some of the sources overlap between various subjects of education. Science and Health MIT OpenCourseWare – MIT OpenCourseWare is a free web-based publication of MIT course materials that reflects almost all the undergraduate and graduate subjects taught at MIT.Tufts OpenCourseWare – Tufts OpenCourseWare is part of a new educational movement initiated by MIT that provides free access to course content for everyone online.
Business and Money History and World Culture Law Duke Law Center for the Public Domain – Duke University is counted amongst the best schools in the South. Manipulation of The People - Rudiments of Propaganda. Despite living in "the free world", there are very few free men and women walking around in our democracies.
Very few indeed. This is because some men and women have a human failing that drives them to want to manipulate others for the sake of power. That manipulation has enslaved humanity throughout most of its history, and still presents the most ominous threat to democracy. Following is an outline to that manipulation, and what we can do about it. W E THINK WE LIVE in a democracy, which is the type of society in which ultimate power lies with the people.
The rate and density of information flow has been rising exponentially since the end of the Second World War. With control over the West's mass media falling into the hands of a small group of multinationals (only 5 control just about all the US media), the potential for information flow to be spun by the interests of big business (and governments, which have a symbiotic relationship with big business) has never been greater. University Courses.
Online FIlm Festival : PBS. OS X Mountain Lion - Inspired by iPad. Made for the Mac. Free Medical Video Lecture courses. Codecademy launches platform to let anyone create coding lessons. Codecademy, the startup that makes an interactive and social web application aimed at teaching people how to write computer code, has gone the platform route.
On Monday, the company debuted Course Creator, a platform that allows anyone to make educational courses to teach programming techniques. Up until now, Codecademy, which launched in the summer 2011 class of Y Combinator, has developed all of its programming courses in-house. Codecademy Course Creator screenshot (click to enlarge) Codecademy co-founder and CEO Zach Sims tells me that the company has received thousands of requests from users keen to build their own coursework on the site, and views the launch of Course Creator as a major step in the company’s growth. “This is probably the biggest announcement we’ve made yet,” Sims said in an email Monday.
The financial implications here are interesting, too. Chuckneuschafer. Free online translator - online translations and dictionary - StumbleUpon. History & Politics. Khan Academy. HOW TO SUCCEED. Tucows Software Library : Free Software : Download & Streaming : Internet Archive. Translation.