How to Get a Superior Online Education, for Free
It would cost you a minimum of $37,000 to enroll for a year at one of the top 10 schools in the United States, according to the U.S. News & World Report. However, anyone with a computer will now be able to take courses from half of those schools … for free.
At TEDGlobal 2012, Stanford University professor Daphne Koller introduced us to Coursera.org, an effort to bring rigorous college courses online to anyone who wants them.
“We can transform the study of human learning from hypothesis-driven to data-driven mode,” Koller explained.
via TED Blog