All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘edX’

LinkedIn Partners With Online Education Sites To Let Users Display Accomplishments

LinkedIn has partnered with a handful of online education companies to add accomplishments to users’ LinkedIn profiles. The company has launched a pilot program with Coursera, EdX,, Pearson, Skillsoft, Udacity and Udemy. When the user completes a course from one of these providers, they’ll get an email with a link that will let them save a certification or completed …

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Harvard, MIT Launching Free edX Courses

Harvard recently announced its new initiative to add book metadata available for public search for all of its libraries, and now the ivy league research school has teamed up with MIT to offer free online courses, a new program called edX. The edX initiative is a non-profit organization that is funded by both institutions, with each contributing roughly $30 million …

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