Educational News

By Joanna Hughes January 25, 2019

'Lifelong learning' is one of the most popular concepts of the 21st century. In a recent CommunityVoice piece for Forbes, Preply.com CEO and Co-Founder Kirill Bigai discussed the role online learning played in his own career trajectory, along with highlighting key attributes found in successful online learning platforms. Here's a closer look at his insights.

From Online Learning to Business Launch

“Thirty years ago, most CEOs likely wouldn’t be boasting about their ongoing program of continuing education, but we live in a new world -- one where the demand a...

By Joanna Hughes January 15, 2019
No university can offer every class at every time, but smaller colleges and universities face even more challenges when it comes to maximizing their c...
By Alyssa Walker January 3, 2019
Some prisoners in Kenya and Uganda are studying their way out of prison and helping others in the process. Let's take a closer look.
By Alyssa Walker December 14, 2018
This past August, over 80 girls from 34 African countries attended the first Coding Camp in Addis-Ababa, Ethiopia, for 10 days. The camp launched the ...
By Joanna Hughes November 16, 2018
Online learning opens doors to many students. One particular demographic that’s taking advantage of this relatively new path to college degrees, accor...

Educational articles

By Ashley Murphy May 21, 2019
AI, or artificial intelligence, is the area of computer science concerned with the creation of intelligent machines that function like human beings. I...
By Ashley Murphy April 25, 2019
The global healthcare industry is booming, and it isn't showing any signs of slowing down. Aging populations, a rise in the number of chronic diseases...
By Joanna Hughes April 16, 2019
“Egypt is a great place for contrasts: splendid things gleam in the dust.” While French writer Gustave Flaubert penned these words more than a century...

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May 21, 2019 | Fraunhofer Academy
The main objective of the Program Wind Energy Systems is capacity building in the field of wind energy for research and industry with the experience of wind power research conducted by a unique educat... [+]
The main objective of the Program Wind Energy Systems is capacity building in the field of wind energy for research and industry with the experience of wind power research conducted by a unique education alliance: the University of Kassel, Germany’s leading University for sustainability as well as the Fraunhofer Institute for Wind Energy and Energy System Technology, part of Europe's leading research institute Fraunhofer. [-]
May 16, 2019 | SOAS University of London
International Development is a dynamic field concerned not only with processes of change in the South but of social, economic, political and cultural change in middle-income countries and the Global N... [+]
International Development is a dynamic field concerned not only with processes of change in the South but of social, economic, political and cultural change in middle-income countries and the Global North. The perspective of International Development analyses these processes as complementary and interdependent and engages the major policy challenges as well as efforts to overcome poverty and insecurity. [-]
May 16, 2019 | EC Council University
The Executive Leadership in Information Assurance specialization focuses on providing the fundamental skills that are required to understand global leadership concepts, bringing together all the compo... [+]
The Executive Leadership in Information Assurance specialization focuses on providing the fundamental skills that are required to understand global leadership concepts, bringing together all the components required for a C-Level information security position, and providing students with the knowledge of how to manage IT security projects to enhance the success rate for both organizations and IT managers. This specialization mostly leads individuals to assume the position of CISO and even CTO at companies. [-]
CalSouthern’s certificate in strategic leadership is designed to give you the knowledge and practical skills to effectively lead 21st-century business organizations. The innovative curriculum sp... [+]
CalSouthern’s certificate in strategic leadership is designed to give you the knowledge and practical skills to effectively lead 21st-century business organizations. The innovative curriculum spans multiple topic areas, including leadership strategies, management communications, human resources, and conflict management, among others. [-]

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