Tech Enabled education
YOUTH & TECH - Education Resources
Check out our new Careers in Tech booklet specifically designed for grade 9-12 students interested in pursuing a career in tech. This booklet highlights a variety of tech jobs, their daily tasks and activities, post-secondary requirements, potential employers and salary ranges!
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IBM just opened this platform to all educators!
P-TECH, created by IBM and standing for Pathways in Technology Early College High School, represents the best of what public-private partnerships can look like, with students taking high school and college coursework simultaneously and engaging in industry-guided workforce development. Technology and jobs are changing faster than education systems. Open P-TECH helps students and educators close this gap by offering free digital learning on the tech skills of tomorrow!
Khan Academy is a non-profit, educational organization that offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empower learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom. With volunteer experts in a number of different fields including computer science, math, and English, Khan Academy’s content is appropriate for K-12 students.
Open Education Online Courses - ACADEMIC EARTH
Academic Earth was launched on the premise that everyone deserves access to a world-class education. The world of open education has exploded in the last ten years - these curated lists of online courses are hand selected to show you the very best offerings by subject area. Whether you want to explore a new topic or advance in your current field, Academia Earth brings the amazing world of academia to you for free.
Open Education Online Courses - CLASS CENTRAL
Universities around the world are offering their courses online for free (or at-least partially free). These courses are collectively called as MOOCS or Massive Open Online Courses.
Class Central has catergorized classes as Computer Science, Mathematics, Programming, Data Science, Humanities, Social Sciences, Education & Teaching, Health & Medicine, Business, Personal Development, Engineering, Art & Design, and finally Science.
LYNDALIBRARY - via the Winnipeg Public Library
LyndaLibrary is a version of the popular lynda.com service tailored for libraries. lynda.com is a leading online learning company that helps anyone learn business, software, technology, and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. With your Winnipeg Public Library card, you can access the hundreds of thousands of videos lynda.com offers. There is something for everyone, with courses for the very beginner to professionals.