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Stanford offers online creativity course featuring Warner Music Group artists

- Innovative online course connects participants around the world to build creative problem-solving skills through the lens of music.…

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Stanford and Carnegie team up to launch online forest monitoring course

- Powerful software developed by the Carnegie Institution for Science is now available at no cost to people who complete a training course hosted by Stanford Online.…

'iLabs' offer a new way to add science experiments to online education

- By making digital versions of real-world science experiments available to anyone on the Internet, Stanford Professor Lambertus Hesselink has developed a new approach to integrating laboratory experience with massive online science courses.…

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Stanford launches latest version of iPhone and iPad Apps course on iTunes U

- Beginning this week, the incredibly popular Developing Apps for iPhone and iPad course is now available for iOS 7 on iTunes U and, as always, all you have to do is subscribe to take this free, self-study course. In this new version…

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Nanomanufacturing: Pushing the Boundaries of Scale, Speed and Learning

- Nanotechnology is a relatively new field at the confluence of physics, science, and engineering, but its impact on our lives is astounding. From the phones and computers we use to the solar cells that convert sunlight into electricity…

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Tales of the Body: Bridging the Communication Gap in Science Education through Online Learning

- The human body is as mysterious as it is amazing. In Dr. Anne Friedlander's Environmental Physiology course – which will be offered as a free Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) to the public this winter – the body’s mysteries and its amazing…

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Stanford to collaborate with edX to develop a free, open source online learning platform

- EdX will be available as an open source learning platform on June 1. In support of that move, Stanford will integrate features of its existing Class2Go open source online learning platform into the edX platform.…

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Incoming Stanford students already engaged in scholarly community

- Through Stanford's online course site created for the Three Books Program, freshmen and transfer students have participated in live chats with faculty and advisers over the summer.…

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Stanford seed grants for online learning highlight international collaboration

- Faculty members in education, medicine, law and the humanities are the latest recipients of Stanford funds for innovative approaches to teaching and learning.…

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Stanford online coursework to be available on new open-source platform

- As part of its effort to promote expanded access to high-quality online learning opportunities around the world, Stanford helps launch the OpenEdX open-source platform and begins offering summer coursework on it.…

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Stanford course explores social networking in the 18th century – and in nature

- An interdisciplinary freshman course shows students how networking predates Facebook by hundreds, even millions of years.…

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Stanford software engineering MOOC aims at future startup CEOs

- Instructors hope to provide people worldwide with crucial skills for starting their own companies.…