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60 Free Computer Science College Courses You Can Take Online in 2015

Published on a recent Hacker News post by user denismars, the 60 following computer science courses are all online classes that are provided completely for free by various professors, departments and universities across the world through each respective university’s website. According to GitHub user prakhar1989, the originator of the list, the 60 computer science courses are

Duolingo for Schools brings the language learning platform into the classroom

Duolingo has unveiled a new platform designed specifically for use in schools that promises to make it easier for teachers to keep up with students’ language learning progress. Although Duolingo for Schools is the company’s first formal steps to shift into the classroom, it follows the groundwork laid down by the introduction of the Duolingo Test Center in April last year. Duolingo

Wish You a Very Happy and Prosperous New Year!

The year 2014 is ended and i hope that you’ve achieved most of your personal targets this year. If not, it’s never too late to make a fresh start. Let us use the start of the year 2015 to make new resolutions and act upon it positively. Let us leave all the sadness, regrets, and the painful moments

Google Classroom, an education platform for teachers, opens to all Apps for Education users

After releasing a preview in May, Google is making its free Classroom tool available for anyone with a Google Apps for Education account. Classroom offers a single dashboard and unified system for Google’s other services, such as Docs, Drive and Gmail, so that teachers can easily deliver classroom materials and assignments with their students. Lecturers

President Pranab Mukherjee asks private sector to improve higher technical education

While calling attention to the poor quality of Indian technical education, President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday urged the private sector to improve higher technical education standards in the country in a changing global environment. Noting that while a formidable educational infrastructure was in place to cater to students, Mukherjee pointed out that the education provided

Gujarat announces 91 job vacancies for Professor and Associate Professor Post

Department of Health Medical Services and Medical Education under Government of Gujarat announced 91 Job vacancies for the post of Professor and Associate Professor. The recruitment will be on contract basis at Government Medical Colleges. The applicants who find themselves eligible for the post can submit their application forms before November 29, 2014. Details of

Mumbai University will crack down on plagiarism

The Mumbai University has finally woken up to the problem of plagiarism in research work. All research work, including theses and dissertations published by professors doctoral students from the university and its affiliated colleges will now be scrutinised using anti-plagiarism software. The university decided to address the problem of plagiarism, which is one of the