Carlos Slim Funds Spanish Translation of Khan Academy Videos

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Many publications are covering Carlos Slim’s announcement of an alliance with Khan Academy to translate the highly regarded, if scientific-centric, videos into Spanish. The FT questions the value: But to judge by some of the online lessons the Khan Academy is Continue reading

“There’s a Market Failure Going On:” Salman Khan on the Failings and Future of Education

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Salman Khan recently spoke with The Stanford Daily about his thoughts on the trials facing the current higher educational system and its potentially bright future. The two part interview (the first part was published last week, the final part appeared Continue reading

Forbes Asserts Education Innovation is Being Shaped Right Now

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The November 19th issue of Forbes features Salman Khan, founder of Khan Academy, on the cover. Michael Noer’s article delves into the evolving world of education and explores how Salman Khan built a successful nonprofit that reaches over 10 million Continue reading

Khan Academy Goes Offline with Discovery Lab

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Salman Khan stepped out from behind his YouTube channel to interact with students at the Khan Academy Discovery Lab summer camp this year. Middle school students signed up for the camp through khanacademy.org and reported to class on June 25 Continue reading